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Sibongile Khumalo

Sibongile Khumalo

    Tokyo Sexwale runs for FIFA presidency
    Tokyo Sexwale runs for FIFA presidency
    Anti-apartheid stalwart and controversial businessperson Tokyo Sexwale is bidding to replace Sepp Blatter to become the first African FIFA president.
    South African black doll breaks the Barbie mould in high style
    South African black doll breaks the Barbie mould in high style
    Decked out in the latest fashions and sporting an impressive afro, complete with a tiara, Momppy Mpoppy is an African doll with a difference.
    School gives hope to pregnant girls
    School gives hope to pregnant girls
    Pretoria Hospital School does not condone early pregnancy, but offers girls the chance to continue learning in a non-judgmental environment.
    'Untold pain': Zuma calls for peace ahead of Marikana anniversary
    'Untold pain': Zuma calls for peace ahead of Marikana anniversary
    As the anniversary of the Marikana massacre draws closer, President Jacob Zuma has urged miners to remain calm and reflect on the "sad loss of life".
    Swift adjournment expected in Pistorius case
    Swift adjournment expected in Pistorius case
    Athlete Oscar Pistorius will be back in court for a pre-trial hearing that is expected to be adjourned as detectives continue their investigations.
    Marikana: Negotiators meet for 'peace talks'
    Marikana: Negotiators meet for 'peace talks'
    Officials have brokered closed-door talks between workers and management of Lonmin's mine to end a strike where violence has killed 44 people.
    World Bank: Education the only way to reverse inequality in SA
    World Bank: Education the only way to reverse inequality in SA
    A sobering World Bank report has found that poor South African kids are unlikely to escape poverty due to persistent social and economic inequalities.
    Big celebrations at Mandela household unlikely for Madiba
    Big celebrations at Mandela household unlikely for Madiba
    Nelson Mandela turns 94 on Wednesday, but is unlikely to attend celebrations as the frail icon has increasingly vanished from the public eye.
    Sugarcoated realities rear their ugly heads in SA
    Sugarcoated realities rear their ugly heads in SA
    Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu coined the term in 1994, but 18 years on, the "rainbow nation" is battling entrenched social and economic divisions.
    South Africans fight fat with new outdoor gyms
    South Africans fight fat with new outdoor gyms
    Soweto's first outdoor gym has caught on with many residents who are determined to lose their flab without signing expensive gym contracts.
    Don't ruin our enchanted waters, say Venda villagers
    Don't ruin our enchanted waters, say Venda villagers
    A bid to have Venda's Lake Fundudzi declared a heritage site has been met by suspicion by locals who want to shield the mystical site from outsiders.