5 questions: How a fresh take on township tourism can boost SA's economy

2019-03-31 12:22

Townships could be the hook tourists are seeking for cultural and authentic experiences, an entrepreneur suggests.

New exchange to target township economy

2017-06-18 06:08

Investors may get the opportunity to invest in a third South African stock exchange following the launch of ZAR X, the country’s second after the JSE, earlier this year.

WATCH: Vote for what? ask bleak Thomson residents

A few residents of Thomson informal settlement do not plan to vote. Find out why.

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How coding is unlocking opportunities for youth

2015-12-01 14:52

Thanks to the vision and pragmatism of an ex-offender-turned-entrepreneur, the world’s next Bill Gates or Steve Jobs may just come from Langa – Cape Town’s oldest township.

Baby awaits surgery after rat attack

2014-08-27 10:44

After having her fingers and nose eaten by rats, baby Erena Yekanyi is now awaiting reconstructive surgery that her family cannot afford.

Riots in Diepsloot after shooting

Two Zimbabwean men were shot dead in the Johannesburg township of Diepsloot Sunday. Several foreign-owned shops have been looted since. Watch a video about the tension.

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Mzoli's Meat is Ayoba!

2010-02-25 14:12

Go and enjoy a unique meat eating experience in the middle of Gugs.



2018-05-17 14:30

TEACHERS and kids were met by smoke coming out of the staff room windows when they arrived at Tholulwazi High School in Kameelrivier, Mpumalanga on Monday.

INK FOODS in Durban

2016-11-24 15:54

Eziko in Cape Town

2016-01-12 09:24

A unique township experience.

‘Reconnect us or else’

2015-06-12 09:53

JIKA Joe residents caused mayhem on Wednesday night, threatening to block the N3 highway after Msunduzi Municipality cut their illegal electricity connections on Sunday.

Winter makes Blikkiesdorp life more difficult

Wet, cold, winter weather can create difficult living conditions. Watch a video about the challenges faced by residents of Blikkiesdorp.

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'My child will stay in a township school'

2012-11-23 16:11

Do model C schools keep kids in touch with their roots?

Mzoli's Meat is Ayoba!

2010-02-25 14:12

Go and enjoy a unique meat eating experience in the middle of Gugs.

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