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Desire’s solo homecoming

Desire Marea is no longer in Johannesburg. After living and working in the city for the past five years, the artist...

What a time to be queer

In spite of heteronormative and queerphobic barriers South African queer artists are forging their respective paths in the music industry

The Portfolio: Andile Buka

That’s the feeling I get after a shoot, the idea that, when I’m holding film, those are the actual images.

Reimagining family and luxury with FAKA

The duo’s latest video/short film, Queenie, is a kaleidoscopic vision of a slice of queer reality

Mx Blouse and the new-age genre-busters

From the fringes, a different breed of musicians is disrupting established norms

Welcome to the self-love club

FAKA is introducing gqom — most at home on Durban’s dance floors — to a new transgressive set

On The Lists this week: FAKA, Allen Iverson and Koleka Putuma

The Lists are compiled by Friday editor Milisuthando Bongela and arts writer Kwanele Sosibo

FAKA: Making living performance art that flips the script on gender norms

In just one short, event-packed year, this duo has made an imprint on the public consciousness.

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Rhulani Nhlaniki is Pfizer’s cluster lead for sub-Saharan Africa. As Pfizer starts phase III of the clinical trial of their Covid-19 vaccine candidate, he tells Malaikah Bophela that if it is successful, the company will ensure the vaccine will be available to everyone who needs it

Murder of anti-mining activist emboldens KZN community

Mam’Ntshangase was described as a fierce critic of mining and ambassador for land rights.

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Transport Month

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Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

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In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

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Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

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