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Hi there 🙋🏽♀️ in this week’s edition of The Wrap, we’re looking at why people who choose not to be vaccinated will increasingly find other
Hi there 🙋🏽♀️ in this week’s edition of The Wrap, we’re looking at at the difficult lessons emerging from Cape Town’s taxi violence; the latest
Hi there 🙋🏽♀️ in this week’s edition of The Wrap, we’re looking at how ordinary South African citizens are the future of this country, plus
Tensions are high in South Africa, so it’s OK if you’re feeling scared, sad and a lot more in between. But as always, we’re here
Individual summaries on key news items, thoroughly researched and fact-checked.
EU returns J&J vaccines to South Africa We’ve told you about this before: In a weird and modern twist on colonialism, the contract between SA
If you’re a fan of Banksy, London’s famously anonymous graffiti artist, you’ll remember how he punked the high-end art industry on a massive scale back
This is the first election since the Political Funding Act of 2018 came into effect. We are pretty excited about this, because it will force
The Met Gala took place in New York last week Monday and we loved watching celebs strut their stuff on the, um, beige carpet. 👀
This succession is an important marker in South African politics and history. There is so much wealth and power that hangs in the balance.
Last week we reported that three travellers from India tested positive for Covid-19. Fortunately, they did not carry the B.1.617 variant that is spreading wildly
We know we spoke about this last week, but there still seems to be some confusion over what’s happening with SA’s vaccine rollout strategy. Here
You may have heard that Isis is on our doorstep in Northern Mozambique and OMG WHAT THE HECK? 😱 But… it’s not as simple as
A simple guide to how thrifting can save the environment.
You may have heard that South Africa has been “downgraded”. Again? Yup. There are three major rating agencies in the world. These are the names
s Malema really angry about the injustices he sees around him, or is it
As the DA heads to its elective conference this weekend, we explain how the party went from aspiring to be one for all South Africans, which grew through clear focus and planning, to one which is bleeding votes.
In-depth takes on key topics, with the breadth that is often missing in daily reports.
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