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Sibongile Khumalo

Sibongile Khumalo

    Tokyo Sexwale runs for FIFA presidency
    Tokyo Sexwale runs for FIFA presidency
    Tokyo Sexwale, a South African anti-apartheid campaigner jailed alongside Nelson Mandela, hopes to beat the odds and become the first African to be...
    South African black doll breaks the Barbie mould in high style
    South African black doll breaks the Barbie mould in high style
    She is black and trendy, and young South African girls are learning to love her.
    School gives hope to pregnant girls
    School gives hope to pregnant girls
    Outcasts elsewhere, the schoolgirls chatter, compare homework and shuffle to class just like other teens but with one big difference – all...
    'Untold pain': Zuma calls for peace ahead of Marikana anniversary
    'Untold pain': Zuma calls for peace ahead of Marikana anniversary
    President Jacob Zuma called for reflection to restore peace in South Africa's mining industry on Wednesday, days before the anniversary of...
    Swift adjournment expected in Pistorius case
    Swift adjournment expected in Pistorius case
    Olympic and Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius will be back in the dock on Tuesday over the Valentine's Day killing of his girlfriend, just days...
    Marikana: Negotiators meet for 'peace talks'
    Marikana: Negotiators meet for 'peace talks'
    Almost three weeks into the work stoppage, about 50 negotiators from unions, non-union workers, the mine and the labour ministry met in the...
    World Bank: Education the only way to reverse inequality in SA
    World Bank: Education the only way to reverse inequality in SA
    Inequalities in South Africa are threatening economic growth, with children born into poor families unlikely to ever to escape poverty or reap the...
    Big celebrations at Mandela household unlikely for Madiba
    Big celebrations at Mandela household unlikely for Madiba
    He once partied lavishly with the likes of US talk show host Oprah Winfrey and other international celebrities, but for the past four years Mandela...
    Sugarcoated realities rear their ugly heads in SA
    Sugarcoated realities rear their ugly heads in SA
    Observers argue that while the much-emulated 1996-2001 Truth and Reconciliation Commission chaired by the Nobel Peace prize laureate focused on the...
    South Africans fight fat with new outdoor gyms
    South Africans fight fat with new outdoor gyms
    Sweat drips down the face of a plump woman as she shuffles between exercise machines and pauses to greet passersby in Soweto's first outdoor gym, a...
    Don't ruin our enchanted waters, say Venda villagers
    Don't ruin our enchanted waters, say Venda villagers
    The Venda people have, for generations, protected South Africa's Lake Fundudzi, a sacred royal burial ground believed to be the home of an albino...
    Fog harvesting gives water to South African village
    Fog harvesting gives water to South African village
    When plumes of fog gather above the rocky mountains encircling a remote South African village, children look at them with excitement, knowing they...