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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. 
Alex fire leaves scores destitute as they work on rebuilding
Alex fire leaves scores destitute as they work on rebuilding
Residents living on 18th Avenue and London Road in Alexandra township started their morning on Friday covered in soot as they attempted to salvage...
Who cares about Johann Rupert anyway?
Who cares about Johann Rupert anyway?
In recent years, billionaire businessman Johann Rupert has avoided the spotlight. And yet he appears to be more famous than ever. At some point,...
Mashaba, SAHRC reach settlement on Ebola tweets
Mashaba, SAHRC reach settlement on Ebola tweets
City of Johannesburg mayor Herman Mashaba has reached a settlement with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) regarding a tweet he...
MIT honours #MeToo movement trailblazers
MIT honours #MeToo movement trailblazers
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Lab has awarded three leaders behind the...
OUTA raises red flag about Services SETA contract
OUTA raises red flag about Services SETA contract
The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) has raised a red flag about a more than R162-million contract entered into by the Services Sector Education and Training...
World Bank pledges $200bn towards climate change
World Bank pledges $200bn towards climate change
The World Bank announced on Monday that it will double its current five-year investments towards supporting climate change initiatives by $200-billion from 2021-2025....
Former ANC treasurer Mendi Msimang dies
Former ANC treasurer Mendi Msimang dies
Former ANC treasurer- general Mendi Msimang has died. ...
Poya launched private probe into rail regulator board
Poya launched private probe into rail regulator board
Suspended Rail Safety Regulator (RSR) chief executive Nkululeko Poya has revealed that he instructed investigators to determine which board members...
Slice of life: Reading, the balm to pain
Slice of life: Reading, the balm to pain
By the time we got to the town of Laingsburg in the Western Cape, I couldn’t bend my knee and had to go to hospital because it was so swollen....
#StateCaptureInquiry: Mentor, Nene request postponements
#StateCaptureInquiry: Mentor, Nene request postponements
The commission of inquiry into state capture heard two applications to postpone further testimonies by former finance minister Nhlanhla Nene and...
Manyi says corruption happened under Phumla Williams’ watch
Manyi says corruption happened under Phumla Williams’ watch
Former government communication and information systems (GCIS) chief executive Mzwanele Manyi says large-scale corruption at the GCIS happened...
Duduzane, Manyi make Zondo commission appearance
Duduzane, Manyi make Zondo commission appearance
Duduzane Zuma was in attendance at the commission of inquiry into state capture on Wednesday to raise a grievance about not being notified of the...