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Are SA courts captured by banks?

By Pinky Khoabane It is alleged that Ian Brakspear’s farm in Franschoek was fraudulently liquidated  to enable the sale to neighbour Rupert We’ve all heard the stories of how banks repossess their clients’…

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Today In History: Rwandan Genocide

On 6 April 1994, the Rwandan genocide was triggered by the shooting down of former Rwandan President Juvénal Habyarimana’s plane. President Cyprien Ntaryamira of Burundi was also in the plane. The fragile peace based on…


Complainants dying while FNB delays case

By Pinky Khoabane I spent last week thursday at Block FF in Soshanguve. I was there to interview a group of residents representing the 1230 (One thousand two-hundred-and-thirty) residents who took…


It’s International Women’s Day Today

Millions of people around the world are marking International Women’s Day, in what campaigners are saying is the most political global event of its kind yet, The Guardian says. Women…


We need to decolonise our minds

By Pinky Khoabane Lumka Oliphant There’s never a dull moment in our country – and this is putting it mildly given some of the tragic events which lay bare how far…