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Bongani Madondo

Bongani Madondo

    ​From shaman to star man: Bongani Madondo has an audience with Sanusi Credo Mutwa
    ​From shaman to star man: Bongani Madondo has an audience with Sanusi Credo Mutwa
    Bongani Madondo takes a trip across the Kalahari to meet the man and peek into his futuristic past.
    Year 2015: The Naafians have landed. Flee or fight?
    Year 2015: The Naafians have landed. Flee or fight?
    Bongani Madondo on the fictional Naafians's dark nights - in the shadow of a sacred mountain in the southwestern district of the Z'aniaa Republic.
    Class edition: Once we were 'The Madondos' - the special ones
    Class edition: Once we were 'The Madondos' - the special ones
    Writer Bongani Madondo relates how books have eased the psychic pain of his class-conscious family.
    Apartheid: Defiance was a dapper struggle, too
    Apartheid: Defiance was a dapper struggle, too
    Bongani Madondo searches for elegance in a vast exhibition of photographic material documenting life in apartheid South Africa.
    Enwezor turns a wanderer's eye to the bureaucracy of everyday apartheid
    Enwezor turns a wanderer's eye to the bureaucracy of everyday apartheid
    Okwui Enwezor: More about the man behind the 'Rise and Fall of Apartheid: Photography and the Bureaucracy of Everyday Life'
    Bonfire of the vanities: Divorce, death and designer dresses
    Bonfire of the vanities: Divorce, death and designer dresses
    Bongani Madondo puts on his voyeuristic shades to see how 2013 went tabloid.
    The curious case of Enoch Mgijima
    The curious case of Enoch Mgijima
    A century after the founding of the Church of God and Saints of Christ Bongani Madondo treks to 'New Jerusalem' to make sense of its revered prophet.
    Jub Jub: The life and trial of a South African child star
    Jub Jub: The life and trial of a South African child star
    The story of Molemo Maarohanye is about far more than a celebrity gone bad. Bongani Madondo tracks the breathtaking rise of the new money culture.
    Slikour on keeping it unreal
    Slikour on keeping it unreal
    The rapper behind 'Blackz Are Fools' won't apologise for the title, throws around Malema metaphors and says Indians and Jews will rip outsiders off.
    Bitch, please: I'm a hustler
    Bitch, please: I'm a hustler
    Khanyi Mbau has released her biography and stars in a make-or-break musical revue. Bongani Madondo traces her roots to Jo'burg's founding fathers.
    Deep Read: Go tell it on the mountain
    Deep Read: Go tell it on the mountain
    Bongani Madondo on the juju, trigger-happy cops, invincible men and the Marikana Massacre Blues.