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Daily Maverick
TRAINSPOTTER: President Zuma in Eldorado Park – Call Of Campaign Duty: Non-Question Question Period IIIof this neglect? The substance abuse stats are absolutely bloody tragic. And ye
TRAINSPOTTER: President Zuma in Eldorado Park – Call Of Campaign Duty: Non-Question Question Period III
Daily Maverick / Posted 11 hours ago
of this neglect? The substance abuse stats are absolutely bloody tragic. And yet the people here fight back. If you want to see the worst this country is capable of, come to Eldos, and you'll end up seeing the best. But anyway. I was here because I... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Jeff Radebe - Collins Chabane YouthBuild School Launchlaunch of this Collins Chabane YouthBuild School is appropriately named because
Minister Jeff Radebe - Collins Chabane YouthBuild School Launch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
launch of this Collins Chabane YouthBuild School is appropriately named because it is not just an intervention but one that seeks to correct a legacy against which Collins Chabane fought for all his life since the age of 17 years when he joined the... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
DJ Mobi lapping up success of latest hitSTRIDES: Musician, Mobi Dixon, poses during the 2016 annual South African Music
DJ Mobi lapping up success of latest hit
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
STRIDES: Musician, Mobi Dixon, poses during the 2016 annual South African Music Awards (SAMA) nominees’ announcement at the Soweto Theatre in Johannesburg. SAMA exists to honour and recognize achievements in the South African recording industry... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ActionAid Kudang Observe Day of African Child in CRRthe area. June 16 every year is commemorated as the Day of the African Child,
ActionAid Kudang Observe Day of African Child in CRR
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the area. June 16 every year is commemorated as the Day of the African Child, a period meant to reflect what happened in Soweto Uprising in 1979. Addressing hundreds of school children, the acting Programme Officer AAITG Kudang office, Foday... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma's face will be on posters soon - Gauteng ANCa speech, the party said on Thursday. The ANC’s Gauteng leaders would however
Zuma's face will be on posters soon - Gauteng ANC
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
a speech, the party said on Thursday. The ANC’s Gauteng leaders would however ensure that voters in the province would see more of him from now onwards, it said. Provincial deputy secretary Gwen Ramokgopa said the posters put up to encourage... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
“Oh! Cry; our beloved country!”You see it on the news, radio, newspapers and social media, and then it’s gone.
“Oh! Cry; our beloved country!”
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
You see it on the news, radio, newspapers and social media, and then it’s gone. A year later it plays out all over again. Unfortunately June the 16th is, like every other holiday, a day off from school or work. Just ask our youth or even the adults... Read more
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Philboxing
The Past Week in Action 28 June 2016year. Frezza, 36, built a run of 18 fights unbeaten but that was snapped Rill
The Past Week in Action 28 June 2016
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
year. Frezza, 36, built a run of 18 fights unbeaten but that was snapped Rill vs. Erittu A bad night for Italian fighters sees Erittu suffer a defeat that might herald the end of his career. Rill bossed this one from the start. He used a sharp jab... Read more
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football411
Mphahlele could not refuse Chiefs offer New Kaizer Chiefs signing Ramahlwe Mphahlele admits that the offer from the S
Mphahlele could not refuse Chiefs offer
football411 / Posted 3 days ago
New Kaizer Chiefs signing Ramahlwe Mphahlele admits that the offer from the Soweto giants was irresistible.The 26-year-old defender joined Amakhosi in a surprise move after failing to agree a contract... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Bafana in for testing Cup rideDispatchLIVEItumeleng Khune during the South African national soccer team training session
Bafana in for testing Cup rideDispatchLIVE
Daily Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Itumeleng Khune during the South African national soccer team training session at UJ Stadium on March 22, 2016 in Soweto, South Africa. (Photo by Sydney Seshibedi/Gallo Images) They must start that campaign in Burkina Faso on the week... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Excited' Amanda du-Pont goes bungee jumping for new TV gigAmanda recently spent her birthday bungee jumping from the Soweto Towers in Joh
'Excited' Amanda du-Pont goes bungee jumping for new TV gig
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
Amanda recently spent her birthday bungee jumping from the Soweto Towers in Johannesburg, a jump that she says fans will be able to see when she appears on a new TV show premiering this Friday (1 July) Talking to TMG Entertainment on Monday, Amanda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Faith Muthambi - Community Broadcast Stakeholder Engagement Workshopsector to South African life. My Ministry is also concerned about the governanc
Minister Faith Muthambi - Community Broadcast Stakeholder Engagement Workshop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
sector to South African life. My Ministry is also concerned about the governance of the sector and its funding. We want to see improvements made in the community interest. I am here to remind you that Government continues to be interested in... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Health-E News: Mass move of Gauteng’s mentally ill takes toll on patientslast month and told that her daughter was being moved that day to Takalani Home
Health-E News: Mass move of Gauteng’s mentally ill takes toll on patients
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
last month and told that her daughter was being moved that day to Takalani Home for the Mentally Handicapped in Orlando, Soweto. When Zelda’s sister, Dora, visited her at Takalani she was not impressed: “Zelda was not as clean as when she was at... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
R20m boost in Chris Hani Baragwanath’s paediatric clinic gives parents a sigh of reliefThe limited space at the Department of Paediatric Surgery at the Chris Hani Bar
R20m boost in Chris Hani Baragwanath’s paediatric clinic gives parents a sigh of relief
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
The limited space at the Department of Paediatric Surgery at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Soweto, Johannesburg (Mpho Raborife, News24) Johannesburg - Parents of children being treated at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic... Read more
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Eye Witness News
New paediatric surgery clinic to be built in Soweto Gauteng Health and ‘Surgeons for Little Lives’ launched an initiative to buil
New paediatric surgery clinic to be built in Soweto
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
Gauteng Health and ‘Surgeons for Little Lives’ launched an initiative to build the facility, yesterday. The current clinic is run from two small roomed prefabricated buildings. Picture: Thando... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gauteng MEC for health blasts private hospitals for turning away patientswrong. We have commoditised healthcare." She was speaking at the launch of a p
Gauteng MEC for health blasts private hospitals for turning away patients
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
wrong. We have commoditised healthcare." She was speaking at the launch of a public-private sector initiative that will see a state-of-the-art paediatric surgery outpatient clinic built at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital in Soweto.... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Actress Xolile Tshabalala launches new paediatric clinic building project at her 'home' Barawords of actress Xolile Tshabalala‚ known for her role in soapie Generations‚ a
Actress Xolile Tshabalala launches new paediatric clinic building project at her 'home' Bara
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
words of actress Xolile Tshabalala‚ known for her role in soapie Generations‚ at the launch of a new initiative that will see R28 million invested in building a state-of-the-art paediatric surgery outpatient clinic at the Chris Hani Baragwanath... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Activists Say the SABC's New Editorial Policy Is Shutting Them Outprotests." The SABC is being turned into a propaganda machine for the state an
Activists Say the SABC's New Editorial Policy Is Shutting Them Out
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
protests." The SABC is being turned into a propaganda machine for the state and ruling party and in recent times we have seen numerous attempts to censor content that embarrasses or is critical of the ruling elite. Programmes and documentaries... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Are the democratic gains of 1994 irreversible?could be removed. Our political gains had accumulated over many years, startin
Are the democratic gains of 1994 irreversible?
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
could be removed. Our political gains had accumulated over many years, starting with the Durban strikes of 1973, the Soweto uprising of 1976 and the emergence of popular movements in the late 1970s, all of which made possible the formation of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Forecasting the mantra for all brands' trendsreally raising the bar. They are: ● Tsephang Mollison, otherwise known as Twig
Forecasting the mantra for all brands' trends
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
really raising the bar. They are: ● Tsephang Mollison, otherwise known as Twiggy, is co-founder of the Sleepless in Soweto blog. She is a creative force that people should watch out for. ● Tony Gum, what can I say? The muse and artist is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
June 16 1976 - the Day Youth Changed South Africa's History40 years ago. This Youth Day, follow real-time tweets of the events of 16 June
June 16 1976 - the Day Youth Changed South Africa's History
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
40 years ago. This Youth Day, follow real-time tweets of the events of 16 June 1976 on @SouthAfrica_info via the #SowetoUprising hashtag. Protesting Soweto students in 1976. (Image: Doing Violence to Memory) By 1976, the frustration had... Read more
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iol.co.za
Search ongoing for missing ex SABC bossher husband was and said the family was working closely with police to find him
Search ongoing for missing ex SABC boss
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
her husband was and said the family was working closely with police to find him. Relatives had travelled from Pretoria, Soweto and Ficksburg in the Free State to be with Ntuli and the children. Ntuli said they had returned from Musgrave... Read more
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football411
Pirates want Pienaarwith a move back to South Africa to Mamelodi Sundowns, Kaizer Chiefs or Pirates
Pirates want Pienaar
football411 / Posted 10 days ago
with a move back to South Africa to Mamelodi Sundowns, Kaizer Chiefs or Pirates. "We have been talking to [Pienaar] to see if he's available to play for us. If he is, we will pursue him," Khoza told the Sowetan. Four years ago, Pirates signed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Dipuo Peters - Colloquium On Road Safetywith you on a very historic weekend in our country's recent history. This past
Minister Dipuo Peters - Colloquium On Road Safety
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
with you on a very historic weekend in our country's recent history. This past Thursday we commemorated 40 years since the Soweto Uprising took place - a truly pivotal day that started a chain reaction, a social and political revolution that... Read more
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football411
Sangweni oblivious of Bucs linkof Bucs link Chippa United midfielder Thamsanqa Sangweni claim he had no knowl
Sangweni oblivious of Bucs link
football411 / Posted 10 days ago
of Bucs link Chippa United midfielder Thamsanqa Sangweni claim he had no knowledge whatsoever of his reported move to Soweto giants Orlando Pirates.Sangweni played a crucial role last season when Chippa secured a top-eight finish for the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
So Here's What Hlaudi Really Had to Say About the SABC and Censorshipabout the state of the nation fully. We don't have the luxury to decide that, t
So Here's What Hlaudi Really Had to Say About the SABC and Censorship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
about the state of the nation fully. We don't have the luxury to decide that, this bit, the South African public shouldn't see or know. If you don't like what the mirror tells you, that you are not the fairest of them all, you don't smash the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
‘We can learn from our mistakes, tackle internal issues,’ says ANCMashatile wave at the crowd of thousands of party supporters during their Gaute
‘We can learn from our mistakes, tackle internal issues,’ says ANC
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Mashatile wave at the crowd of thousands of party supporters during their Gauteng Manifesto launch at the FNB stadium in Soweto on 4 June 2016. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. African National Congress,Elections,2016 local government... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Day of Equal Education Summit Concludesrole and incorrect focus of history. Multiple panellists and audience members f
First Day of Equal Education Summit Concludes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
role and incorrect focus of history. Multiple panellists and audience members found it extremely disheartening to see students reject history because of a belief that it had no relevance or economic benefit. The panel called for more of a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Local films that make a #DIFFher from a state music institute as part of their plans to drive out Jewish art
Local films that make a #DIFF
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
her from a state music institute as part of their plans to drive out Jewish artists. The film also includes never before seen interviews with Desmond Tutu, Charlize Theron, FW De Klerk, Sophia Loren, Jonathan Shapiro and many more. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dar Children Honour the African Childaround the world today. Emil Haldorsen, a pupil at the International School of
Dar Children Honour the African Child
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
around the world today. Emil Haldorsen, a pupil at the International School of Tanganyika said that it is so sad to see that many children rights are violated. The film shows how a child from Burundi suffers because of the war. "I don't... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Darey Art Alade Opens Up On Wife, Mistress, Female Fansand www.africainterviews.com, he speaks on a number of issues including his cel
Darey Art Alade Opens Up On Wife, Mistress, Female Fans
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
and www.africainterviews.com, he speaks on a number of issues including his celebrity marriage, his collaboration with the Soweto Gospel Choir, Ciara, and his next big project. The inspiration for Pray For Me actually came from some personal... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
DA invites social development minister on shopping trip to see what R753 can buyMasango said. “We therefore challenge Minister Dlamini to come shopping with u
DA invites social development minister on shopping trip to see what R753 can buy
News 24 South Africa / Posted 11 days ago
Masango said. “We therefore challenge Minister Dlamini to come shopping with us on Wednesday, 22 June, at the Shoprite in Soweto, so that she can see for herself what R753 can buy.” While Dlamini would not be drawn into answering questions about... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA Challenges Bathabile 'R753 Is Enough' Dlamini to Accept Our Invitation to Come Shopping for BasicsMinister could claim that R753 a month is sufficient for social grant beneficia
DA Challenges Bathabile 'R753 Is Enough' Dlamini to Accept Our Invitation to Come Shopping for Basics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Minister could claim that R753 a month is sufficient for social grant beneficiaries. We therefore challenge Minister Dlamini to come shopping with us on Wednesday, 22 June, at the Shoprite in Soweto, so that she can see for herself what R753 can b... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
DA challenges Bathabile ‘R753 is enough’ Dlamini to accept invitation to go shopping for basicscould claim that R753 a month is sufficient for social grant beneficiaries. “We
DA challenges Bathabile ‘R753 is enough’ Dlamini to accept invitation to go shopping for basics
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 11 days ago
could claim that R753 a month is sufficient for social grant beneficiaries. “We therefore challenge Minister Dlamini to come shopping with us on Wednesday‚ 22 June‚ at the Shoprite in Soweto‚ so that she can see for herself what R75... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#YouthDay: 'Youth day is not about drugs' – Mandla MaswanganyiMandla Maswanganyi (Supplied to News24) #YouthDay– Forty years ago, high schoo
#YouthDay: 'Youth day is not about drugs' – Mandla Maswanganyi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
Mandla Maswanganyi (Supplied to News24) #YouthDay– Forty years ago, high school learners from all over Soweto decided to march against Afrikaans as a medium of instruction. But today young people face different struggles. When I wake up in the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cold weather straining electricity resourcesThis week, power outages left Joburg suburbs such as Randburg, Hyde Park, Parkh
Cold weather straining electricity resources
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
This week, power outages left Joburg suburbs such as Randburg, Hyde Park, Parkhurst, Craighall, Soweto and Cosmo City, in the dark while the country was in the grip of a cold front that saw electricity demand surge. “You can’t keep the network same... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Limpopo Village Gets Mobile Libraryeveryone paid their tv licences. SABC Board Chairperson, Professor Obert Maguv
Limpopo Village Gets Mobile Library
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
everyone paid their tv licences. SABC Board Chairperson, Professor Obert Maguvhe, who is from Maniini, said he wanted to see the local children grow into future leaders who are computer literate from an early age. "Therefore, we are going to... Read more
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football411
Bucs will be last home for Gyimah Orlando Pirates defender Edwin Gyimah has declared that the Soweto club will
Bucs will be last home for Gyimah
football411 / Posted 13 days ago
Orlando Pirates defender Edwin Gyimah has declared that the Soweto club will be his last in the Premiership.The 25-year-old arrived in the country to play for SuperSport United before joining Mpumalanga Black... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How My Taxi Ride Differed From Sisonke Msimang's Uber Experienceof counting people's change). Not to feel "egalitarian" as Sisonke puts it, but
How My Taxi Ride Differed From Sisonke Msimang's Uber Experience
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
of counting people's change). Not to feel "egalitarian" as Sisonke puts it, but to feel secure for the trip ahead and to see Tembisa best I could in the dark. If I was going on a taxi ride through a place I'd never been in the early evening, I... Read more
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Eye Witness News
'Sadtu must stop making wild allegations about Minister Motshekga'Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga talks to the media during Youth Day ce
'Sadtu must stop making wild allegations about Minister Motshekga'
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga talks to the media during Youth Day celebrations at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on 16 June 2016. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Angie Motshekga,SADTU,Minister Angie Motshekga,jobs for cash... Read more
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Daily Maverick
40 Years On: Reflections on June 16as microcosms of the country at large. So to Mlandu – and his peers – it is onl
40 Years On: Reflections on June 16
Daily Maverick / Posted 14 days ago
as microcosms of the country at large. So to Mlandu – and his peers – it is only logical that the changes he wishes to see in higher learning institutions seep into the social fibre of South Africa. A blanket emancipation for all, with... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - Youth Day 2016generation of young people, under the theme; Youth Moving South Africa Forward.
President Jacob Zuma - Youth Day 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
generation of young people, under the theme; Youth Moving South Africa Forward. Lamaqhawe ayefunda ezikoleni zalapha eSoweto, ko- Madibane High, Morris Isaacson High, Phefeni High, Naledi High nezinye, akhombisa isibindi esiyisimanga, abhekana... Read more
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iol.co.za
Meet the film-maker behind Action Kommandantwas Thursday’s free June 16 screening in Bonteheuwel, where Ashley grew up and
Meet the film-maker behind Action Kommandant
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
was Thursday’s free June 16 screening in Bonteheuwel, where Ashley grew up and inspired the youth to embrace the spirit of Soweto 1976, and where he became a thorn in the side of the apartheid apparatus. Nadine will go to great lengths to make... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#YouthDay: 'Our school needs chairs, desks, funds' – Lebohang MamaboloLebohang Mamabolo (Supplied to News24) #YouthDay– Forty years ago high school
#YouthDay: 'Our school needs chairs, desks, funds' – Lebohang Mamabolo
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Lebohang Mamabolo (Supplied to News24) #YouthDay– Forty years ago high school learners from all over Soweto decided to march against Afrikaans as medium of instruction, but today, young people have different struggles. When I wake up in the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#YouthDay: The Soweto uprising was for all of us - Wandile Kokwana2016-06-17 07:24 Wandile Kokwana. (Tina Hsu, News24) #YouthDay - Forty years
#YouthDay: The Soweto uprising was for all of us - Wandile Kokwana
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
2016-06-17 07:24 Wandile Kokwana. (Tina Hsu, News24) #YouthDay - Forty years ago, high school learners from all over Soweto decided to march against Afrikaans as a medium of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
#YouthDay: 'My friends date sugar daddies' - Nhlanhla DubeNhlanhla Dube (Supplied to News24) #YouthDay - Forty years ago high school lea
#YouthDay: 'My friends date sugar daddies' - Nhlanhla Dube
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Nhlanhla Dube (Supplied to News24) #YouthDay - Forty years ago high school learners from all over Soweto decided to march against Afrikaans as medium of instruction, but today, young people have different struggles. When I woke up in the morning my... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Letter: Don't write off today's youth[in] our youngsters. If the so-called experts take time out to travel through a
Letter: Don't write off today's youth
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 14 days ago
[in] our youngsters. If the so-called experts take time out to travel through all the Rea Vaya routes from Johannesburg to Soweto they would see the many youngsters gathered in groups, focused on their smartphones, tablets and laptops in all the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sex stokvels’ impact ‘too ghastly to contemplate’The mavuso stokvels, held on Mondays, see women accompanying men home after the
Sex stokvels’ impact ‘too ghastly to contemplate’
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
The mavuso stokvels, held on Mondays, see women accompanying men home after the men had pledged to compensate them in cash. Zuma said the such stokvels had a negative impact on the fight against HIV/AIDS. “The long-term impact on their lives is too... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
South Africa marks 40th anniversary of Soweto uprising Members of the public watch the laying of wreaths at the Hector Pieterson Mem
South Africa marks 40th anniversary of Soweto uprising
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
Members of the public watch the laying of wreaths at the Hector Pieterson Memorial in Soweto, South Africa (AP) South Africans have commemorated the 40th anniversary of a pivotal moment in the... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
'We didn't burn schools', Zuma and 1976 activist tell Youth Day crowdof anger and those buildings, we believed they deserved to be burnt,” he said.
'We didn't burn schools', Zuma and 1976 activist tell Youth Day crowd
Mail & Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
of anger and those buildings, we believed they deserved to be burnt,” he said. “We burnt most of the beer halls throughout Soweto, and all administration board offices. No single school was burnt in 1976 because if you were to burn schools, which... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Africa marks anniversary of 1976 Soweto uprisingcommemorated the 40th anniversary of a pivotal moment in the anti-apartheid str
South Africa marks anniversary of 1976 Soweto uprising
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
commemorated the 40th anniversary of a pivotal moment in the anti-apartheid struggle, a 1976 black student uprising in the Soweto area of Johannesburg that led to a deadly crackdown but launched a new phase of opposition to white minority... Read more
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