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EFF and H&M - Let's Ask the Tough QuestionsSaturday as recently elected ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa was delivering his s
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Saturday as recently elected ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa was delivering his speech at the ANC birthday rally in the Eastern Cape, the opposition "fighters" from the EFF were trashing H&M stores in response to the racist ad. Floyd Shivambu... Read more
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Eastern Cape Drought - Rapidly Overtaking the Cape Town CrisisMayor's office scramble to work around a series of political scandals within th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 minutes ago
Mayor's office scramble to work around a series of political scandals within the province's ruling DA, the neighbouring Eastern Cape has been rolling headlong into disaster. And they don't have a lot of options. By MARELISE VAN DER MERWE. While... Read more
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The Davison Index
Exhibition of bead art from South Africa at FIA | January 18, 2018of two women, Bev Gibson and Ntombephi Ntobela, who co-founded Ubuhle in 1999.
The Davison Index / Posted an hour ago
of two women, Bev Gibson and Ntombephi Ntobela, who co-founded Ubuhle in 1999. Ntombephi is a master beader from the Eastern Cape whose tremendous skill, both as artist and teacher, has been the foundation block of this community. Ntombephi... Read more
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Forced Abortions - a New Frontier in the War On Women's Bodies?organisation, Doctors Without Borders, highlighted alleged cases of theft at th
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organisation, Doctors Without Borders, highlighted alleged cases of theft at the beleaguered Mthatha medicine depot in the Eastern Cape. Later that year, the national health department issued a statement welcoming the arrest of two Gauteng health... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Exhibition of bead art from South Africa at FIA | January 18, 2018of two women, Bev Gibson and Ntombephi Ntobela, who co-founded Ubuhle in 1999.
Grand Blanc View / Posted 2 hours ago
of two women, Bev Gibson and Ntombephi Ntobela, who co-founded Ubuhle in 1999. Ntombephi is a master beader from the Eastern Cape whose tremendous skill, both as artist and teacher, has been the foundation block of this community. Ntombephi... Read more
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Flint Township View
Exhibition of bead art from South Africa tells far reaching story at FIA | January 18, 2018of two women, Bev Gibson and Ntombephi Ntobela, who co-founded Ubuhle in 1999.
Flint Township View / Posted 4 hours ago
of two women, Bev Gibson and Ntombephi Ntobela, who co-founded Ubuhle in 1999. Ntombephi is a master beader from the Eastern Cape whose tremendous skill, both as artist and teacher, has been the foundation block of this community. Ntombephi... Read more
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Sassa to Start Paying Grants Through Postbank in Februaryto its report last week, SASSA visited a number of communities during December
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to its report last week, SASSA visited a number of communities during December in Gauteng, North West, Limpopo, the Eastern Cape and Mpumalanga to tell beneficiaries about the different payment options. Following these sessions, an... Read more
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The Khayelitsha Families Who Have to Beg Neighbours for Toilets and Electricityask house owners to allow me to dump the faeces in their toilets in the morning
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ask house owners to allow me to dump the faeces in their toilets in the morning," she said. She sent her children to the Eastern Cape because, she says, she does not want them "to have to walk around the township asking for the use of toilets... Read more
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Ramaphosa Takes On ANC Leadership Role With Alacrity - and Clarity of Intentderivative of the name Cyril. This was clear from the welcome he was given by o
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
derivative of the name Cyril. This was clear from the welcome he was given by ordinary people as he did a walkabout in the Eastern Cape town of East London as well as the reception he got from the tens of thousands of ANC supporters who came to... Read more
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Bloemfontein Young Tigers Through to Nedbank Last 32Young Tigers will represent the Free State alongside Gauteng's Swallows FC, Orb
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Young Tigers will represent the Free State alongside Gauteng's Swallows FC, Orbit College from North West, EC Bees of the Eastern Cape and Happy Wanderers from KwaZulu Natal; along with Manriyeni United of Limpopo, who ply their trade in the SAB... Read more
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Kenyatta Headed Back Home After South Africa Visitconcluding an official visit to South Africa he started on Thursday. Kenyatta
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concluding an official visit to South Africa he started on Thursday. Kenyatta was seen off at the East London Airport in Eastern Cape by the South African Head of Mission to Kenya, Anita Mqulwana. During his visit, the Head of State held talks... Read more
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Kenyatta Watches As Zuma Is Booedinvestors. "South Africa is open for investment," he told tens of thousands of
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investors. "South Africa is open for investment," he told tens of thousands of cheering ANC members in a stadium in the Eastern Cape province on Saturday. South Africa's economy has slowed to a near-stand-still during Zuma's two presidential... Read more
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#ANC106 - All Systems Go, Says Magashulesix embarked on what they call a pilgrimage to gather support for the party by
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
six embarked on what they call a pilgrimage to gather support for the party by visiting royal and community leaders in the Eastern Cape as well as KwaZul-Natal in the days leading to the celebrations. Ramaphosa enjoyed a narrow victory against his... Read more
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Zuma Booed 4 Times During #ANC106 CelebrationsJacob Zuma was booed at least four times during the ANC's 106th birthday celebr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Jacob Zuma was booed at least four times during the ANC's 106th birthday celebrations at the Absa stadium in East London, Eastern Cape on Saturday. Zuma, who arrived 45 minutes late, was first welcomed by loud cheers by one section of the 16... Read more
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Ramaphosa Outlines Plans for Radical Change - With AssurancesAfrican National Congress Fellow South Africans, The African National Congres
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African National Congress Fellow South Africans, The African National Congress turns 106 years this year. We are in the Eastern Cape, the home of legends. As the newly elected leadership of the ANC, we visited and laid wreaths at the graves of... Read more
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President Kenyatta Attends ANC Dinner On the Eve of Party Birthday Fetekeynote address on Pan Africanism and the role of political parties in promotin
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keynote address on Pan Africanism and the role of political parties in promoting democracy in Africa. The celebrations will take place in East London's Buffalo City Stadium in the Eastern Cape where over 120,000 party members are expected to att... Read more
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South African Director Signs to Same Agency As Ava Duvernay, which tells the controversial story of lonely factory worker who travels to t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
, which tells the controversial story of lonely factory worker who travels to the rural mountains of the Eastern Cape to initiate a group of young men into adulthood, premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. The film has... Read more
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Meet Loyiso Madinga, new Daily Show reporterconference and aired on Comedy Central yesterday for The Daily Show. The young
iafrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
conference and aired on Comedy Central yesterday for The Daily Show. The young comedian hails from a little village in the Eastern Cape and we wish him luck in this new position. It is so refreshing to have local talent making international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC's 106th - Ramaphosa Goes to Mandela Heartlandway for some tough talk as he was warmly received by traditional leaders near f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
way for some tough talk as he was warmly received by traditional leaders near former president Nelson Mandela's home in the Eastern Cape. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS. As Saturday's ANC birthday rally draws closer, ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa is... Read more
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Social Security Agency Rejects Allegations of Claims of Over R1 Billion By CPSsocial grant payment services contracts. The said contracts in question were co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
social grant payment services contracts. The said contracts in question were concluded in 2009 for the following regions: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Northern Cape and North West. "Upon rejection of the claims by SASSA, the parties... Read more
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Social Security Agency On Robbery At Seplan Pay PointSASSA Acting CEO Pearl Bengu has expressed concern following an armed robbery a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
SASSA Acting CEO Pearl Bengu has expressed concern following an armed robbery at a pay point in Seplan near Cala in the Eastern Cape where beneficiaries of social grants were paid on Tuesday. This incident came three days after an apparently... Read more
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Operation Festive Season - Top Brass All Out in Clampdown OperationNational Commissioner of the South African Police Service , General Khehla Sith
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National Commissioner of the South African Police Service , General Khehla Sithole and the Provincial Commissioner of the Eastern Cape , Lieutenant General Liziwe Ntshinga joined forces with members as well as several law enforcement agencies in... Read more
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Minister of Police, MP, Fikile Mbalula, Joined the National Commissioner and Police On Operations in East London, Eastern CapeThe Minister of Police, Minister Fikile Mbalula joined the national commissione
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Minister of Police, Minister Fikile Mbalula joined the national commissioner of Police, General Khehla Sitole and Eastern Cape Provincial Commissioner Lt Ntshinga today in East London, Eastern Cape at operations for safer communities. This... Read more
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Minister of Police, MP, Fikile Mbalula, Condemn Violent Acts That Took Place in Rusternburg, North Westthat were happening in some of the properties. Two days ago the Minister Shutdo
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that were happening in some of the properties. Two days ago the Minister Shutdown three brothel houses in East London, Eastern Cape and saved many lives of young women. "We cannot coexist with criminals, Police must smoke criminals out of our... Read more
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Three Suspects Arrested and Three Firearms Recoveredwere recovered from them. The vehicle used by the suspects was checked and foun
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were recovered from them. The vehicle used by the suspects was checked and found to be positively stolen from the Eastern Cape province. The members also found a TV set, jewellery, laptop, crew bar, police radio and clothing inside the... Read more
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African Football
Chiefs look for return to winning forma 3-2 win at AmaZulu in mid-October, a 2-2 draw at Golden Arrows a few days lat
African Football / Posted 6 days ago
a 3-2 win at AmaZulu in mid-October, a 2-2 draw at Golden Arrows a few days later and the above-mentioned triumph in the Eastern Cape. In head-to-head stats, Chiefs and Polokwane have met in nine league matches since 2013/14. The Amakhosi have... Read more
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Free State Stars release five players, sign Harris Tchilimbou from AC Leopardsat National First Division (NFD) side Richards Bay FC, while former Orlando Pir
Goal.com / Posted 6 days ago
at National First Division (NFD) side Richards Bay FC, while former Orlando Pirates midfielder Japhtha will head to the Eastern Cape to join Umtata Bucks alongside Kwizera. Here's the club's statement on the movements: Free State Stars can... Read more
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African Football
Chippa out to humble the Clever Boysof three points, as they won 2-0 away to AmaZulu on January 7 thanks to a brace
African Football / Posted 6 days ago
of three points, as they won 2-0 away to AmaZulu on January 7 thanks to a brace from Linda Mntambo. The victory ensured the Eastern Cape side avoided a hat-trick of defeats, having been beaten in their last two matches before the recent break. The... Read more
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President Kenyatta to Meet New ANC Leaders On Trade Dealsthe President has been invited to attend the 106th Anniversary celebrations of
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the President has been invited to attend the 106th Anniversary celebrations of the African National Congress, Eastern Cape due on Saturday. But diplomatic sources told Nation the President has on his mind the fact that Jacob Zuma's... Read more
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Why Women Rejected Birth Control Implantfound. 'We just weren't expecting the kind of the rumours that came up' At Zi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
found. 'We just weren't expecting the kind of the rumours that came up' At Zithulele Hospital outside Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, clinical manager Ben Gaunt estimates that about 80% of Implanon NXT patients asked to have their devices... Read more
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Police Failed to Protect Us From Mob Justice, Says Eastern Cape FamilyMan's house burned down after he was accused of a stabbing which never took pla
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Man's house burned down after he was accused of a stabbing which never took place An Eastern Cape family whose home was burned down by an angry mob have accused the police and the justice system of failing them. The Olayi family, from Libode near... Read more
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ANC's 106th - After the NEC Meeting, Lips Zipped On Zuma's Fatethe new authority. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS. Deputy secretary general Jessie Duart
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the new authority. By CARIEN DU PLESSIS. Deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte has run out of clothes. She's been in the Eastern Cape for almost a week now, and dashed across Esplanade Road from the International Convention Centre on the East... Read more
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Suspected Robber Wounded in Shootout With KZN Police, Two Others ArrestedCoast Road and "the white Toyota Fortuner they [had been] travelling in was pos
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Coast Road and "the white Toyota Fortuner they [had been] travelling in was positively identified as being stolen from the Eastern Cape", Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane said. Zwane added that Durban Flying Squad members and a private security... Read more
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Warriors Size Up Struggling Lionsover the Knights on Tuesday when they welcome the Highveld Lions to Buffalo Par
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
over the Knights on Tuesday when they welcome the Highveld Lions to Buffalo Park Stadium in East London on Thursday. The Eastern Cape franchise ended a three-match losing streak by winning by 60 runs in Kimberley. It was a result that lifted them... Read more
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Sadtu Eastern Cape Congratulates Matric Class of 2017The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Eastern Cape congratulates the m
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The South African Democratic Teachers Union in Eastern Cape congratulates the matric class of 2017 for the improved performance in the 2017 NSC examination. As the organisation we welcome the results with a strong belief that the Province has a... Read more
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Rights Commission Wants Answers On Fee-Free Education Plannot qualify for nursing," said a woman who travelled to the Cape Peninsula Univ
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
not qualify for nursing," said a woman who travelled to the Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Bellville from the Eastern Cape to help state her daughter's case. "I am hoping that they will let her do law instead," said the woman,... Read more
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Superb Cloete Helps Warriors End Poor Runclash at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Tuesday. The opener blasted 143 (128
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clash at the Diamond Oval in Kimberley on Tuesday. The opener blasted 143 (128 balls, 25 fours, 1 six) as the men from the Eastern Cape amassed 335 for nine, before bowling out the hosts for 275 to complete a comfortable win - their first since... Read more
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Olympian Van Zyl Helps to Discover New Stars'It is really great to have high-profile athletes and coaches such as these to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
'It is really great to have high-profile athletes and coaches such as these to assist our coaches and athletes in the Eastern Cape,' he said. Van Zyl, 32, said he was relishing the chance to interact with coaches and athletes to possibly... Read more
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Land Restoration Will Not Be 'Smash and Grab' - Ramaphosaparty would aim to strengthen its core constituency through branches. "We want
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
party would aim to strengthen its core constituency through branches. "We want to strengthen our branches, make sure they are alive." Ramaphosa is expected to visit Xhosa King Zwelonke Sigcawu and Rharhabe Queen Noloyiso Sandile in the Eastern C... Read more
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NYDA to Fight Youth Unemployment in 2018country. For the next few days, the Board and the Executive of the NYDA will be
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
country. For the next few days, the Board and the Executive of the NYDA will be crisis crossing the entire province of the Eastern Cape, especially rural areas to ensure that there is access to our products and services." Back to school... Read more
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A 2018 safari bucketlistto make the list of excellent malaria-free Big 5 reserves in South Africa is th
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to make the list of excellent malaria-free Big 5 reserves in South Africa is the Pumba Private Game reserve. Located in the Eastern Cape, it’s also one of the most exclusive, with just two luxury lodges available in the reserve. The reserve is home... Read more
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National Youth Development Agency Briefs Media On Free Education and Matric ResultsFezile Dabi District for being the number one performing district in the countr
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Fezile Dabi District for being the number one performing district in the country. We wish to make special mention of the Eastern Cape and Limpopo provinces for continuing to improve and experiencing growth while facing very perennial challenges... Read more
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Agathangelou, Moonsamy Tons Flatten Warriorsto chase down the total, particularly early on as Gihahn Cloete clubbed 82 (74
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to chase down the total, particularly early on as Gihahn Cloete clubbed 82 (74 balls, 13 fours, 1 six). The men from the Eastern Cape had reached 106 for two in the 19th over, but they then faded away badly. Shamsi was the chief destroyer, but... Read more
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Real Matric Pass Rate Is 37,3 Percent, Says DAcommended the Free State for its top performance and also said it was "heartene
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
commended the Free State for its top performance and also said it was "heartened" by improvements in the results of the Eastern Cape, Limpopo and Kwazulu-Natal. Also adding their response to the matric results, the National Youth Development... Read more
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Minister Angie Motshekga - Release of NSC Examination Resultsthe performance of districts is closely monitored by both the provincial and na
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the performance of districts is closely monitored by both the provincial and national education departments. In 2017, the Eastern Cape has rationalised the number of districts from 23 to 12; which has reduced the number of districts from 81 to 70... Read more
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'I Want to Study for the Rest of My Life,' Says Top Performing Matriculantfor the rest of my life," he said. Mjikelwa, who matriculated from St James Se
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
for the rest of my life," he said. Mjikelwa, who matriculated from St James Senior Secondary School in Cofimvaba in the Eastern Cape, said the year was challenging for him after setting his goals. "Academically, at the beginning of the year,... Read more
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African Football
AmaZulu open 2018 with home clash against Chippa1-0 losses at the hands of Ajax Cape Town (away) and Polokwane City (home) on D
African Football / Posted 13 days ago
1-0 losses at the hands of Ajax Cape Town (away) and Polokwane City (home) on December 9 and 16 respectively. The Eastern Cape side had gone 10 games unbeaten prior to their successive defeats. The Chilli Boys have claimed seven points... Read more
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Former Eastern Cape Councillor in Court for Allegedly Selling Municipal Landpostponed, the Hawks said on Thursday. Ntombizanele Williams, 54, appeared at
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
postponed, the Hawks said on Thursday. Ntombizanele Williams, 54, appeared at the Aliwal North Magistrate's Court in the Eastern Cape on Tuesday on a corruption charge. Captain Anelisa Feni said Williams was arrested in 2015 for allegedly... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The best holidays in South Africa – a month-by-month guidethe verdant Garden Route. From here it’s a two to three-hour drive to a variety
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
the verdant Garden Route. From here it’s a two to three-hour drive to a variety of malaria-free safari destinations in the Eastern Cape. Been there; done that? Fly into Durban and take a road trip that loops through the foodie-friendly Midlands,... Read more
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Recharged Warriors Ready for Dolphinsand we expect the same on Friday." Dolphins coach Grant Morgan , meanwhile, is
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
and we expect the same on Friday." Dolphins coach Grant Morgan , meanwhile, is also expecting a tricky challenge in the Eastern Cape. "We've identified the Warriors as the team that always seems to spoil our party," he said. "They are party... Read more
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