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Art imitates life at the National Arts Festival

This year’s National Arts Festival in Makhanda - the first live one since the pandemic - tackles unemployment, the Marikana Massacre and the manner in which black women in society are written about

Penny Mathumba to represent South Africa at Nobel Laureate meeting

The forum takes place from 26 June to 1 July on the Island of Lindau in Bavaria, Germany.

First case of monkeypox confirmed in South Africa

Disease detected in a 30 year old male who had no history of travel, contact tracing underway to identify any additional linked cases

Telling South Africa’s history to children through books

‘Soweto Tea Party’ is a children's book that tells the story of Dr Nokuthula Mazibuko Msimang’s childhood, growing up with a father under house arrest

What Youth Day means to South Africa’s young people

Three interns at the Mail & Guardian write about being young in South Africa today

South Africa takes second place in global news trust rankings

According to the report, news published by South African media outlets was trusted by 61% of the population, an increase from 49% in 2019

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