Ben in Suedafrika

… fresh ideas to make land-reform a reality

CAPE TOWN, 31.05.2016: “What is going wrong in South Africa’s land-reform programme, and how can its failings be addressed?” Ben Cousins* attends to the issue at hand and gives an outline of  some possible solutions: In 22 years land-reform has barely altered … weiter / qhubeka lapha »

Short film: “into Us and Ours”

Student’s short film makes waves 25 May 2016 `into Us and Ours´, a short film by third-year UCT film-student Jessie Zinn showed at Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner after making waves on the international film-festival circuit. Into Us and … weiter / qhubeka lapha »

UMLANDO: Iminyaka Emihlanu Kwelakithi [1879-1884]

ucwaningo olusaqhubekayo luqhutshwa nguBheni wakwaKhumalo eBaQulusini 2005 Okuqukethwe 1. AmaNgisi kweleNkosi uCetshwayo (eSandlwana: 22 Masingana 1879) 2. AmaNgisi namashifu kweleNkosi uCetshwayo (1879-1883) 3. AmaNgisi noZibhebhu – uSuthu noMandlakazi (Masingana – Ndasa 1883) 4. AmaNgisi noZibhebhu – uMandlakazi eMsebe nasoNdini (Ndasa … weiter / qhubeka lapha »

Tutu forced to quit over lesbian-marriage

CAPE TOWN, 22 May 2016: Reverend Canon Mpho Tutu-Van Furth has revealed that her licence to preach is being revoked because she married a woman – so, she has decided to quit instead. Biénne Huisman* reports: Newlyweds Mpho and Marceline … weiter / qhubeka lapha »

International Criminal Court (ICC) despised once more

KAMPALA, 13 May 2016: Uganda’s president, Yoweri Museveni, vowed to fight corruption as he was sworn in to a fifth term in office, but officials from various countries who had been invited walked out of the ceremony when Museveni started mocking the International Criminal Court … weiter / qhubeka lapha »