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NIKI MOORE

NIKI MOORE

    Taxi industry tries to usher in smart card system
    Taxi industry tries to usher in smart card system
    The South African National Taxi Council (Santaco) is making another stab at introducing cashless smart card payment systems in minibus taxis, a...
    Utrecht is game for anything
    Utrecht is game for anything
    On a visit to a small private game reserve in northern KwaZulu-Natal, I made the mistake of getting out of the car to close the gate. Almost...
    Coal starts tourism project
    Coal starts tourism project
    The word's largest coal terminal has taken the initiative and involved a nearby rural community in a conservation project.
    Ban puts new jobs in the bag
    Ban puts new jobs in the bag
    Sharon Chick of Durban could quite easily have been one of life's victims. Left to raise two children on her own many years ago, she started a...
    Fishy frenzy in KwaZulu-Natal
    Fishy frenzy in KwaZulu-Natal
    If you are one of those people who will only touch a fish if it is deep fried with a sprig of parsley on top, you would not be interested in...
    Graft and the environment
    Graft and the environment
    The worst political scandal in the United States's history began with an insignificant burglary — a break-in on June 17 1972 at an office and...
    Tensions rise over land rights Bill
    Tensions rise over land rights Bill
    With final drafting imminent, the controversy-haunted Communal Land Rights Bill remains mired in strong objections from both left and right and...
    Call for peace in the valley
    Call for peace in the valley
    It was monumental tactlessness or spite: the triumphant signing of the settlement agreement last weekend that brought an end to the controversial...
    A holistic approach to Aids care
    A holistic approach to Aids care
    It sounds crass to call it a one-stop Aids shop, but that is exactly what it is.
    A boost for township B&Bs
    A boost for township B&Bs
    Bed and breakfast establishments in South Africa have come a long way.
    Firewood at a price
    Firewood at a price
    The road to Ingwavuma goes through a dustbowl. The veld is parched and the trees are stunted. Piles of firewood lie on the side of the road,...
    Time runs out for Dukuduku
    Time runs out for Dukuduku
    Conservationists warn that immediate drastic action is necessary to save the indigenous Dukuduku forest, which borders the Greater St Lucia World...