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One-armed bandit on deck

Pity is not a word you'd associate with top DJ and producer Black Coffee. When we met he was about to fly off to a gig in Greece.

Local fashion takes flight

Writer Adam Levin tells Maria McCloy about his plans to showcase South Africa at London Fashion Week.

Lebo Mathosa passes to a higher plane

The name of the late kwaito trailblazer will remain embedded in musical history, writes Maria McCloy.

African spice

Inspired by President Thabo Mbeki's vision for the African renaissance, Metro FM has decided to celebrate its 20th birthday by adding pan-African spice to its programming mix. Maria McCloy reports.

Another lakeside attraction

The annual Lake of the Stars festival is bringing international flair to Malawi's palm-fringed shores. Maria McCloy speaks to event promoter Will Jameson.

The youth immortalised

Trailblazer Neo Ntsoma is leading the way for local women photographers, writes Maria McCloy.

Devoted to the dance floor

The music industry is in a state of remix -- and Hugh Masekela is the latest convert, writes Maria McCloy.

Just another Sama night

The awards have become too similar to all the others, writes Maria McCloy.

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Demolition of hope in Hangberg

The City of Cape Town in June twice knocked down structures on land allocated for other purposes. The city says these were not evictions; residents ask why no police are available for rapes and murders

Corruption allegations: It’s a family affair at Dihlabeng municipality

The mayor, her relatives and their friends keep landing lucrative tenders and using state resources. Yet Lindiwe Makhalema has failed to declare the list of her relationships with people and companies benefiting from the municipality

AG’s report reveals the municipalities where money goes to waste

Municipalities are in complete disarray, with many of them flagged by the auditor-general for deliberate lack of accountability and tolerance for transgressions by political and administrative leadership while billions are squandered.

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