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Blindness: How the Strandfontein camp was set up to fail - The Mail & Guardian

The facility in Cape Town was about quarantining the most vulnerable — the homeless — rather than preventing Covid-19

At least they tried to protect the homeless.

2020-05-18 04:16:00 AM

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Confronting inequality during the school closures - The Mail & Guardian

Using a variety of methods and interactions, teachers and students have had to adapt to a new idea of the classroom

2020-05-17 04:24:00 PM

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Africa’s ill-resourced healthcare systems need immediate revamping - The Mail & Guardian

Now is the time to rewrite a collective script of Africa’s development agenda and the well being of its people

2020-05-17 05:52:00 AM

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Who is an Africanist, really? - The Mail & Guardian

Pan-Africanism is an ever-evolving ideology, without a set rubric, and is dependent on one's interpretation

2020-05-17 01:14:00 AM

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High-stakes election threatens Burundi’s stability - The Mail & Guardian

Bitter rivals are contesting the presidential election and changes to the Constitution will make it unlikely that the losing party will concede defeat, raising prospects of violent protests

2020-05-16 02:08:00 PM

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Changing of the guard at three universities - The Mail & Guardian

Sefako Makgatho and Fort Hare universities have new leaders, while the head of Mangosuthu University of Technology has been suspended

2020-05-16 12:39:00 PM

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Watch it again: President Ramaphosa to address the nation - The Mail & Guardian

The president’s address follows a number of meetings with Cabinet and the National Coronavirus Command Council

2020-05-16 08:14:00 AM

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Denis Goldberg: Man of integrity, freedom fighter and true mensch - The Mail & Guardian

One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised. — Chinua Achebe

2020-05-09 12:40:00 AM

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‘Bravest of us all’: ANC, friends, family honour Denis Goldberg at digital memorial

‘Bravest of us all’: ANC, friends, family honour Denis Goldberg at digital memorial

2020-05-08 08:31:00 PM

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They protested for food – the police fired rubber bullets - The Mail & Guardian

Talking to people who live in the Booysens informal settlement, it is hard to tell what has been more brutalising; the metro police’s rubber bullets — whose lesions still mark the faces, backs and legs of residents — or the fact that they have resorted ...

2020-05-08 03:27:00 PM

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Cartoon: Carlos on the knocking wolves - The Mail & Guardian

South Africa has the virus and hunger to worry about

2020-05-08 03:12:00 PM

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Denis Goldberg's memorial on Google Meets and YouTube

Denis Goldberg's memorial will be conducted on Google Meet and live-streamed on YouTube at 2:45 pm on Friday.

2020-05-08 02:30:00 PM

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Anti-apartheid veteran Denis Goldberg dies - The Mail & Guardian

Rivonia Trialist and anti-apartheid veteran Denis Goldberg passed away late on Wednesday night.

2020-04-30 02:40:00 PM

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Rivonia trialist Denis Goldberg dies at age 87

According to his family and the Denis Goldberg Legacy Foundation Trust, stalwart Denis Goldberg, who had been battling lung cancer and a heart condition, died at his Cape Town home on Wednesday night.

2020-04-30 12:45:00 PM

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Rivona trialist Denis Goldberg has died

Rivona trialist Denis Goldberg has died

2020-04-30 11:55:00 AM

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Rivonia triallist Denis Goldberg: life is wonderful

2020-04-30 10:24:00 AM

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Rivonia trialist Denis Goldberg dies

2020-04-30 10:10:00 AM

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Rivonia triallist Denis Goldberg dies at 87, ANC confirms

Rivonia triallist Denis Goldberg dies at 87, ANC confirms

2020-04-30 09:42:00 AM

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Struggle stalwart Denis Goldberg dies

Struggle stalwart Denis Goldberg dies

2020-04-30 09:34:00 AM

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New airline may rise from ashes - The Mail & Guardian

New airline may rise from ashes

2020-04-30 04:21:00 AM

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‘We are going to live on prayer’ - The Mail & Guardian

With schools set to reopen as the lockdown eases, teachers say too few classrooms, dodgy toilets and inadequate water make it difficult to teach safely

I don't the will be a parents that can risk the life of their children. So Angie and Blade must respect us. If private schools promised them something. Not on top of our children life
It would be premature dangerous decision.

2020-04-30 12:49:00 AM

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Catering for a lockdown - The Mail & Guardian

Danielle Postma closed her physical restaurant some time ago, meaning she is spared overheads

2020-04-30 12:13:00 AM

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Level four lockdown: Dlamini-Zuma stubs out South Africa’s hopes for a puff - The Mail & Guardian

Some industries will open but the tobacco ban remains in place, contradicting the president’s earlier remarks

2020-04-29 10:40:00 PM

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Cape Town homeless site criticised - The Mail & Guardian

Independent reports slam Cape Town’s Covid-19 homeless facility, but the city says conditions have improved since independent monitors visited

2020-04-29 04:37:00 PM

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Sisulu’s plan threatens water future - The Mail & Guardian

With nearly 19 000 tanks needed for emergency water supply, the already broke water department is exhausting its future budget for crucial projects in areas already without water

2020-04-29 02:00:00 PM

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CCMA cases stunted by lockdown - The Mail & Guardian

Data shows that during the lockdown the CCMA has dealt with 75% fewer cases than during the same period last year.

2020-04-28 06:50:00 PM

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Confessions of an apartheid cop: Assassinations, the 'Winnie' plot & propaganda

[PODCAST] Confessions of an apartheid cop: Assassinations, the 'Winnie' plot & propaganda

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2020-04-27 08:12:00 PM

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EFF school for the poor and brilliant pupils to be named after Winnie Mandela

EFF school for the poor and brilliant pupils to be named after Winnie Mandela

2020-04-27 02:08:00 PM

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People's poet Mzwakhe Mbuli says lockdown is nothing compared to solitary confinement

2020-04-27 11:38:00 AM

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Covid-19 lockdown casts pall over SA's Freedom Day celebrations

For the first time since the end of apartheid in 1994, citizens have had to accept stringent restrictions on their normal civil liberties.

2020-04-27 09:24:00 AM

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Hitman says investigator’s assassination ordered, paid for by the police

The assassination of a police watchdog investigator at his farm in east Pretoria last month was ordered and paid for by the police, a hitman has alleged.

2020-04-27 07:30:00 AM

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Man arrested after cops find 11 unlicenced firearms found on his plot

2020-04-25 11:15:00 PM

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Man arrested after cops find 11 unlicensed firearms found on his plot

Man arrested after cops find 11 unlicensed firearms found on his plot

2020-04-25 08:34:00 PM

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Covid-19: Police abuses reveal systemic flaws - The Mail & Guardian

The decision to rely on the police and army to enforce the lockdown was correct, but security force actions show both the weaknesses of the state and of systems for establishing social order

2020-04-18 02:20:00 PM

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eSwatini records 2 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the country’s total to 19

eSwatini records 2 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the country’s total to 19

2020-04-17 07:25:00 PM

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Covid-19 cases surpass the 19 000 mark in Africa

Egypt leads the continent with the highest number of confirmed cases at 2 673. coronavirus

2020-04-17 11:40:00 AM

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COVID-19: Death toll up as Limpopo, Eastern Cape record first casualties

COVID-19: Death toll up as Limpopo, Eastern Cape record first casualties

2020-04-16 09:53:00 PM

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JOHN STEENHUISEN: A smart lockdown model will get SA through Covid-19

JOHN STEENHUISEN: A smart lockdown model will get SA through Covid-19

2020-04-16 09:03:00 PM

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Western Cape has 702 Covid-19 cases and 205 recoveries

The Western Cape has screened 28 718 people and tested 2102 people, and in total, has conducted 12 785 tests for Covid-19.

2020-04-16 07:52:00 PM

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Millions face hunger as African cities impose Covid-19 lockdowns

Millions face hunger as African cities impose Covid-19 lockdowns.

2020-04-16 07:30:00 PM

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Golf-club lease dispute opens forced-removal wounds - The Mail & Guardian

The City also said if the lease was renewed it would reconsider how much the Rondebosch Golf Club would have to pay each month.

This is not good enough CityofCT . PatriciaDeLille . Lands required for redress of Social inequalities .

2020-03-20 03:21:00 PM

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JOHN COCKAYNE: A major task for local women to make it in golf

JOHN COCKAYNE: A major task for local women to make it in golf 🔒

2020-03-19 08:11:00 PM

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SPORT: Golf prodigy ‘Sim Tiger’ looking to swing himself to the pinnacle of world glory

SPORT: Golf prodigy ‘Sim Tiger’ looking to swing himself to the pinnacle of world glory By Yanga Sibembe

2020-03-19 02:23:00 AM

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Safa: There will be no football, our decision is final - The Mail & Guardian

Danny Jordaan has laid down the law and forbid behind-closed doors matches from going ahead.

2020-03-18 10:37:00 PM

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Ignoring coronavirus fears, Malawi concentrates on its own political crisis - The Mail & Guardian

Politicians are paying more attention to the upcoming election than to Covid-19

2020-03-18 09:53:00 PM

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Jo’burg’s public transport systems not ready yet for coronavirus - The Mail & Guardian

Early studies suggest that the Covid-19 can survive up to three days in droplets that are coughed or sneezed on to surfaces

2020-03-18 09:10:00 PM

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South Africa’s travel ban commences today - The Mail & Guardian

The travel restrictions will allow South Africa to turn back passengers arriving from areas affected by Covid-19 that are deemed high risk

2020-03-18 08:26:00 PM

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Compensation Fund capacity grilled - The Mail & Guardian

Despite fears that backdated claims by domestic workers may cripple the beleaguered Compensation Fund, the labour department said it will honour its legal obligations

2020-03-14 09:43:00 PM

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Develop the Advanced Manufacturing Institute to increase SA’s competitiveness - The Mail & Guardian

The institute should develop products that are applicable to different industries, such as 3D-imaging and self-driving cars

2020-03-14 06:44:00 AM

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SAA rescue costs us social reforms - The Mail & Guardian

The rise and fall of SAA is best captured in the story of two legal processes — one completed and one aborted.

2020-03-14 05:26:00 AM

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Flying and coronavirus — what SAA and Mango are doing to protect passengers

“Hard surfaces such as lavatories, galley units and window shades are also thoroughly cleaned with multipurpose cleaners.”

2020-03-14 12:48:00 AM

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Students, your violence destroyed a man’s livelihood - The Mail & Guardian

While life goes on for the students at UniZulu, may they spare a thought for Ndumiso Ntsele whose only sin was to try to make an honest living in tough economic times

2020-03-13 10:33:00 AM

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Accountability is more important than government’s desire for control

The department of public enterprises is actively trying to undermine the respective business rescue processes of SAA and South African Express (SAX).

2020-03-13 09:00:00 AM

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Concern that hospitals won’t be able to cope with Covid-19 - The Mail & Guardian

If nothing changes and infections continue to increase at the current rate, South African healthcare facilities could be further overwhelmed

2020-03-13 07:34:00 AM

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South Africa must implement privacy laws to protect citizens, says UN expert - The Mail & Guardian

The UN says South Africa lags behind the rest of the world when it comes to implementing measures to keep private information safe from governments and corporations

2020-03-13 06:36:00 AM

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Amcu deputy president gets the axe - The Mail & Guardian

Meanwhile the union’s registration is once again in jeopardy, this time over the union’s finances and the legitimacy of its leadership

2020-03-12 11:12:00 PM

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Paddy Harper: On life in the time of coronavirus - The Mail & Guardian

Between load-shedding and the Covid-19 pandemic, things are bleak. At least I’ve stocked up on cannabis

2020-03-12 10:27:00 PM

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Exclusive: A ‘mafia-style’ cartel is running the African Union, claim staff - The Mail & Guardian

In a leaked memo, AU staff claim that commission chair Moussa Faki Mahamat is destroying the continental body

2020-03-12 12:11:00 PM

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We are adhering to WHO safety protocols on Covid-19, says SAA

SAA said its operational health and safety procedures were in line with the World Health Organisation’s protocols to protect its passengers and crew from contracting Covid-19. coronavirus

2020-03-12 10:47:00 AM

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Business Maverick: Stock Rout Deepens, Haven Assets Surge After Trump: Markets Wrap

Business Maverick: Stock Rout Deepens, Haven Assets Surge After Trump: Markets Wrap By Bloomberg

2020-03-12 06:45:00 AM

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Steenhuisen is a shoo-in as DA leader, but he needs help - The Mail & Guardian

The biggest challenge for the next leader of the Democratic Alliance will be to get politicians like Mbali Ntuli onside

2020-03-12 06:14:00 AM

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An open letter to the City of Cape Town: Land restitution and the Rondebosch Golf Club - The Mail & Guardian

Families were forcibly removed during apartheid and this dispossession has not been rectified during democracy

CityofCT alanwinde ... increasing rentals on the golf courses owned by the city does not address the problem.
In cases like this tbe kand should be returned to the people who were removed.if the current 'owners' bought the land from the apartheid government in good faith then the government must reimburse them.

2020-03-10 07:15:00 AM

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Six people shot dead in Khayelitsha mass home murder

No arrests had been made.

2020-03-09 07:52:00 AM

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Cape Town City shrug off signs of rustiness to beat Bloemfontein Celtic at Athlone

But once they found their straps‚ they proved emphatic victors with two quality goals that saw them move up two places to 10th position on the log.

2020-03-08 10:48:00 PM

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Police launch manhunt after 6 killed in Cape Town shooting

Police launch manhunt after 6 killed in Cape Town shooting

2020-03-08 06:39:00 PM

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United, City square up for ‘tight’ derby

Unlike Manchester City, there is plenty at stake for Manchester United going into today’s derby. United are chasing a fourth-place finish to ensure a return to the Champions League next season

2020-03-08 05:00:00 PM

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In City Press Sport: Who’ll be Bafana’s assistant coach?; Why Dino Ndlovu won’t leave China; No tricks, Sascoc hopefuls warned

What you can expect in the Sport section this week.

2020-03-08 08:50:00 AM

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What’s in City Press: SA scrambles to contain virus; Ramaphosa in legal bind; Kidnapping gangs target SA

Some of the headlines in your City Press newspaper today.

2020-03-08 08:25:00 AM

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