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Sean Christie

Sean Christie

    Zambia's guardian is quite a guy
    Zambia's guardian is quite a guy
    Sean Christie recalls a 2011 interview with new Zambian Interim President Guy Scott, a self-proclaimed do-gooder.
    'White gold' leaves a dark stain in Lesotho
    'White gold' leaves a dark stain in Lesotho
    For some in the mountain kingdom, water is a curse that has washed away any chance of a good life.
    Remembering Zimbabwe's great alien invasion
    Remembering Zimbabwe's great alien invasion
    Twenty years ago, 62 pupils at Ariel School said they saw an alien spaceship. It's still regarded as one of the most compelling events in UFO history.
    On the road with heroin smugglers
    On the road with heroin smugglers
    After meeting a Tanzanian stowaway, Sean Christie gets caught up in a hair-raising heroin run from Dar es Salaam to Cape Town.
    Zim's futures follow current trends
    Zim's futures follow current trends
    The country's stock exchange is finally going to be automated, but that is no hedge against the uncertainty.
    The Cape’s Adamastor gives kite-surfer kings wings
    The Cape’s Adamastor gives kite-surfer kings wings
    How Cape Town - with its "French Alps of wind" - became the hottest kite surfing destination in the world. Again.
    Searching for the soul of the Jukskei
    Searching for the soul of the Jukskei
    New-age explorer Sean Christie walked the length of the 50km Jukskei River in Johannesburg. Here he accounts for this foolishness.
    The good, the bad and the Bosman
    The good, the bad and the Bosman
    Herman Charles Bosman's colourful life story ?has been equally sanitised and sensationalised. The true story turns out to be rather well-hidden.
    Zimbabwe's forests are going up in smoke
    Zimbabwe's forests are going up in smoke
    The country's tobacco industry is recovering well – but at the expense of food and the environment.
    Ten years of crazy fokken rock
    Ten years of crazy fokken rock
    Some things have changed for the alternative rockers in Fokofpolisiekar. Sean Christie finds out about the decade that was.
    A tokoloshe ate my circulation but Gordin wants it back!
    A tokoloshe ate my circulation but Gordin wants it back!
    Sean Christie spent some time in the office of Daily Sun to establish what has changed since the death of its founder, Deon du Plessis.