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SA Rocks

  • Get out there and see South Africa!
    Eita everybody! A very big, a warm, South African handshake for everybody. For those of you who don’t know what a South African handshake is, check it out. For those of you who do know, check out the link too – quite cool, thanks so much ubuntu bridge for the video! So, the last bit of [...]
  • NicSocks – Proudly South African Stylish Men’s Socks
    Being proudly South African and using local manufacturers is becoming quite an important part of the local fashion scene. With this in mind it’s my pleasure to write about a new mens fashion brand that has launched called NicSocks. is a subscription sock service for men. All the socks are locally produced and made [...]
  • Santa’s Shoebox Project (
    Se-ve-n! For those of you who are confused by that greeting, you have some reading to do below. Head back this way when you are done. … Right, now that we are all at the same place, lets have a little read here. What I can guarantee from this article is warm smile once you [...]

SA Good News

  • Public Protector named to the TIME 100
    TIME’S Annual List of the 100 Most Influential People in the World

    Public Protector Adv. Thuli Madonsela on Thursday welcomed the announcement that she had been named in the annual list of the most influential people in the world by American news magazine, Time.

  • MAY 7th: Our next BIG election
    We are on the eve of our 5th democratic election. Probably, more than ever before, there is great uncertainty as to how the 30 or so parties that register will fare. No doubt, the minnows will continue to squabble over a miniscule vote.

  • FunDza Literacy Trust Named as a WISE Awards Finalist
    FunDza Literacy Trust is one of fifteen projects chosen by WISE for providing a compelling, innovative solution to getting SA teens and young adults reading and writing