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Sydney Masinga

Sydney Masinga

    Mpumalanga loses ground in war on HIV
    Mpumalanga loses ground in war on HIV
    According to a review of South Africa's national strategic plan to deal with HIV,   published by advocacy group the Treatment Action...
    TB strain: Resistance is fertile
    TB strain: Resistance is fertile
    It is 8am on a Wednesday and the final rush of people going to work and taking children to school is dying down. Hezekiel Nyoni (38) greets the...
    When mother is snatched away, Gogo picks up the pieces
    When mother is snatched away, Gogo picks up the pieces
    "She left me with so many children," says  Sophie Hlophe*, as if thinking out loud. The 69-year-old is sitting in the living area of...
    Double mastectomy - a drastic measure
    Double mastectomy - a drastic measure
    There is no evidence that a preventative mastectomy – the removal of a noncancerous breast – will completely eliminate the risk of...
    Celiwe could be home by the end of the month
    Celiwe could be home by the end of the month
    Celiwe Maseko, the second person in Africa to undergo a skin-cloning transplant, could find herself back home in Kagiso, Gauteng, before the end of...
    Furore surrounds Mpumalanga ANC elections
    Furore surrounds Mpumalanga ANC elections
    Facebook has been abuzz this week about whether ANC delegates in Mpumalanga will have to prove that they voted as instructed during the provincial...
    Reporter blames smear campaign on ANCYL leaders
    Reporter blames smear campaign on ANCYL leaders
    Disgraced Caxton journalist Mbekezeli Mbuli is willing to take a lie detector test to prove his claims that he was promised a job and a luxury...
    Mpumalanga is another Limpopo
    Mpumalanga is another Limpopo
    Wasted millions, bad financial management and poor service delivery are not the monopoly of the embattled Limpopo provincial government -- they...
    'ANC infighting' behind Ermelo riots
    'ANC infighting' behind Ermelo riots
    Internal ANC politicking has been blamed for the unrest in Wesselton township outside Ermelo, Mpumalanga, this week.
    Mystery of premier's stolen 'millions'
    Mystery of premier's stolen 'millions'
    After months of official denials, Barberton police confirmed this week that a case relating to R4-million that went missing from a farm owned by...
    Missing documents stall Mbombela deal
    Missing documents stall Mbombela deal
    Nelspruit's Mataffin community has accused its board of trustees of skulduggery after court documents went missing in its court battle over the...
    Hijacking 'an attempted hit'
    Hijacking 'an attempted hit'
    The South African Communist Party in Mpumalanga suspects that the attempted hijacking of provincial minister Madala Masuku -- the fourth attack on...