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South Africa sex crime: 'We want our bodies to be secure 24/7'

Yahoo Daily News 10 Aug 2022
Most are migrants from neighbouring countries and angry mobs have sought to track down foreign miners and torch their homes in retaliation ... Outraged locals demanding tougher action from police have held violent demonstrations in several townships near abandoned mines, west of Johannesburg ... Arsonists targeted the homes of suspected foreign miners.
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South Africa sex crime: ‘We want our bodies to be secure 24/7’

Joy Online 10 Aug 2022
Most are migrants from neighbouring countries and angry mobs have sought to track down foreign miners and torch their homes in retaliation ... Outraged locals demanding tougher action from police have held violent demonstrations in several townships near abandoned mines, west of Johannesburg ... Arsonists targeted the homes of suspected foreign miners.
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Vermeulen back as Boks change 5 for 2nd All Blacks test

The Associated Press 09 Aug 2022
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa wing Kurt-Lee Arendse was suspended for four weeks on Monday for his highly dangerous mid-air tackle on New Zealand flyhalf Beauden Barrett in the Rugby Championship opener ... He will only be available again for the Springboks' last game of the Rugby Championship at home to Argentina.
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South Africa wing Arendse suspended for 4 weeks

The Associated Press 08 Aug 2022
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa wing Kurt-Lee Arendse was suspended for four weeks on Monday for his highly dangerous mid-air tackle on New Zealand flyhalf Beauden Barrett in the Rugby Championship opener ... He will only be available again for the Springboks' last game of the Rugby Championship at home to Argentina.
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Blinken Visits South Africa Amid New 'Cold War'

Beijing News 08 Aug 2022
Johannesburg, South Africa - U.S ... While in South Africa, Blinken visited Johannesburg's famous Soweto township, once home to liberation icon and first democratic president Nelson Mandela.
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All Blacks wait on injuries to Barrett brothers, Jordie and Beauden

Independent online (SA) 08 Aug 2022
Ahead of Saturday's second and final test against South Africa in Johannesburg, All Blacks playmaker Beauden ... Foster knows that another defeat to South Africa at Johannesburg's Ellis Park could see him replaced ahead of the home series against Argentina starting on August 27.
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Blinken Heads to South Africa Amid New 'Cold War'

Beijing News 07 Aug 2022
Johannesburg, South Africa - U.S ... While in South Africa, Blinken will visit Johannesburg's famous Soweto township, once home to liberation icon and first democratic president Nelson Mandela, as well as take part in South Africa's Women's Day celebrations.
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As online hate speech hits Africa, social media firms told to act

Independent online (SA) 07 Aug 2022
People write that we should go home, that this is not our country, that we are bringing crime ... These messages can lead to violence, she told the Thomson Reuters Foundation as she ironed clothes in her employer's home in Johannesburg ... In Johannesburg, Nora fears online hate ...
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Migrants targeted in South Africa after gang rape outrage

Business Ghana 07 Aug 2022
Residents of a South African township near Johannesburg have set ablaze the homes of migrants they believe are illegally working in disused local mines ... "I';m scared to go to the shops ... The miners - most of whom come from neighbouring countries - work in unsafe and unregulated conditions in the abandoned mineshafts that surround Johannesburg.
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At 71, ‘Hotstix’ is the Methuselah of the music industry

Independent online (SA) 06 Aug 2022
His Pimville Zone 6, Soweto, home is festooned with artefacts from his world travels and he reels off country names as he points at the exotic mementos ... But he points to a library of previous awards on the walls of his cosy home, including the Ellen Kuzwayo Council Award from the University of Johannesburg, to name but one.
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Five Springbok wishes we hope come true against the All Blacks

Independent online (SA) 01 Aug 2022
Johannesburg - When you wish upon a Springbok ... Germiston-born and bred Marx is on 48 Tests, so come the second match against the All Blacks in Johannesburg, he could possibly earn his 50th cap in front of his home crowd; and wouldn’t that be brilliant for this servant of SA rugby.
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The elderly hardest-hit as Johannesburg residents grapple with council bills

Mail Guardian South Africa 31 Jul 2022
When 66-year-old Ruby Williams received a letter from the City of Johannesburg on April 21, her life changed ... The letter was hand delivered and left hanging at the gate of her home in Klipspruit West, south west of Johannesburg ... Support the journalism that helps you navigate your world ... Password.
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Favourable URC draw will help Bulls aim for home final

Independent online (SA) 31 Jul 2022
Coach Jake White’s team had to fight back from losing five out of their first six matches – where the first five were away from home – to reach the quarter-finals after finishing fourth on the overall log ... But looking at the overall draw, the Bulls have a great opportunity to top the log and ensure they have a home final ... Lions, Johannesburg.
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Brace yourselves folks for an explosive weekend as the Comrades are in town

Independent online (SA) 29 Jul 2022
Delegates from different parts of the country have touched down in Nasrec in Johannesburg South to the grace this conference that voters back home will be waiting ...
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Braamfontein, an artist’s playground

Mail Guardian South Africa 29 Jul 2022
After the Covid-19 lockdowns and in the middle of a bone-dry winter, Johannesburg is feeling dreary ... “Johannesburg is home to a depth and breadth of creativity that is impossible to ignore,” says Levy, “and we’ve made it our mission to put Braamfontein back on the map as the cultural heart of the city ... Take for example the work by Yolo Liso Xulu.

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