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Ukuthwala: Tradition or Illegal Abduction

There has been much debate over the practice of ukuthwala in recently years. Originally a Xhosa practice, ukuthwala is now also seen in parts of KZN, affecting some young Zulu girls. With children as young as eight being taken away by older men, for the purpose of marriage, the practice has come onto the radar […]

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Nelson Mandela Tributes

Last Friday marked a year since the passing of Nelson Mandela, the father of democratic South Africa. There has been much discussion about the ‘Mandela legacy’, and how South Africa should protect it, but when you look at the outpouring of love, and the connectedness that Mandela brought and continues to bring across racial, economic […]

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Neli’s Stories: November

Marrying children off seems to be a universal concern for parents. Whether it’s societal pressures or just the desire to see ones children happy, moms and dads all over the world start getting a little worried when their children get to a certain age and are still single. This month Neli looked at a ritual […]

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