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WHY SOUTH AFRICA IS NOT A “SHITHOLE” COUNTRY

I had to smile! The South African Department of Foreign Affairs scheduling a meeting with the American Embassy basically to ask the question: “Is South Africa a ‘shithole’ country?” As

#2018GRAMMYS : LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO NOMINATED IN 2 CATEGORIES

JOHANNESBURG – Legendary South African isicathamiya group, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has been nominated for the 60th Grammys taking place in 2018. The group is nominated in two categories, Best World

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DO FAILED LEARNER PILOTS SOMEHOW END UP AS DAREDEVIL TAXI DRIVERS?

Driving laws forbid any body part of a driver to hang outside a moving vehicle but for taxi drivers any rule is there to be broken. /Vathiswa Ruselo I had

SOUTH AFRICA’S ECONOMIC PROBLEMS ROOTED IN CORRUPTION’

JOHANNESBURG – Opposition parties and business organisations say a further downgrade by Standard & Poor’s Global and a review by Moody’s was to be expected, citing political uncertainty as the

NEL-PETERS DEDICATES MISS UNIVERSE WIN TO SOUTH AFRICA

CAPE TOWN – Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters says that she’s humbled and proud to be crowned Miss Universe. The announcement was made early on Monday morning at a star-studded

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CAPE TOWN AND JOHANNESBURG VOTED AS ‘TWO OF THE BEST CITIES’ FOR EXPATS

Cape Town and Johannesburg. Johannesburg and Cape Town. You can’t have one without the other. In fact, the friendly rivalry between the two cities is perhaps more healthy than obsessive.

GREEN ID BOOK STILL LEGAL DESPITE RUMOURS TO CONTRARY

South Africans can apply for Smart ID cards at any of the 180 offices that are equipped with the Live Capture System. The Department of Home Affairs clarified the rumour

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NIGERIAN BUSINESS FORUM SOUTH AFRICA IS SET TO LAUNCH IN SOUTH AFRICA IN FEBRUARY 2017

Nigerian Business Forum is a Non-Profit organization with the primary aim bring together members of the Nigeria community doing business in South Africa and to develop practical strategies that address

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#ZIMBABWE: MUGABE’S EXIT STRATEGY ON THE HIGH-LEVEL NEGOTIATION TABLE

Embattled Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and the military officers who toppled him from power early on Wednesday seemed to be locked in long and bitter negotiations about his future late

60% OF SUSPECTS ARRESTED FOR VIOLENT CRIMES IN GAUTENG ARE ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS

More than half of the violent crimes in Gauteng are committed by illegal immigrants. Gauteng Police Commissioner Lieutenant-General Deliwe de Lange said on Tuesday that about 60% of the suspects