Soweto

 
Soweto residents tell the Legislature their problems
Soweto residents tell the Legislature their problems
The Gauteng provincial legislature’s standing committee on petitions held a public hearing in Pimville, Soweto, last week. It was an opportunity...
Dozens arrested and goods recovered in aftermath of Soweto violence
Dozens arrested and goods recovered in aftermath of Soweto violence
Seventy-five suspects have been arrested across Gauteng so far following the breaking and looting of foreign-owned shops in Soweto last week,...
Editorial: It’s inequality that breeds violence
Editorial: It’s inequality that breeds violence
For the past two weeks, first slowly and then in a deluge, there have been social media messages warning about a proliferation of “fake food”....
'Fake goods' spark looting
'Fake goods' spark looting
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At least two dead in Soweto clashes with foreign nationals
At least two dead in Soweto clashes with foreign nationals
The shooting of a teenage boy allegedly by a foreign store owner has sparked violence in Soweto as tensions between locals and foreign nationals in...
Retrospective view
Retrospective view
Selina Hlabedi is a formidable and well-known name in the Gauteng agriculture sector. Her story of growth is one of many in the region, and mirrors...
Lessons from Doornkop: Ways of coping with poverty
Lessons from Doornkop: Ways of coping with poverty
Community and government efforts to improve lives in Doornkop, or “Snake Park”, Soweto, is the theme of a new book launched by the residents...
International buyers find hidden gems in Durban
International buyers find hidden gems in Durban
Durban was buzzing with energy this week as it hosted the biggest travel and tourism trade fair, the Africa Travel Indaba, under the theme...
100 ways to find the Madiba in you
100 ways to find the Madiba in you
South African Tourism and the Nelson Mandela Foundation have partnered in a unique initiative that will allow for all South Africans and visitors...
Soweto waves goodbye to Mam Winnie, the warrior
Soweto waves goodbye to Mam Winnie, the warrior
When the rains finally came to Orlando Stadium in Soweto, it was hard, fast, and with a measure of violence – like the life lived by Winnie...
The nation pays its final respects to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
The nation pays its final respects to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
After ten days of national mourning, South Africa will, today, bury anti-apartheid struggle icon and political activist Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela....
On crutches and in buses: South Africans pay their respects to Mam Winnie
On crutches and in buses: South Africans pay their respects to Mam Winnie
Although 76-year-old Mary Zwane has an injured knee and Mrs Evelyn Matshepo is on crutches, both women were determined to remember Winnie Madikizela Mandela at Orlando Stadium on Wednesday....

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