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Long reign of the South African shebeen queen

Tough-talking, no-nonsense and hard-nosed, shebeen queens used their traditional beer brewing skills to send their children to school and pay their bills. In doing so, they defied the apartheid government's ban on black South Africans brewing, and became iconic figures in South African history and art.

Motseng Cultural Village: a place in the sun

Sun City's Motseng Cultural Village pays tribute to South Africa's eight indigenous peoples through song, dance, praise poetry and art, and immerses visitors in the living traditions of a land steeped in history.
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