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Government passed the buck on Vaal pollution for too long —panel

The Human Rights Commission’s report on the river’s sewage crisis reveals the lawlessness of the state

Extract: ‘These Are Not Gentle people’ by Andrew Harding

‘These Are Not Gentle People’ is an account, by Andrew Harding, the BBC correspondent in South Africa, of a murder in Parys, in the Free State, and what happened next. This extract is the book’s first chapter

Four small towns in the Free State worth visiting

What do we know about the central Free State province?

Rolling down the river

Parys has plenty to offer, but if you only do one thing: get wet.

Parys complains — anonymously

Don't be fooled by the genteel silence in the quaint Free State town of Parys -- there are many unchecked emotions rumbling beneath the surface.

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Police warn against fake Covid-19 vaccines and urge the public to report any criminal activities

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