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Corporate South Africa unites to aid citizens affected and infected by Covid-19

By Roxanne Francis "The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members." - Coretta Scott King The last few...

Closing remarks by President Cyril Ramaphosa at the second South Africa Investment Conference

6 NOVEMBER 2019 SANDTON CONVENTION CENTRE, JOHANNESBURG Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, As the second South Africa Investment Conference draws to a close, I believe I am speaking...

Preparing for the future world of work through STEM

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. - Nelson Mandela  These words ring true now more than ever...

South African Brands Record Strong Brand Value Growth Against Difficult Economic Backdrop

Top South African brands are outpacing GDP, top 50 growing 16.1% YoY Telcos lead the way: MTN and Vodacom retain 1st and 2nd...

What’s in a South African name? From Krotoa to Van der Stel

Despite generations of official efforts to keep South Africans apart, racial mingling goes back to the very first years when white and black met at the Cape of Good Hope.

The Cradle of Humankind

A handful of the world's great cities trace their heritage to early human settlements thousands of years back. Johannesburg's earliest residents were in the neighbourhood 3-million years ago.

South African literature

An overview of the main currents in South African literature, from Olive Schreiner's depiction of life on isolated Karoo farms to more recent work...

Women in Science awards

Women were the largest untapped global reservoir of talent, the audience was reminded at the Women in Science awards, where the country’s leading female...

Earth’s oldest ‘fungi’ found in South Africa

A recent scientific discovery in South Africa, ancient fungi-like fossils, have once again put the country on the map in the palaeontology field. It...

Community service included in Rhodes course

Rhodes University students are getting involved in weekly community service, which is the practical component of the Intetho ZoBomi philosophy course. Chili Kier Rhodes University has...