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Ellen Hollemans

Ellen Hollemans

    Private security: A disturbing peace of mind (part two)
    Private security: A disturbing peace of mind (part two)
    In the second part of this feature on South Africa's private security industry, Ellen Hollemans spoke to security guards and experts in the...
    Private security: A disturbing peace of mind
    Private security: A disturbing peace of mind
    "I only wear my bulletproof vest at night," says Julius as he parks his Mazda in front of a small supermarket in Sophiatown, Johannesburg.
    Court lifts suspension on hunting
    Court lifts suspension on hunting
    The Pretoria High Court on Tuesday ordered that game and trophy hunting on private game farms bordering the Kruger National Park (KNP) may go...
    'It feels like a funeral within me'
    'It feels like a funeral within me'
    The line to sign the condolence book at the Cathedral of Christ the King in Johannesburg grows steadily. It is 5.30pm on Wednesday evening and the...
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War of words over hunting Kruger game
    National War of words over hunting Kruger game
    Bantu Holomisa, the president of the United Democratic Movement, has fired arrows laced with poisonous words at the Timbavati Private Nature...
    Hunting around Kruger National Park suspended
    Hunting around Kruger National Park suspended
    The Limpopo provincial government has placed a moratorium on hunting in the private nature reserves that border the Kruger National Park (KNP).
    Minister concerned about hunting in Timbavati
    Minister concerned about hunting in Timbavati
    Hunting in private game reserves that border South Africa's national parks is of "specific concern" to Minister of Environmental Affairs and...
    'Chickens are friends, not food'
    'Chickens are friends, not food'
    Children outside the Golden Grove Primary School in Cape Town were approached on Tuesday by animal activists who are trying to persuade young...
    War of words over hunting Kruger game
    War of words over hunting Kruger game
    Bantu Holomisa, the president of the United Democratic Movement, has fired arrows laced with poisonous words at the Timbavati Private Nature...
    Playing with the big brands
    Playing with the big brands
    It was quite a week for Justin Nurse. The 27-year-old "David" and his company, Laugh It Off, appeared in the Constitutional Court on Tuesday and...
    Court hears of 'death of the trademark'
    Court hears of 'death of the trademark'
    Justin Nurse, the founder of T-shirt company Laugh It Off, made a bold statement on Tuesday when he took off his jacket in the Constitutional Court...
    Editors take SA govt to task over Zim
    Editors take SA govt to task over Zim
    The South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) on Monday criticised the South African government for not being vocal enough about the Zimbabwe...