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Our justice system hasn’t forgotten about the crooks who ripped us off during Covid, and neither have we. The SIU, government’s watchdogs for public funds,
While you were contemplating your 2022 resolutions, Lindiwe Sisulu was probably making her famous activist parents turn in their graves with her unprecedented attack on
Hi there 🙋🏽♀️ in this week’s edition of The Wrap, we’re looking at: Aaaaand… we’re back! 😁We had a much-needed rest and hope you did
It’s Christmas! Well, not quite, but close enough. So The Wrap team is taking a break for a few weeks and we’ll be back in
Individual summaries on key news items, thoroughly researched and fact-checked.
Once regarded as a punchline, Reality TV is now an entertainment force with which to be reckoned. Four out of 10 South Africa adults say
There’s been some trouble in East and West Africa this week. 🔹In Malawi, President Lazarus Chakwera appointed new leaders today after dissolving his ENTIRE cabinet
If we had a drink for every time a DA member left the party to join Herman Mashaba’s ActionSA, we’d be pretty tipsy. 😜 This
For the past few years, our national men’s cricket team, The Proteas, have been a bit of a sad spectacle on and off the field.
At explain.co.za we’re passionate about the news because we know it’s under attack in an age of misinformation and failing business models. That’s why it’s
The local government elections are just ten days away! As we reported last week, power is shifting and your vote could lead to meaningful change.
Feeling guilty about not renewing your driver’s license yet thanks to the pandemic? Don’t worry – you and about three million other South Africans are
In light of recent arrests related to corruption and state capture, in this developing story, we’ll be keeping tabs on the corruption-related arrests in both the public and private sector.
How long should it take for Cyril Ramaphosa to turn the country around, and what’s the strengths of our economy we don’t hear about often
Often described as soft spoken, Hassan is anything but a timid leader.
Our staff shares their experiences with navigating student debt during their time as tertiary students, as student protests continue across the country.
As the fallout from THAT Meghan and Harry interview with Oprah Winfrey continues to reverberate around the world, it’s emerged that South Africa played a
In-depth takes on key topics, with the breadth that is often missing in daily reports.
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