culture and art

culture and art

Thoriso Themane death: Sentencing proceedings kick off in murder case of aspiring musician

Thoriso Themane death: Sentencing proceedings kick off in murder case of aspiring musician

Africa-Press - South-Africa. The Polokwane High Court in Limpopo on Monday started sentencing proceedings in the case of six teenagers and two adults who...
Member of Zule Zoo of Africa, Mike Aboh is dead

Member of Zule Zoo of Africa, Mike Aboh is dead

Africa-Press - South-Africa. Member of the defunct music group, Zule Zoo, Mr Michael Tertsea Aboh has been reported dead. According to reports currently making the...
'They have defamed me' - Die Antwoord's former 'secret artist' hits back

‘They have defamed me’ – Die Antwoord’s former ‘secret artist’ hits back

Africa-Press - South-Africa. Die Antwoord's former "secret artist" Ben Jay Crossman has told News24 that he was shocked and in disbelief at the rap-rave...
DA asks Hawks to probe Masizole Mnqasela for allegedly fraudulent travel, entertainment claims

DA asks Hawks to probe Masizole Mnqasela for allegedly fraudulent travel, entertainment claims

Africa-Press - South-Africa. The DA has called on the Hawks to investigate allegations of fraud and corruption against the speaker of the Western Cape...
Gospel singer Deborah Fraser dies after short illness

Gospel singer Deborah Fraser dies after short illness

Africa-Press - South-Africa. Gospel artist Deborah Fraser has died. Family spokesperson Nontando Mafisa confirmed to News24 that Fraser had died on Sunday. "It is with deep...
No books, no flushing toilets: Early Childhood Development census unravels learning needs in SA

No books, no flushing toilets: Early Childhood Development census unravels learning needs in SA

Africa-Press - South-Africa. A new census of early childhood development centres (ECD) in South Africa has revealed several challenges, including a lack of infrastructure,...
ANALYSIS | New book unpacks the complexities of whiteness in South Africa

ANALYSIS | New book unpacks the complexities of whiteness in South Africa

Africa-Press - South-Africa. Roger Southall's latest book 'Whites and democracy in South Africa', assists in taking the sometimes overly abstract idea of whiteness to...
For the love of books - what reading to our children teaches them about the world

For the love of books – what reading to our children teaches them about...

Africa-Press - South-Africa. William Gumede reflects on his life growing up, and how a love of reading helped lift him out of poverty. He...
Expensive whisky and water tankers just some of the gifts MPs received in 2021

Expensive whisky and water tankers just some of the gifts MPs received in 2021

Africa-Press - South-Africa. From blankets to food to water tankers and expensive whisky, South African lawmakers were spoilt with gifts in 2021. On Monday, the...
Rhodes professor awarded for producing free hand sanitiser for Eastern Cape communities

Rhodes professor awarded for producing free hand sanitiser for Eastern Cape communities

Africa-Press - South-Africa. Rhodes University's Professor Roderick Walker was honoured for putting his academic theory to vital use during the Covid-19 pandemic and getting...