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    Mandela Day

    Last Friday marked the first ‘Mandela Day’ since the passing of Nelson Mandela on the ...

Durban International Film Festival 2014

DIFF 2014!

The 35th Durban International Film Festival, the continent’s largest and longest running film festival, is in full swing with dozens of screenings of local and international features and documentaries still to come over the next few days. The festival, which has a strong South African focus this year, opened with ‘Hard to Get‘, a feature [...]

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Durban Then and Now

This past Saturday saw the famous horse racing event, The Durban July, take place at Greyville Race Course. People flock from all over the country for this great event, but they don’t take it quite as seriously as back in the day when the event was celebrated as a public holiday! Click here to watch [...]

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Dr Pixley KaSeme

No Longer at This Address

West Street has to be one of Durban’s most famous roads, running right through the centre of the CBD. The road was renamed in 2007 in honour of South Africa’s first black lawyer, Dr Pixley KaSeme. Nephew of John Dube, KaSeme moved to America to study at Columbia University, and later moved to England to [...]

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