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football411
Manqele: Komphela works wondersto Moroka Swallows and another failed spell with Chippa United. However, Manqe
Manqele: Komphela works wonders
football411 / Posted 12 hours ago
to Moroka Swallows and another failed spell with Chippa United. However, Manqele finally made the move to the gold half of Soweto this week after penning a three-year deal, which will see him reunite with Komphela after the pair previously worked... Read more
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iol.co.za
Domestic workers urge state to intervene- Domestic workers have pleaded with the government to send inspectors to their
Domestic workers urge state to intervene
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
- Domestic workers have pleaded with the government to send inspectors to their places of work so that they could see – and stop – the exploitation they were being subjected to. The women and men gathered at Constitution Hill in... Read more
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Super Sport
Celtic visit Chiefs eyeing finalon Saturday night at FNB Stadium. Kick-off is at 8:15pm. Although the first l
Celtic visit Chiefs eyeing final
Super Sport / Posted yesterday
on Saturday night at FNB Stadium. Kick-off is at 8:15pm. Although the first leg ended in a 1-1 draw, Amakhosi are seen as favourites due to the away goal advantage. Clinton Larsen’s men, though, are eyeing an early goal to open the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Photo essay: Johannesburg's self-employed youthstarted with just a box of cigarettes. The challenges I face are constant infla
Photo essay: Johannesburg's self-employed youth
Daily Maverick / Posted yesterday
started with just a box of cigarettes. The challenges I face are constant inflation of stock and transportation costs. I see my business as a full-grown supply business and trade to other street markets and the local community around the taxi... Read more
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PC Magazine
5 Digital Mapping Projects That Visualize Historyuseful because its basis, Google Earth, is familiar to most students. With loca
5 Digital Mapping Projects That Visualize History
PC Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
useful because its basis, Google Earth, is familiar to most students. With locations as diverse as Dallas-Fort Worth and Soweto-Johannesburg, learners can summon a city over which to layer geo-rectified maps. New York, for example, has 39 maps,... Read more
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Londonist
Five Novels That Celebrate London's MultitudesDiversity is an easy catchword. It might only be a way of seeing and talking ab
Five Novels That Celebrate London's Multitudes
Londonist / Posted 2 days ago
Diversity is an easy catchword. It might only be a way of seeing and talking about what the status quo allows, but real diversity includes a way of hearing. Who will you listen to? Who has the voice? Being in, writing from, and hearing London... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fashion expert sizzles with attitudecomes from anything, from local culture to current trends, she explains. “I am
Fashion expert sizzles with attitude
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
comes from anything, from local culture to current trends, she explains. “I am a very visual person and I first need to see the garments before I conceptualise. Although the garments will inspire my creation, my research and the knowledge of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Photo essay: Johannesburg's unemployed youthBafana Mahumba, 21, Meadowlands, Soweto I’ve been waiting for work and it’s be
Photo essay: Johannesburg's unemployed youth
Daily Maverick / Posted 2 days ago
Bafana Mahumba, 21, Meadowlands, Soweto I’ve been waiting for work and it’s been almost three years. I didn’t have money for further education; my parents didn’t save for me like the white children. When I was growing up I always wanted to work in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Meqoqo - Call for a New Kairos MomentKerk, in an invidious position. The Khulumani Support Group (KSG) recently hel
Meqoqo - Call for a New Kairos Moment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Kerk, in an invidious position. The Khulumani Support Group (KSG) recently held a ceremony at the Regina Mundi Church in Soweto to mark the 30th anniversary of the Kairos document, dubbed "the moment of truth" by members of the religious... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘Bluster’ would have irked Ruth FirstINDEPENDENT MEDIAThe painting of Ruth First by Ben Slow in Orlando Soweto. Firs
‘Bluster’ would have irked Ruth First
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAThe painting of Ruth First by Ben Slow in Orlando Soweto. First's "sharp criticism and her impatience with bluster earned her enemies and she was often feared in political debate. However, she was not dogmatic", according to a the... Read more
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football411
Chiefs held by Polokwane The decision seemed to only fire up Rise and Shine, though, and they were soo
Chiefs held by Polokwane
football411 / Posted 4 days ago
The decision seemed to only fire up Rise and Shine, though, and they were soon level as Puleng Tlolane hammered home on the rebound after Randy Ngobe's sensational long drive crashed off the crossbar. Polokwane weren't... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape Town Boardwalk - August 25, 20153 at the Baxter Theatre. Sarafina! is a South African musical by Mbongeni Negem
Cape Town Boardwalk - August 25, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
3 at the Baxter Theatre. Sarafina! is a South African musical by Mbongeni Negema that depicts the students involved in the Soweto Riots in opposition to apartheid. It represents a school uprising on June 16, 1976. 7.30pm. R60 at Computicket. l... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 25, 2015No under-14s. Joburg Theatre Complex, cnr Loveday and Hoofd Sts, Braamfontein:
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 25, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
No under-14s. Joburg Theatre Complex, cnr Loveday and Hoofd Sts, Braamfontein: 011 877 6854: all bookings at 0861 670 670, see www.joburgtheatre.com: The Mandela Theatre, 158 Civic Blvd St, Braamfontein: Joburg Ballet’s Spring Season. Friday to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Bonds: is the pricing right?has raised questions about the South African bond market and whether investors
Bonds: is the pricing right?
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
has raised questions about the South African bond market and whether investors are fully aware of the risks of bonds (see “A brief history of First Strut and Abil”, below). First Strut’s bonds fell from their issued value of R925 million to... Read more
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Super Sport
City hoping to shine against Amakhosiwith three points next to their name after one loss and this tie could allow th
City hoping to shine against Amakhosi
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
with three points next to their name after one loss and this tie could allow them to redeem themselves. Papic will hope to see his men, including the likes of Jabu Maluleke and Puleng Tlolane, in fine form to ensure they retain the full three... Read more
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The New Age
Pupils’ future hangs in the balancewould be reopened once “peace has been restored”. Pupils and teachers have bee
Pupils’ future hangs in the balance
The New Age / Posted 4 days ago
would be reopened once “peace has been restored”. Pupils and teachers have been moved to Lufhereng Primary School in Soweto. This, however, did not sit well with some parents, who vowed to keep their children at home until the school was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lolly Lounges of Eldorado Park the New Sodom, Gomorrah of South Africaheat on drug lords, with many arrests. Up to 20 lolly lounges were closed down
Lolly Lounges of Eldorado Park the New Sodom, Gomorrah of South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
heat on drug lords, with many arrests. Up to 20 lolly lounges were closed down between May and July 2013. For a while it seemed that the battle was over, but soon the lounges started resurfacing and today the problem remains. Two years down the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Will Chiefs be playing at CT Stadium?to the wall, under pressure after the disaster of the Cape Town Cup (which, by
Will Chiefs be playing at CT Stadium?
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
to the wall, under pressure after the disaster of the Cape Town Cup (which, by the way, was of their own making), the City seems to see Chiefs as some kind of stop-gap solution. Because, let’s face it, the Cape Town Cup could have worked, if only... Read more
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football411
Matlaba reveals Sundowns snubMamelodi Sundowns had attempted to poach him last year.In October 2014, with ju
Matlaba reveals Sundowns snub
football411 / Posted 5 days ago
Mamelodi Sundowns had attempted to poach him last year.In October 2014, with just a few months remaining on his deal in Soweto, the full-back said he was faced with a big-money offer from the Brazilians, who have been known admirers of the South... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Of Poets and Poemssome don't shop in the malls My brothers and sisters in shanties: Malipole, C
Of Poets and Poems
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
some don't shop in the malls My brothers and sisters in shanties: Malipole, Chaisa, Misisi, Chibolya Trade at Soweto and City markets Crowded, dirty, dump like home! If these lines were a recital--so-called--at some gathering... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘No racism’ in Roodepoort school rowshe wants no part of the adult skirmishes. In the few days the school has been
‘No racism’ in Roodepoort school row
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
she wants no part of the adult skirmishes. In the few days the school has been closed as the Gauteng Education Department seeks to find a solution to the impasse, the children have been bussed to Lufhereng Primary School in Protea Glen,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dr Bicycle gets wheels turningMEDIAAshley Jones, known to his clients and the community as Dr Bicycle, rides
Dr Bicycle gets wheels turning
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
MEDIAAshley Jones, known to his clients and the community as Dr Bicycle, rides his new double bike invention in Kliptown, Soweto. He has been fixing bicycles there since 1995. Picture: Paballo Thekiso Johannesburg - Motorists hoot frantically at... Read more
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iol.co.za
Arch to spin his magic on SA’s Got Talent - Saturday StarINDEPENDENT MEDIADJ Arch Junior, now aged 3, plays some hits during a practice
Arch to spin his magic on SA’s Got Talent - Saturday Star
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIADJ Arch Junior, now aged 3, plays some hits during a practice outside his parents house in Klipspruit, Soweto. Johannesburg - He may not yet have mastered the art of signing autographs but a 3-year-old DJ, known as “Arch Junior”,... Read more
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iol.co.za
No Surprise, Downs’ veteran Moriri upbeatSundowns during the 2015 Champions League Mamelodi Sundowns Training and Press
No Surprise, Downs’ veteran Moriri upbeat
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Sundowns during the 2015 Champions League Mamelodi Sundowns Training and Press Conference at the Nike Training Centre, Soweto. Photo: Muzi Ntombela Johannesburg - Living legend Surprise Moriri is the envy of many a footballer. Moriri, one of... Read more
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Super Sport
Pirates look to secure semis bertheliminated from semifinal contention. Pirates’ last outing in the continental
Pirates look to secure semis berth
Super Sport / Posted 7 days ago
eliminated from semifinal contention. Pirates’ last outing in the continental tournament saw them defeat Sfaxien 2-0 in Soweto on August 8, with Thabo Rakhale and Menzi Masuku scoring the goals which took Eric Tinkler’s men to the verge of a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Ajax cries foul over Chiefs ‘deal’Jordaan Local football club Ajax Cape Town is objecting vociferously to talks
Ajax cries foul over Chiefs ‘deal’
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
Jordaan Local football club Ajax Cape Town is objecting vociferously to talks between the city and Kaizer Chiefs that may see the PSL giants play at least three of their home games at Cape Town Stadium. Ajax’s chairman Ari Efstathiou said last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lessons That Can Be Learnt From Dockworkers Who Helped Bring Apartheid to Its KneesLongshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), especially Local 10 in the San Francisco
Lessons That Can Be Learnt From Dockworkers Who Helped Bring Apartheid to Its Knees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU), especially Local 10 in the San Francisco Bay Area. In the aftermath of the 1976 Soweto students' uprising, some ILWU Local 10 members, predominantly Pan-Africanists and leftists, formed a rank-and-file... Read more
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iol.co.za
Crack team hunts cop-killersINDEPENDENT MEDIAA crime scene in Naledi, Soweto, where guns, cellphones and su
Crack team hunts cop-killers
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
INDEPENDENT MEDIAA crime scene in Naledi, Soweto, where guns, cellphones and sunglasses were found. The suspect fled. Picture: Nokuthula Mbatha Johannesburg - A crack police detective team who bust a gang of mall robbers have now been roped in to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South African Opera - the Singing of MemoryJ BROOKS SPECTOR attended the performance of three short South African operas a
South African Opera - the Singing of Memory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
J BROOKS SPECTOR attended the performance of three short South African operas at the Soweto Theatre, and he loved what he saw and heard - and learned some history along with the music. Long ago it became one of those South African truisms that opera... Read more
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iol.co.za
Music veteran shares his family’s pain– re-emerged a few weeks ago having given birth prematurely to a baby girl at C
Music veteran shares his family’s pain
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
– re-emerged a few weeks ago having given birth prematurely to a baby girl at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Soweto. “She didn’t even know we were looking for her… but her sister’s (Facebook) post found her somehow through the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Musician tells of drug heartbreak– re-emerged a few weeks ago having given birth prematurely to a baby girl at C
Musician tells of drug heartbreak
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
– re-emerged a few weeks ago having given birth prematurely to a baby girl at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Soweto. “She didn’t even know we were looking for her… but her sister’s (Facebook) post found her somehow through the... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘We’re going to burn these thieves’body on Tuesday. The suspected thief, known only as Johannes, begged the growi
‘We’re going to burn these thieves’
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
body on Tuesday. The suspected thief, known only as Johannes, begged the growing crowd of angry residents of Snake Park, Soweto, to stop assaulting him. But he and his alleged accomplice found no mercy from this impoverished community. Its... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Adolescent suicides: South Africa’s preventable tragedyto have lived. They could have amputated both my legs, my arms, taken out my he
Adolescent suicides: South Africa’s preventable tragedy
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
to have lived. They could have amputated both my legs, my arms, taken out my heart ... I would have given it all just to see her live a full life.” Göttert is expressing the pain of countless parents. In South Africa, there is a suicide nearly... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Edu tabletsteachers are running away to. Suddenly, they are now able to afford these elec
Edu tablets
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
teachers are running away to. Suddenly, they are now able to afford these electronic boards and tablets. The theft thereof seems not to deter them as there is plenty of funds to replace them. Let us not talk about this unlimited data that comes... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 15, 2015No under-14s. Joburg Theatre Complex, cnr Loveday and Hoofd Sts, Braamfontein:
Gauteng Boardwalk - August 15, 2015
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
No under-14s. Joburg Theatre Complex, cnr Loveday and Hoofd Sts, Braamfontein: 011 877 6854: all bookings at 0861 670 670, see www.joburgtheatre.com: The Mandela Theatre, 158 Civic Blvd St, Braamfontein: Joburg Ballet’s Spring Season. August 28 to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mandela Grandson Charged With Rapefamily pretending to be a cop. The father was told there was no need to arrest
Mandela Grandson Charged With Rape
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
family pretending to be a cop. The father was told there was no need to arrest the suspect, but when the father asked to see his badge, he didn't have one. It turned out he had been sent by Winnie," he reportedly said. The Sunday Sun reported... Read more
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iol.co.za
Breathing life into historyAnd once into rehearsals, she started having fun because of the youthfulness of
Breathing life into history
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
And once into rehearsals, she started having fun because of the youthfulness of her wards and the way they experienced and see the times past. She was also thrilled about Mathibe’s desire to stage this particular play. “He was so enthusiastic and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Prosecutor calls DJ Donald a liar38‚ allegedly stabbed his girlfriend Rachel Flavia “Dolly” Tshabalala to death
Prosecutor calls DJ Donald a liar
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
38‚ allegedly stabbed his girlfriend Rachel Flavia “Dolly” Tshabalala to death after the couple had a fight at his Soweto flat on June 29‚ last year. Sebolai has pleaded not guilty. He claims that Tshabalala attacked him with a steak... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
New South African Dolls Go High FashionThat is not the reality of today,” said the 26-year-old entrepreneur who is als
New South African Dolls Go High Fashion
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 11 days ago
That is not the reality of today,” said the 26-year-old entrepreneur who is also a South African Airforce Captain from Soweto. Makgoba uses her two-room workspace in Johannesburg to outfit each doll in the latest fashion designed, sewn and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mandela grandson charged with rapefamily pretending to be a cop. The father was told there was no need to arrest
Mandela grandson charged with rape
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
family pretending to be a cop. The father was told there was no need to arrest the suspect, but when the father asked to see his badge, he didn't have one. It turned out he had been sent by Winnie," he reportedly said. The Sunday Sun reported... Read more
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football411
Khune: Chiefs must improvea long-range drive shortly after the hour mark to eventually rescue a draw, whi
Khune: Chiefs must improve
football411 / Posted 12 days ago
a long-range drive shortly after the hour mark to eventually rescue a draw, while also taking a priceless away goal back to Soweto for the return fixture. Khune, though, knows the Glamour Boys could have left the Free State Stadium with much more,... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
With grade R comes great responsibilityare focusing on quality of teachers, hence these matters come into sharp focus.
With grade R comes great responsibility
Mail & Guardian / Posted 13 days ago
are focusing on quality of teachers, hence these matters come into sharp focus.” The M&G spent time with Moshwane at the Soweto school observing her work. The school is affiliated to the University of Johannesburg (UJ) and is used to train... Read more
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iol.co.za
Restoring pride of girls in Madiba’s namegreen prison clothes he sat in a chair opposite his grand daughter, Ndileka Man
Restoring pride of girls in Madiba’s name
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
green prison clothes he sat in a chair opposite his grand daughter, Ndileka Mandela. Although separated by glass she could see that her “grandad”, was a tall, charismatic figure. Ndileka was 16 years old when she met Nelson Mandela for the first... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Preview: Argentina v South AfricaI have been fired a few times. "In a sense the guys are a lot closer now, they
Preview: Argentina v South Africa
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 15 days ago
I have been fired a few times. "In a sense the guys are a lot closer now, they know that it is not good enough and we will see who stands together and who is tough enough. This builds character and we have to get through it," he said. If there are... Read more
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iafrica.com
Preview: Argentina v South AfricaI have been fired a few times. "In a sense the guys are a lot closer now, they
Preview: Argentina v South Africa
iafrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
I have been fired a few times. "In a sense the guys are a lot closer now, they know that it is not good enough and we will see who stands together and who is tough enough. This builds character and we have to get through it," he said. If there are... Read more
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Perth Now
The truth about South Africastunning ocean vistas and wine regions; Jo’burg its gritty, hipster bars. Twen
The truth about South Africa
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
stunning ocean vistas and wine regions; Jo’burg its gritty, hipster bars. Twenty-five kilometres out of Johannesburg, we see yet another side of South Africa during a tour of Soweto. The size of this township is truly mind-boggling. As we drive... Read more
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iol.co.za
Emotional rape victim testifiesLooking at a picture of the ditch in which she and her young friend were raped
Emotional rape victim testifies
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
Looking at a picture of the ditch in which she and her young friend were raped proved too much for a 13-year-old Kliptown, Soweto, girl. When her eyes rested on the picture, Tumi* turned her entire body away from it, covered her eyes with her... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Drummer J-Star shows kids how to beat the streets - videoThe 30-year-old drummer, who’s name is Joshua Zacheus recently set up his drum
Drummer J-Star shows kids how to beat the streets - video
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
The 30-year-old drummer, who’s name is Joshua Zacheus recently set up his drum kit in Soweto and started playing. But this was not the first time he’s done this. Previously he’s played in Eldorado Park, the Kliptown train station, Walter Sisulu... Read more
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iol.co.za
DJ Donald murder an accident?Palm Ridge. Sebolai, 38, is accused of murdering his girlfriend Tshabalala on
DJ Donald murder an accident?
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
Palm Ridge. Sebolai, 38, is accused of murdering his girlfriend Tshabalala on June 29 last year in his flat in Jabulani, Soweto. He is also facing charges of theft and defeating the ends of justice. He has pleaded not guilty to all the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DJ Says Girlfriend Stabbed Him During Quarrelcourt that Tshabalala had insulted him and charged at him with a bread knife as
DJ Says Girlfriend Stabbed Him During Quarrel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
court that Tshabalala had insulted him and charged at him with a bread knife as he sat on the couch in his lounge at his Soweto flat. "When we were having the exchange of words, she was at the bedroom door... She had just put on her pyjama... Read more
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