• Advert celebrates 20 Years 'with pride, wonder'

    Advert celebrates 20 Years 'with pride, wonder'

    It is time to pause, take breath and appreciate the miracle of South Africa; twenty years into the life of the nation, it is time to praise a bold, exciting country. This is the message of a new Brand South Africa advertising campaign marking the country's 20 Years of Freedom.

  • All set for final Freedom Friday

    All set for final Freedom Friday

    It's all systems go for the final Freedom Friday celebration at the Rand Show at Johannesburg's Nasrec Expo Centre on Friday. South Africans not able to attend the event can also mark the day by sharing their thoughts, video clips, memories and pictures of freedom via Twitter or Facebook.

  • South African Air Force helicopters in formation fly-past

    Zuma to address Freedom Day event in Pretoria

    South Africa's main Freedom Day event will take place on Sunday at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, where President Jacob Zuma will make a special address and a multi-cultural carnival, mirroring the diversity and solidarity of the country, will be staged.

  • South Africa celebrates 20 Years of Freedom

    Oxford University reflects on SA's freedom journey

    Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe will deliver the keynote address at a high-level academic conference reflecting on South Africa's first 20 years of democracy at Oxford University in the UK on Friday.

  • Musical duo Liquideep on why they're voting in South Africa's 2014 elections

    Star-studded line-up for youth vote roadshows

    Generations star Patrick Shai, Rhythm City's Mpho Molepo, Muvhango's Nomsa Buthelezi and actress Maggie Williams will kick off roadshows at high schools and colleges across Gauteng province on Thursday to encourage young people to vote in South Africa's 7 May elections.

  • National Arts Festival, Grahamstown

    Arts festival celebrates turning 40

    Proving that life begins at 40, this year's National Arts Festival's bold yet intimate line-up features artists from 26 countries in more than 550 performances. The festival will be held at the beginning of July in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape.

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Bridgestone keeps PinkDrive on the road with R1m donation

Bridgestone has given breast cancer charity PinkDrive its biggest ever once-off donation of R1-million, with the money being raised from motorists who purchased sets of pink valve caps at the tyre manufacturers outlets.

Young minds caring for the homeless

Young Minds CareRobert Mtshali's Young Minds Care andPhumlani Makhaye's Master P Social Investments are gearing up to spread some cheer this Easter, delivering food and clothing to Joburg's homeless as temperatures drop.

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