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Zakifo, Sakifo & Les Electropicales: Reunion Island and SA’s music connection

As Zakifo Muzik Festival launches in Durban and aims to connect SA and Reunion using music, Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine recalls her island visit.

Les Electropicales: Reunion Island’s music fest plays out on a high note

Attended by thousands of international electronic music fans and locals from the island, the five-day festival started off on the right foot.

Talking points at SAFW 2015

From bold headgear to fashion as a political statement, here are the top six trends from SAFW S/S 2015.

Blockbuster star Idris Elba talks new indie film, ‘Mi Mandela’ and romcoms

Actor Idris Elba talks about ‘Mi Mandela’, a Luther-inspired album and his directorial film debut.

The long road to dethroning patriarchy

Women and their place in the arts.

DJ Black Coffee ignores call for Israel cultural boycott

BDS South Africa has called on DJ Black Coffee to cancel his upcoming gig in Israel in respect of the cultural boycott of Israel.

Former SABC presenter Alyce Chavunduka dies at 46

The SABC's first black female tv news presenter Alyce Chavunduka has died at the age of 46.

Mandela memorial concert planned in PTA

A concert has been planned at the State Theatre in honour of Madiba as mourners flock to the Pretoria city centre to pay their last respects.

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The corruption-fraught metro is coming to grips with having a municipal manager who is on bail for graft, yet has returned to work

SA justice delays extradition of paedophile to UK

Efforts to bring Lee Nigel Tucker to justice have spanned 16 years and his alleged victims have waited for 30 years

Johannesburg cannot police its future

South Africa’s biggest city is ground zero for debates about the long-term effectiveness and constitutionality of militarised urban policing and how we imagine the post-Covid city

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Transport Month

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Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

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In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

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