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Mpho Cornelius

Founder: The Workshop Ko Kasi

International buyers find hidden gems in Durban

Last year alone the Indaba contributed more than R85-million to eThekwini’s GDP and raised close to R6-million in taxes for government

Asbestos curse continues to kill as ex-miners fight for compensation

In the Northern Cape, former mineworkers and their families live with lung-destroying diseases and barely survive financially.

​From shaman to star man: Bongani Madondo has an audience with Sanusi Credo Mutwa

Bongani Madondo takes a trip across the Kalahari to meet the man and peek into his futuristic past.

Road tender said to be at heart of Kuruman violence

The Northern Cape, with its abundance of unpaved tracks, is riddled with disputes over the awarding of lucrative infrastructure contracts.

Healthcare heroes heal the system

Clinical associates are changing the medical sector by freeing up doctors to do more.

Madonsela to help with Kuruman education crisis

Madonsela and mineral resources Minister, Godfrey Olifant met traditional leaders, the transport and infrastructure committee of surrounding villages.

Gender violence requires broader lens

Victoria John's report on the murder of Thapelo Makhutle made for shocking reading, writes Melanie Judge.

Deep read: Violence goes beyond blood

Horrific attacks on LGBTI people require context, not shrill headlines, if they are to be understood and prevented, writes Melanie Judge.

Gentle man’s brutal murder turns spotlight on intolerance

Most people in the Kuruman area believe it is ungodly and unAfrican to be gay. Victoria John visited the Northen Cape town.

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