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Sweet success of Xhosa honey drink

South African-produced mead is making a name internationally, thanks to the foresight of a meadery that has given this honey-based alcoholic drink a commercial edge.

Football 'more than just a game'

Football ‘more than just a game’

More Than Just A Game, a new film telling the dramatic and little-known story of organised football played among political prisoners on Robben Island over three decades ago, had its world premier in Durban as part of the 2010 Fifa World Cup draw.

Monument to warrior Makana

Makana Municipality in the Eastern Cape - named after the Xhosa warrior Nxele Makana, who led resistance against British invaders in the 1800s - plans to construct a R20-million monument in his honour in Grahamstown.