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Outrage, secrecy, abomination, controversy, suspicion, and cat and mouse game, are some of the verbalisations around the events linked to the lion hunt in the Umbabat Private Nature Reserve bordering Kruger National Park (KNP), of what is believed to be Skye, leader of the Western pride.Many of you will feel jaded by the continued stories around this one lion. However, the narrative is not necessarily just about one lion. This story is about the...
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Op-Ed: The Judiciary is the Next Frontier for Land Reform

After President Ramaphosa’s recent late-night announcement that the ANC would press on with amending s25...

Sanco Infighting Set to Heat Up as Mkhungo Refuses to Vacate Office

South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) power struggle between its national executive committee (NEC) and...

DA Starts Process to Find Patricia De Lille’s Replacement

The race to become Cape Town's next mayor has officially started.The Democratic Alliance (DA)'s Federal...
Transnet chief executive Siyabonga Gama.

Transnet Executives Have Until EOB Today To Save Jobs

Three Transnet executives have until the end of business today to save their jobs or...
Convicted murderer Henri van Breda awaiting the outcome of his request.

Van Breda Refused Leave To Appeal

Western Cape High Court Judge Siraj Desai on Monday refused 23-year-old Henri Van Breda's application...
Former President Jacob Zuma

Still Unclear If Zuma Will Appear Before Commission To Answer State Capture Claims

Legal experts say they hope the commission of inquiry into state capture will reveal specific details about...
Julius Malema

Land Reform: Malema Has Ramaphosa Just Where He Wants Him

Julius Malema, the enfant terrible of South African politics, feels he’s got President Cyril Ramaphosa...
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Food Price Inflation: Get Ready To Pay R3000 For The 29 Cheapest Items

Food prices are rocketing due to the drought and the falling rand, and by next...
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo State Capture

Commission Of Inquiry Into State Capture To Begin

The Judicial Commission of Inquiry into Allegations of State Capture is scheduled to begin on...
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Lawsuit Says Google Tracks Phone Users Regardless of Privacy Settings

Google has been accused in a lawsuit of illegally tracking the movements of millions of iPhone and Android phone users even when they use...

UN Opens Book of Condolences in SA for Kofi Annan

The United Nations in South Africa on Monday opened a book of condolences following the death of former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, who passed...
Lombok residents walking amidst collapsed houses.

Another Series Of Powerful Earthquakes For Lombok – Indonesia

A series of powerful earthquakes have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, killing at least 10 people and setting off fresh waves of...
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Five Children Critically Injured After Blaze In France

A fire in a residential building near Paris on Sunday left seven people with serious injuries including five children who were in a "life-threatening"...
Koffi Anan

Kofi Annan: A Complicated Legacy Of Impressive Achievements, And Some Profound Failures

Danny Bradlow, University of Pretoria.Kofi Annan (80) was an important historical figure who played a critical role in many key events of the 1990s...

Former UN chief Kofi Annan dies

Kofi Annan, who died Saturday at the age of 80, led the United Nations through the divisive years of the Iraq war and the...
Remembering Kofi Annan

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Remembering Kofi AnnanHis family confirmed that he passed away at a hospital in Switzerland “after a short illness.” The Ghanaian diplomat’s legacy is complicated, he served as both head of the United Nations peacekeeping and...
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Sasol FY Profit Drops as Power Outages Hit Production

South African petrochemicals group Sasol said on Monday full-year profit dropped 6%, pulled down by interruptions to production, a stronger rand and employee share-based...
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Difficult Week Ahead For The Rand

The rand continued to weaken severely last week and ended Friday on even worse levels than the previous week.It seems the local currency is...
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How Marketplaces Unlock SME Potential In SA

21 AUGUST is World Entrepreneurs’ Day, a day when people who start their own businesses are celebrated globally. One of the biggest make-or-break factors for small...
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Should You Buy Or Rent A Home?

A question which often arises is ‘should I rent or should I buy?’ This is obviously a very broad and potentially multifaceted question but...
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How Women Can Secure Their Retirement

Why do men die first? Because they want to. As grating as that hoary, sexist adage is, women do, on average, outlive men by...
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How To Boost Your Confidence Minutes Before Your Interview

Interviews are scary because you only have one chance to impress the interviewer. Here are great tips to boost your confidence and help you...

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Erasmus ‘trims the fat’

Rassie Erasmus, Springbok coach and the South African Rugby Union Director of Rugby, trimmed his...
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Boks to be ‘changed’ for Mendoza

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus is planning some changes to his team for their return fixture...

Only 25 minutes of Boks display pleased Erasmus

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus was critical of his side after they defeated Argentina 34-21...

You can’t buy class – Mourinho

Jose Mourinho accused Manchester City of lacking class in a scathing response to his own...

Australia paceman Johnson retires

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Johnson said Sunday he was retiring from all forms of cricket...

Salas leads Indianapolis LPGA

American Lizette Salas had eight birdies in an eight-under par 64 on Saturday to take...

Djokovic downs Cilic

Novak Djokovic edged closer to a historic Cincinnati Masters title Saturday by booking his spot...

Halep beats Sabalenka to reach third Cincy final

World number one Simona Halep was aiming to make it third time lucky in Cincinnati...

Snedeker leads at rain-hit Wyndham Championship

Brandt Snedeker, who launched his Wyndham Championship campaign with a scintillating first-round 59, maintained a...

Klopp wary of Benteke threat

Jurgen Klopp has warned Liverpool to beware of the threat posed by Christian Benteke when...
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How the Lack of Affordable Vegetables is Creating a Billion-Dollar Obesity Epidemic in South Africa

Every Sunday afternoon, Thembi Majola* cooks a meal of chicken and rice for her mother and herself in their home in Alexandra, an informal...
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Time To Say Goodbye To The Plastic Straw. But What’s The Best Alternative?

Consider the plastic straw.The once ubiquitous and popular item has become a symbol of our throw-away culture and the proliferation of non-recyclable materials. In...
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Wheat DNA Breakthrough Could End The Misery Of Gluten Allergy

Scientists have decoded the entire DNA of wheat for the first time.Researchers hope the findings will allow them to produce new ‘low allergy’ varieties...
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Great African Eats: Grilled Lamb Chops with Rice and Pita Chips, Egypt

Egyptian cuisine features high-quality legumes and vegetables from the fertile Nile valley and delta. Yet, oddly enough, what became Egypt’s favorite fare, Kushari, originated...
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SA Swimmer Swims From Mozambique To KZN To Expose Dangers Of Plastic Pollution

Former competitive South African pool swimmer Sarah Ferguson’s close encounters with nature on her recent Elephant Coast expedition have unequivocally reinforced her determination to...
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The Best Foods To Eat For Gut Health

Eating the right foods is vital as this helps stimulate, the growth of beneficial bacteria in our gut and boost digestive health.If you’re one...
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Lack Of Sleep Turns Us Into ‘Social Lepers’

A lack of sleep can turn you into a grumpy ‘social leper’ who shuns human contact, a study suggests.Sleep-deprivation activates brain areas that make...
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Trading Your Thong For Granny Panties Is Actually A Thing

After all, what would an entire decade of retro fashion throwbacks be if the broeks we all grew up in never returned? Somehow, it comes...
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Long-Term Inhalation E-Cigarette Vapour Potentially Harmful

The vapour from e-cigarettes may boost the production of inflammatory chemicals in the lungs while disabling key cellular defenders against infection, a new study...

Treating Depression In Child May Boost Parent’s Mental Health

The bond between parent and child extends far beyond sharing similar looks or behaviours as a new study suggests that treating depression in teenagers...

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