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rest and repeat Impala mine workers return to their hostel in Rustenburg after their morning shift
rest and repeat Impala mine workers return to their hostel in Rustenburg after their morning shift

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While growing up, I didn’t understand the political message of musician Hugh Masekela’s famous “train song”, Stimela. In the township, it was just a Sunday anthem, blasted by jazz aficionado neighbours with speakers on the verandah.

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The EFF has sent a legal letter to President Cyril Ramaphosa’s office, demanding that the lockdown regulations be relaxed to allow political gatherings in compliance with all Covid-19 protocols. The party said that regulations prohibit political campaigning and activities in preparation for this year’s local government elections.
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