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Local news for Soweto, South Africa continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | News24

.com | Long walk to school in democracy

Most South African pupils seem to have faith, love and an eager for being educated as the late Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black president, Nobel Prize winner and anti-Apartheid icon stated that: " Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world" but it's seems as the above quote falled off on deaf ears, because ... (more)

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7 hrs ago | The Perspective

President Obama Puts Human Rights Abusers on Notice

U.S. President Barack Obama has put ALL on NOTICE that it is not going to be business as usual for those who sponsor war, commit war crimes, crimes against humanity, human rights abuses and economic crimes.

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11 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Points to ponder when rewards are offered

The two recent hijackings, one of which led to the death of a little boy, and the other to the kidnapping of another, have prompted police to place a price on the heads of those suspected of carrying out the crimes.

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15 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Vino, vidi, vici for Dhlame

A GOOD YEAR: Fine artist Happy Dhlame poses with a bottle of the limited edition wine that features his art.

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19 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

Soweto's subsidised homes up sixfold

A home for sale in Riverlea, Soweto. Property markets in parts of some townships are starting to resemble the suburbs.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Iol.co.za

Building musical bridges of culture

THE ARGENTINIAN Cultural Week running until July 26 is a stunning prelude to a programme of artistic collaboration between Argentina and South Africa.

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The Modesto Bee

T-shirt typo turns heads at Mandela bicycle ride

Cyclists traversing Johannesburg in the former South African president's honor wore T-shirts with one of his many inspiring quotations, along with a glaring typographical error in the word "freedom."

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Brandon Sun

Freedom or freedoom? Spelling off course on Mandela T-shirts worn by Johannesburg cyclists

Cyclists traversing Johannesburg in the former South African president's honour on Sunday wore T-shirts with one of his many inspiring quotations, along with a glaring typographical error in the word "freedom."

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Iol.co.za

Businessman held after teen's rape

A man was arrested for allegedly raping a 15-year-old girl in Diepkloof, Soweto, Gauteng police said on Tuesday.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

News24

.com | They can now define the true meaning of Mandela Day

Izanokhanyo Community Based Project in Kliptown Soweto was embraced with the arm of love for the very 1 st time this year.

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Iol.co.za

ANC dismisses EFF disruption claims

The ANC in Gauteng on Monday dismissed allegations by the EFF that it planned on disrupting the party's one-year anniversary rally in Soweto on the weekend.

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Times of Oman

In Gaza, nightmare continues unabated

I can only imagine the horror in Gaza today as Israel intensifies its assault of that overcrowded, impoverished strip.

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Iol.co.za

Madiba sculpture has significant message

It was as though each layer had a meaning that went beyond the face that has become immortalised as a symbol of peace, freedom and hope, not only for South Africa but for the world.

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ABC News

Soweto choir sings gospel with Arrente women in Central Australia

South Africa's Grammy award winning Soweto Gospel Choir took time out of its national tour to travel to Ntaria, home of the historic Hermannsburg mission.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

TruthSeeker24's anti-N.W.O. corner

Savant's Words

There is some debate about the numbers. Ronald Segal in ISLAM'S BLACK SLAVES estimates that the number of slaves taken by the Christian West and the Muslim East are more or less equal...But Asdurrratin refuses to acknowledge that a slave trade among Muslims even existed.

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Switched

Obama Raises Concerns On Growing Casualties In Call With Netanyahu

President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke Sunday about Israel's ground operation in Gaza, the White House said in a statement.

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GhanaSoccerNet.com

Ghana World Cup pair Fatau Dauda and Rashid Sumaila join PSL clubs...

Ghana duo Rashid Sumaila and Fatau Dauda returned to their South African Premier League clubs after enjoying extended vacations due to their participations at the 2014 FIFA World Cup.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Switched

The Nightmare of Gaza Continues

I can only imagine the horror in Gaza today as Israel intensifies its assault of that overcrowded, impoverished strip.

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Philly.com

Temple students join Mandela Day in South Africa

Norman Nobela, a 21-year-old Soweto resident, traveled a few blocks from home to pitch in at yesterday's Mandela Day of Service, an annual event similar to the Martin Luther King Day of Service in Philadelphia.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Mail & Guardian

'Students can't all expect to get loans'

Cash crunch: The National Student Financial Aid Scheme won't be able to fund the education of as many students as it would like because the state insists its coffers are dry.

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