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South Africa’s youth shine at Children’s Monologues charity benefit

The Children's Monologues is a spoken-word performance piece of soliloquies and testimonies of South African children about their country, performed by some of the...

South Africa is the fourth-best country in the world – Conde Nast Traveler

Readers of the prestigious Conde Nast Traveler magazine have rated South Africa as the fourth-best country to visit - ahead of traditional tourist favourites...

Possible Conference gives insight about personal branding

The Possible Conference held in Braamfontein last week was an opportunity for 300 creatives and content creators to learn from each other and get guidance from branding professionals.

South African photographer documents pantsula

South African photographer and filmmaker Chris Saunders has spent the last six years documenting the evolution of pantsula dancing. His images have been seen around the world, outlining the dance's history as well as its significance as a positive African youth culture.

Pantsula crew goes global

dance---thumbThe Indigenous Academy of Dance is earning an international name for pantsula, the urban dance style that epitomises black township youth. Its dancers feature in the new music video of the British award-winning jazz band, Sons of Kemmet.

The best of African cinema online

Africa’s diaspora can find some of the continent’s best works – and download them – at the African Film Library, a service launched earlier this year by South African broadcaster M-Net.
Internet promotes African freedom

Celebrate South Africa on Braai Day

You can barbeque anywhere, but you can only braai in South Africa. On Saturday, as part of National Heritage Day, thousands of South Africans will head outdoors, get the fires going and celebrate the nation's favourite pastime on National Braai Day.

South Africa celebrated on Braai Day

You can barbeque anywhere, but you can only braai in South Africa. On 27 September thousands of South Africans headed outdoors, got the fires going and celebrated the nation's favourite pastime on National Braai Day.
Bring on the braai

R Kelly flies high ahead of 2010 opener

Less than a day away from the biggest gig of his career, opening the 2010 Fifa World Cup in South Africa, international R&B star R Kelly joked that he was so delighted to have his song chosen as the tournament's official anthem, he would have been happy to walk to Johannesburg, let alone fly.