Soweto

 
Lebo M on the Lion King, and his own circle of life
Lebo M on the Lion King, and his own circle of life
The sun rises over the African savannah (where precisely in Africa, we never find out). An acacia tree is silhouetted against a burnt orange sky. A...
Breath, death and data: The air in our cities is killing us
Breath, death and data: The air in our cities is killing us
In Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban, Bloemfontein and Cape Town, the air people breathe is often so dangerous that it is killing them. This air...
Young people want Youth Day to focus on today’s issues
Young people want Youth Day to focus on today’s issues
It is 43 years since Soweto school children marched for the right to be taught in the language of their choice and were brutally attacked by the...
ANC’s biggest Gauteng losses were wards in the heart of Soweto
ANC’s biggest Gauteng losses were wards in the heart of Soweto
Tshililo Mowali sits on the corner of Twala and Zondi streets in Zola, Soweto. You’ll find him and his business partner, Jabulani Nkabinde, at...
The organised chaos of Sun-Xa
The organised chaos of Sun-Xa
The momentum around the seven-piece Soweto-based outfit is hard to ignore. Initially a slow-building force that coalesced around the beats that...
Townships hold fate of Gauteng in their hands
Townships hold fate of Gauteng in their hands
The fate of Gauteng lies in the hands of the province’s biggest townships, with the likes of Soweto, Soshanguve and Tembisa likely to decide...
‘Ramaphosa is the best we’ve got’
‘Ramaphosa is the best we’ve got’
Elizabeth Rikhotso (72) was part of a group of elderly women who gathered to watch President Cyril Ramaphosa cast his vote in Soweto on Wednesday....
Voters’ anger and resignation
Voters’ anger and resignation
Standing under the big tree on the grounds belonging tohis village’s musanda (chief) on the morning of the elections, Khorombi Sadiki slowly beat...
IN PICTURES: Phetogo, Siyanqoba and Tshela Thupa rallies
IN PICTURES: Phetogo, Siyanqoba and Tshela Thupa rallies
May 4, Dobsonville Stadium, Soweto
Maimane lists ANC failures in final pitch to voters
Maimane lists ANC failures in final pitch to voters
In the same neighbourhood where he grew up, Democratic Alliance (DA) leader Mmusi Maimane delivered his closing argument to voters ahead of the May...
DA confident of reaching election goals
DA confident of reaching election goals
The Democratic Alliance (DA) maintains it is confident of achieving all of its 2019 election goals as it goes into the final weekend of election...
Lebo Malepa
Lebo Malepa
Lebo Malepa’s experience in tourism was gained on Soweto’s Vilakazi Street, selling crafts back in 1997, when the world was fascinated by the...

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