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No jogging: Pavement-pounders get the push in Sierra Leone

Street jogging with your chums is a sport enjoyed by millions around the world – but seemingly not by police in Sierra Leone.

Now she’s a runner not a fighter

Former child soldier Mira Rai has become a star athlete who is blazing a trail for women in Nepal.

Comrades winner sets sights on Olympics

Caroline Wöstmann, winner of the 2015 Comrades and Two Oceans ultra-races, has set herself the new challenge of qualifying for the Olympic marathon.

Running away from pain was first step to Comrades greatness

Former Comrades runner Jackie Meckler, now in his eighties, reminisces his five wins.

Dean Karnazes: The man who can run forever

Most runners have to stop when they reach their lactate threshold, but Dean Karnazes can run for three days without stopping. What's his secret?

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Pharmacists at one of the major public hospitals in Gauteng say they only received sufficient protective gear after several of their colleagues contracted Covid-19.

ConCourt settles the law on the public protector and interim interdicts

The Constitutional Court said it welcomed robust debate but criticised the populist rhetoric in the battle between Busisiwe Mkhwebane and Minister Pravin Gordhan

Gauteng nurses say they did not take an oath to die

With more resources than other provinces, health workers in Gauteng still say they do not have enough protective equipment to ensure safety when working with Covid-19 patients

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