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4 WAYS TO GET THE MOST OUT OF SOUTH AFRICA’S UPCOMING PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

Public holidays should be used to create spaces to not think about work, Kumeshnee West, director of executive education at UCT’s Graduate School of Business, says. She believes the benefits

D’BANJ SAYS IT’S ON ALL OF US TO END EXTREME POVERTY

D’banj is using his music to contribute towards ending poverty. Dapo Oyebanje, popularly known by stage name D’banj, can be seen as one of the artists revolutionising African music with

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NEW SOUTH AFRICAN TAX COULD SEE YOU PAYING MORE FOR NETFLIX AND OTHER INTERNET SERVICES

The National Treasury recently published an amended regulation for electronic services. The regulation – which has an effective date of 1 April 2019 – will impact international suppliers of services

SOUTH AFRICA’S NEW VISA RULES TAKE EFFECT FROM 1 DECEMBER – HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

The Department of Home Affairs has published an amendment to the Immigration Act which is set to have major implications for immigrants, tourism and the economy. The changes – which

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SOUTH AFRICA AND NIGERIA: A TALE OF RISING OPTIMISM?, BY RAFIQ RAJI

…there is reason to be optimistic. If, as is often argued, poor governance and corruption are the major constraints on Africa’s development, increased accountability and citizens’ engagement, owing to social

JESUS WAS A REFUGEE

In South Africa, roughly 79% and in the US, 75% of people identify as Christians. In SA there are whispers of the Home Affairs department denying children born of illegal

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HERE’S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT INCREASE IN HOME ROBBERIES IN SOUTH AFRICA

The past year has seen an increase in the number of home robberies, with an estimated 156,089 incidents of home robberies being recorded according to the latest Victims of Crime

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NIGERIANS REACT TO $25,000 OFFER FOR GOALS AGAINST SOUTH AFRICA

Nigerians on social media have expressed mixed reactions towards the offer of a $25,000 cash reward to the national football team for every goal scored in Saturday’s cup of nations

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AKIN OMOTOSO TELLS TALES OF SOUTH AFRICAN MIGRANTS

In his latest film “Vaya,” Nigerian-born director Akin Omotoso explores the themes of migration and coming of age. “Vaya” tells the story of three strangers who get on a train,

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WHY SOUTH AFRICANS SHUOLD BE GRATEFUL TO ALL FOREIGNERS LIVING IN SOUTH AFRICA

South Africa is a country, whose people would still have been struggling to eke out a meager existence in the backwaters of their own country, had Nigeria and other African