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Oupa Nkosi

‘It’s an attack on Christianity’

Soweto congregants says police invaded their church and fired shots; Jo’burg metro police say they used pepper fog to disperse the crowd

The living nightmare of environmental activists who protest mine expansion

Last week Fikile Ntshangase was gunned down as activists fight mining company Tendele’s expansions. Community members tell the M&G about the ‘kill lists’ and the dread they live with every day

Finding Your Niche with Emtee

Rapper Emtee paid the Mail & Guardian a visit to speak about his musical journey, what's shaped his musical style and how he found his flow.

Meet the Space Cats

Themba T-Rex Mzwakali, the lead singer and bass guitarist of the Space Cats shares his story about how the band was formed.

Finally, a biography of Tiro

The anti-apartheid activist died when he was only 28, but he still inspires students

Good, evil and poetry in between the stories

The Cosmic Destiny is about good versus evil, love versus hate, freedom versus bondage, peace versus war and silence versus noise.​

Remembering David Koloane

His work as a curator, teacher and mentor cemented his role as a hands on, revered voice in Africa’s artistic landscape.

ANC’s biggest Gauteng losses were wards in the heart of Soweto

Residents in Zola have punished the ruling party, blaming it for all their service delivery woes

The Portfolio: Oupa Nkosi

"I thought that by creating a ghostly image I would reflect what I was feeling inside me — a feeling heightened by the constant beating of the drum".

Blackness has a history of assets

Disregarded at the time and often not chronicled, African-American tales of wealth are impressive

Behind the photo

"I talk to people I’m photographing to gauge their mood and to involve them. Portraiture demands participation or magic will not be achieved."

Slice of life: God turned my Uno into a Kombi

'I was worried of how I was going to make it financially'

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