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Adri Kotze

Adri Kotze

    Go inside the trucker craze fuelling a blackmarket in dangerous 'sex enhancers'
    Go inside the trucker craze fuelling a blackmarket in dangerous 'sex enhancers'
    As office workers scurry home in the lingering light just after sunset in Harare, street vendors raise their sales pitches to prospective customers....
    [EXCLUSIVE] Qedani Mahlangu is not a registered student at alleged London school
    [EXCLUSIVE] Qedani Mahlangu is not a registered student at alleged London school
    Embattled former Gauteng Health MEC is not a registered student at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) as previously alleged...
    Raising hope: From street child to mother
    Raising hope: From street child to mother
    A bright pink comb is perched jauntily on Edith Kanengoni’s head. It bobs and weaves defiantly as she stirs a pot of maize porridge bubbling on...
    This costs just cents and could prevent half-a-million children from going blind
    This costs just cents and could prevent half-a-million children from going blind
    At first Grace Mwatathe was not too worried. Yes, in the twilight she did struggle to tell which was her goat to milk, even though it was only a...
    Would you put your baby in a cardboard box? Check out this parenting trend
    Would you put your baby in a cardboard box? Check out this parenting trend
    When Lucy Kaigutha read about a Finnish tradition that dates back to the 1930s, she was struck by a thought: Could the Scandinavians have a tool...
    Could better health for your baby come in a cardboard box?
    Could better health for your baby come in a cardboard box?
    South Africa is exploring the possibility of giving boxes to mothers of newborn babies in an effort to reduce infant deaths.
    Angelina Jolie takes on her biggest role — as a TB-sniffing rat
    Angelina Jolie takes on her biggest role — as a TB-sniffing rat
    Oblivious to the cameras and probing eyes, Angelina Jolie sniffs hard, her nostrils flaring. She is in heroine mode. Moving swiftly in the glass...
    Boko Haram leaves cruel legacy of trauma and starvation
    Boko Haram leaves cruel legacy of trauma and starvation
    Bulus Apollos is sitting in the small courtyard of a compound in Gomari Gana, an area with dusty streets in Maiduguri, Nigeria. His hands, gnarled...
    How to fund a failing health system
    How to fund a failing health system
    For two years, Widna Chiyangwa from Harare, Zimbabwe, suffered in pain. She was in her mid-40s and had four children to feed. But a broken ankle...
    Boko Haram: 'Deradicalisation' is the only hope for the stolen when they're 'free'
    Boko Haram: 'Deradicalisation' is the only hope for the stolen when they're 'free'
    It was after the 10pm curfew on a mid-February Thursday evening in Maiduguri, capital of Nigeria's northeastern Borno state and birthplace of the...
    Beer and stinky feet could be a fatal combination – for mosquitos
    Beer and stinky feet could be a fatal combination – for mosquitos
    Mosquito traps that smell like stinky feet are luring blood-seeking mosquitoes away from their human prey and to...
    South Sudan is bleeding itself dry
    South Sudan is bleeding itself dry
    When Saba Alfred Jamal was eight years old, a drunken relative accidentally shot him in the leg.