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South African author shares lessons after winning Caine Prize

South African author Lidudumalingani Mqombothi has won the Caine Prize for African Writing. His short story Memories We Lost tells the heart-warming story of the relationship between two sisters who are dealing with mental health issues.

Lidudumalingani Mqombothi, writer, author Lidudumalingani Mqombothi, writer, author, Caine Prize for African 
Writing, Oxford

South Africa attends CoP21 in Paris

The 21st Conference of the Parties (CoP 21) of the United Nations Framework for Climate Change Convention (UNFCCC) starts today. President Jacob Zuma and Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa are attending, in a bid to secure the country's environmental interests globally.

South African rhino film wins award in New York

A South African documentary looks at the social issues driving rhino poaching. Horn examines the conditions in the disadvantaged communities around game reserves. It won Best Conservation Film in New York City for its efforts to unpack the topic.

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