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Welcome back you guys! It’s been a minute since we last spoke, in millennial speak. We enjoyed our hiatus and are back with the news
Hi there! 🙋🏽♀️We’ve been putting out this Wrap without a break for a while so we’re taking a trip to the Bahamas (jokes) 😄 We
Hi there 🙋🏽♀️ In this week’s edition of The Wrap, we’re looking at how, of all things, vaccine hesitancy is scuppering our war against Covid.
Spring is coming and almost 10% of adults have been fully vaccinated in South Africa! Plus we were warmed by images of more than 100
Individual summaries on key news items, thoroughly researched and fact-checked.
🔹a. Managing exam stress Exam season is around the corner for school and university students, and with the mounting stress and pressure, especially given the
Have you seen the memes reacting to the ridiculous R15m sports facility officials “opened” in Lesseyton village yet? Officials from Enoch Mgijima Local Municipality in
Bafana Bafana supporters are experiencing an unfamiliar feeling this week: hope. This, after the men’s senior national team beat Ethiopia in two World Cup qualifiers
Admit it: you’ve dreamed of writing a no-holds-barred, entirely undiplomatic resignation letter. But – adulthood and social conventions being what they are – most of
If you’ve petted lion cubs you’ll hopefully know it’s a contentious activity. Now authorities want the country to move away from captive breeding operations generally
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
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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