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Mashadi Kekana

Mashadi Kekana

Mashadi Kekana is a member of the Mail & Guardian's online team. She majored in psychology at Wellesley College in the USA. 
Meet the experts who will determine Semenya’s fate
Meet the experts who will determine Semenya’s fate
Thanks to a trigger-happy International...
Makhura and e-tolls: A lesson in repetition
Makhura and e-tolls: A lesson in repetition
Gauteng premier David Makhura has announced, yet again, that e-tolls need to be done away with because they contribute to the ever-increasing cost...
African soldiers who fought for Britain paid less than white counterparts – Archives
African soldiers who fought for Britain paid less than white counterparts – Archives
Soldiers who fought in the British army during World War II were paid not only according to their length of service or rank, but also based on the...
Slight drop in unemployment rate at end of 2018 — Stats SA
Slight drop in unemployment rate at end of 2018 — Stats SA
South Africa’s unemployment rate has decreased by 0.4 percentage points from 27.5% in the third quarter in 2018 to 27.1% at the end of the...
ConCourt slams Moyane’s latest bid to have dismissal overturned
ConCourt slams Moyane’s latest bid to have dismissal overturned
Former South African Revenue Service (Sars) commissioner Tom Moyane’s bid to have his dismissal set aside has been dismissed by the Constitutional Court....
City of Tshwane lands itself a new DA mayor
City of Tshwane lands itself a new DA mayor
The Democratic Alliance’s mayoral candidate, Stevens Mokgalapa, has been elected the new mayor of the City of Tshwane following a special sitting...
Tau, Mashaba ‘defamatory’ comments drama halted by court
Tau, Mashaba ‘defamatory’ comments drama halted by court
Former Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau has been interdicted from making further “defamatory” comments against current mayor Herman Mashaba by the...
Judge in Omotoso case recuses himself
Judge in Omotoso case recuses himself
Judge Mandela Makaula recused himself from the rape trial of televangelist Timothy Omotoso on Wednesday.
Cape Town school to decide on way forward following video of teacher slapping pupil
Cape Town school to decide on way forward following video of teacher slapping pupil
The school governing body (SGB) at Sans Souci Girls High School, Cape Town, will meet on Wednesday to discuss what disciplinary action to take...
Omotoso rape trial postponed pending ConCourt outcome
Omotoso rape trial postponed pending ConCourt outcome
The rape trial of controversial televangelist Timothy Omotoso has been postponed to April 16 pending the outcome of his Constitutional Court...
#PleaseCallMe movement urges Vodacom users to ditch the network
#PleaseCallMe movement urges Vodacom users to ditch the network
The #PleaseCallMe movement has urged South Africans to terminate their contracts with mobile network Vodacom and port to other networks in a show...
Madonsela backs calls for Vodacom to settle Please Call Me saga
Madonsela backs calls for Vodacom to settle Please Call Me saga
Former public protector Thuli Madonsela has come out in support of the movement that is calling for Vodacom to resolve the impasse between itself...