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Courtney Brooks

Courtney Brooks

    SA tackles World Cup child-trafficking fears
    SA tackles World Cup child-trafficking fears
    Lesotho-born Thato was brought to South Africa at age three, by a woman she knew simply as "granny".
    Furry felons rob SA tourists
    Furry felons rob SA tourists
    Visitors to South Africa's premier holiday destination who are worried about becoming victims of the country's high crime rate could find themselves instead robbed by a more furry kind of felon: baboons....
    SA frets over World Cup immigrant boom
    SA frets over World Cup immigrant boom
    Godfrey Smith left his native Malawi last year to hunt for a job in Johannesburg, certain that the Soccer World Cup would bring a wave of opportunity....
    Warm welcome home for champ Semenya
    Warm welcome home for champ Semenya
    Thousands of people welcomed athlete Caster Semenya on her return to Johannesburg on Tuesday, despite a controversy over her gender that marred her...
    SA hit by service-delivery protests
    SA hit by service-delivery protests
    A wave of protests has erupted in townships across South Africa over shoddy housing and public services, adding to pressure on President Jacob Zuma...
    Strike halts construction at Cup stadiums
    Strike halts construction at Cup stadiums
    More than 70 000 workers involved in construction on 2010 World Cup stadiums embarked on a strike on Wednesday to press for higher wages,...