Stephen Bantu Biko -Because of his high profile, news of Biko's death spread quickly, opening many eyes around the world to the brutality of the apartheid regime. His funeral was attended by over 10,000 people, including numerous ambassadors and other diplomats from the United States and Western Europe. Nelson Mandela said of Biko: "They had to kill him to prolong the life of apartheid."
A veteran South African big game hunter died on Friday in Zimbabwe after a fellow hunter fired his gun at an elephant causing it to collapse on him, according to multiple media reports. According to South African news organization, News 24, Theunis Botha, 51, was leading a group of hunters when four elephants charged the group inside the Good Luck Farm preserve in Zimbabwe.
A descendant of kings who became the most famous black man in history: Life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, the secular saint who refused to give in to hate. Pictured at his South African home in 2010, 'triumphed as a symbol of national reconciliation between South Africa's races'
Our film is mentioned in this article about the Jerusalem International Film Festival.
If you want to see what's keeping South African news busy: it's the exhibition of a picture of the presidents penis and it's defacing. German writing on http://www.taz.de/Skandalgemaelde-in-Suedafrika-zerstoert/!93850/
According to a report from South African news outlet News24, a 51-year-old professional big game hunter met his demise on Friday when he was crushed by an elephant. And hey, I’m sure the possibility of that happening is what made his game so “fun.”
Why South Africa May Be the World's Best Wine Region
In case you haven’t heard the big news . . . I am in love! I have fallen completely head over heels for South African wines.South Africa is truly one of the most stunning countries I have ever visited and its wine regions are second to none. While there are a countless number of ways this beautiful, diverse country will sweep you off your feet…here’s why I think South Africa may by the world’s best wine region!