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Remembering Mama Africa: 10 classic Miriam Makeba moments

9 November 2016 Zenzile Miriam Makeba was born in Johannesburg on 4 March 1932; she died on 9 November 2008 in Castel Volturno, Italy, following...

Final bow for Miriam Makeba

The final chapter on the life of singer Miriam Makeba has ended in Italy – poignantly, the place where her foray into international stardom began.

South African chilli sauce bites the world

Starting out with home-made sauce sold in second-hand tequila bottles at flea markets, the Bandito's chilli brand has become one of South Africa's proudest world exports.