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Celean Jacobson

Celean Jacobson

    2010 legacy to help Africa's fight against Aids
    2010 legacy to help Africa's fight against Aids
    The Football for Hope centre is out to teach kids about more than just the "beautiful game". The first of 20 such centres across Africa was opened...
    Tourism chiefs warn against World Cup greed
    Tourism chiefs warn against World Cup greed
    South African soccer and tourism officials are warning hotels, airlines and restaurants not to scare off future tourists by hiking prices during...
    Tourists return to Zimbabwe
    Tourists return to Zimbabwe
    The number of tourists visiting Zimbabwe this year has more than tripled, a trade official said on Monday as entrepreneurs tried to lure investors...
    Mittal dismisses pollution claims
    Mittal dismisses pollution claims
    Strike Matsepe used his life savings to buy a small plot of land near the country's biggest steel mill, hoping it would become a thriving farm in...
    In South Africa, rape is linked to manhood
    In South Africa, rape is linked to manhood
    Dumisani Rebombo had not been circumcised, did house chores considered girls' work and was sick of being taunted for not being a man. So he took...
    Village remembers Zuma's boyhood
    Village remembers Zuma's boyhood
    Some of Ngobela Magwaza's fondest memories of his youth are of herding livestock through the lush Zululand wilderness of South Africa with Jacob...
    In SA's thriving democracy, politics has become ordinary
    In SA's thriving democracy, politics has become ordinary
    During the apartheid era, the whites who governed South Africa used to justify their grip on power by claiming black majority rule would plunge the...
    Zim opposition: We have not agreed to unity govt
    Zim opposition: We have not agreed to unity govt
    Southern African leaders declared on Tuesday that Zimbabwe's rival parties had agreed to form a unity government, but the opposition said that was...
    Bizos, at 80, counts his blessings
    Bizos, at 80, counts his blessings
    As a boy, George Bizos fled Nazi Europe for South Africa, where he became a lawyer and defended Nelson Mandela and an honour roll of anti-apartheid...
    Zim unity deal offers media glimmer of hope
    Zim unity deal offers media glimmer of hope
    Independent Zimbabwean newspaper editor Davison Maruziva says there's plenty of freedom of expression in Zimbabwe.
    ANC Youth League wields its power
    ANC Youth League wields its power
    Regarded by some as troublemakers and courted by others as kingmakers, the African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) has been basking in the...
    Zim power-sharing talks 'going smoothly'
    Zim power-sharing talks 'going smoothly'
    Power-sharing talks between Zimbabwe's rival political parties were going smoothly on Monday, a South African official said, a week after they...