Thousands of South African men are attending men-only 'initiation' retreats in a bid to better themselves

2019-04-25 13:40

The ManKind project has been criticised for its rituals, including dancing around candles in nude, and limiting participants’ sleep and diet.

DOCUMENTARY | News24 takes you inside the cult that captured an Eastern Cape community

News24 sent a team of journalists to Ngcobo in the wake of deadly shootings between police and members of a confirmed cult. The team spoke to the cult leaders, families of victims, law enforcement and cult experts to piece together a story of brainwashing, vulnerability and violence.

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I survived being in a cult for more than a decade

2017-03-23 13:53

Her mother joked and said “Don’t get married and don’t join a cult.” Little did she know how prophetic her words would be.


Melktert with Betsie Verwoerd, getting Queen Elizabeth to dance and a London coronation - strange and magical moments from Mandela’s life

2018-05-25 17:04

In 100 Mandela Moments, Kate Sidley collects a wonderful range of stories that mark the anniversary of his birth.

Smallville star ‘second in command’ of sinister sex cult

2017-11-10 10:56

News of the sex cult first broke last month.

The HBO documentary 'Going Clear' exposes Tom Cruise and the Church of Scientology

2015-04-03 13:26

The documentary Going Clear exposes the Church of Scientology, the mind of its creator and the Hollywood celebrities who follow its teachings in this expose based on author Lawrence's Wright's book 'Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood and the Prison of Belief'.

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