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Kwanele Sisobo

Kwanele Sisobo

    Zakifo music festival, the love child of Sakifo in Reunion
    Zakifo music festival, the love child of Sakifo in Reunion
    Travelling to Reunion in 2007 with musicians 340ml and Tumi and the Volume, Andy Mason was catching some waves at the Sakifo festival when what...
    Polygamy still relevant but complicated
    Polygamy still relevant but complicated
    In Southern Africa, the reasons that governed the practice of polygamy had to do with the male partner’s needs and aspirations.
    Papa Wemba leaves in style
    Papa Wemba leaves in style
    Even in death, musician, rabble-rouser and sometime actor Papa Wemba personifies the term “larger than life”. The forever dapper performer was...
    Shack dwellers movement offers voting bloc for living conditions guarantee
    Shack dwellers movement offers voting bloc for living conditions guarantee
    For the first time since 2006, the shack dwellers movement, Abahlali baseMjondolo, is not staging a "no land, no house, no vote" campaign...
    Relela: Grisly murder, protest violence and no answers from Phiyega
    Relela: Grisly murder, protest violence and no answers from Phiyega
    Even though national police commissioner Riah Phiyega did her best to quell tensions by visiting the strife-torn township of...
    NUM members march on Northam Platinum offices
    NUM members march on Northam Platinum offices
    Northam Platinum workers belonging to the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) marched on the company's offices in Dunkeld West on Tuesday to...
    Dali Mpofu on politics, Marikana and the EFF
    Dali Mpofu on politics, Marikana and the EFF
    If the South African public learned one thing this week, it was what we already knew: that high profile lawyer Dali Mpofu knows how to manipulate a...
    NUM at Lonmin: It's not over till it's over
    NUM at Lonmin: It's not over till it's over
    All of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) union's hopes are now pinned on the outcome of a dispute lodged with the Centre for Conciliation...
    NUM's Lonmin representation case struck off roll
    NUM's Lonmin representation case struck off roll
    The National Union of Mineworkers’ (NUM) case was struck off the roll at the Johannesburg Labour Court on Monday morning due...
    Farlam commission is a sham, claim Marikana mineworkers
    Farlam commission is a sham, claim Marikana mineworkers
    An urgent interdict was heard this week after it was brought by around 300 mineworkers who were injured and arrested in Marikana on and around...