Dollar supply has dried up ahead of Tuesday’s election in the east African nation
The SA workforce should look like the people who live in the country, not an enclave of a sensitive minority
In 2020, SA exported $344.6m worth of steel and US$324m worth of aluminium to the US, according to the UN COMTRADE database on international trade
Opposition party says crime has shot up to a record high because little has been done to halt joblessness
The deal, said to be valued at €600m, comes as global fertiliser prices are sky-high due to worries that the conflict between major exporters Russia and Ukraine could lead to food shortages
Transnet, Telkom and Eskom estimate that thieves and vandals cost them a total of R7bn a year due to metal theft
Cuban officials are accepting international support in their fight to contain a massive fire at a fuel depot that has left at least 77 injured, 17 missing and sparked a mass evacuation from the area.
Every time All Black coach Ian Foster fronts the media, he presents it with denial, not truth and honest appraisal
The interior designer on timeless style and a feminine design sensibility
SA still has a long way to go to fulfil the promises of democracy. More than 20 years after the first democratic elections, the country is still plagued by racial, social and political tensions.
Masechaba, a bright young medical intern, is struggling to fit into this SA, struggling to cope with the loss of her brother, who was her only friend, struggling with her religion, with rape, and struggling to deal with her demons, which have kept her from leading a normal life since she reached puberty.
Period Pain is the third novel from young writer Dr Kopano Matlwa, whose debut novel, Coconut, won the EU Literary Award in 2007.
Her portrayal of her deeply troubled main character, Masechaba, is so powerful that one can’t help but love and feel pity for her at the same time.
We first meet Masechaba as a teenager who has just got her first period, who soon discovers that this normal female hormonal occurrence will result in countless hospital visits, causing her not to have normal teenage e...
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