For the first time in league history, the NBA will play a game on African soil Saturday when Team World squares off against Team Africa in an exhibition contest in Johannesburg, South Africa. In conjunction with Basketball Without Borders...Show More Summary
Two years after Nelson Mandela's death, the challenge remains to use education to change South Africa and the rest of the world. The post Mandela’s Belief that Education Can Change the World Is Still a Dream appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Lufthansa has a relatively low fare at $910 round trip for San Francisco to Johannesburg, South Africa. You can get this fare flying United or Lufthansa to Europe and then South African Airways to Johannesburg in economy class with some good flight schedules of four hours between long-haul flights. Show More Summary
Cricket fans can watch Day Two of the Second 2015 Test Match between South Africa and Bangladesh live online as the Proteas bowlers will attempt to follow up their strong Day One outing when they took eight wickets holding their hosts to 246 after South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn became just the 13th bowler Watch South Africa Vs. Show More Summary
Niccolo Porcella didn’t have to fend off a shark attack like pro-surfer Mick Fanning did in South Africa last week, but he did have to fend off a terrifying tumble after experiencing what one popular surfing magazine deemed the “heaviest wipe out in all surfing history.” “Easily one of the heaviest wipeouts in surfing history, all surfing history, […]
South Africa’s Northern Cape is a striking land of wide open spaces, larger skies, and cute and quirky towns. Here are eight that you mustn’t miss.
The first humans were smaller, but “scrappy” according to a new comprehensible dataset. These humans emerged from South Africa and were from a smaller-bodied species called Homo habilis -- aka, “The Handy Man.” This is a complete “shake-up”
Tourists on safari in South Africa got a rare treat when a baby elephant tried to clear their path of birds
A tiny baby elephant at Kruger National Park in South Africa chased after a flock of very protective, low-flying swallows who tried to impede his path across the road. According to Latest Sightings, this happened on the H3 highway near the Berg-en-Dal Rest-Camp inside the park. With this week being so sad after the loss […]
Sean Penn and Charlize Theron were back together Wednesday after they were forced to reunite in South Africa for re-shoots on the set of their movie... six weeks after they ended their engagement. To make matters worse... Penn's the director…
On the day he collected his 400th Test wicket, Dale Steyn admitted that he had needed some time and space to sort himself out following South Africa's heartbreaking loss in the World Cup semi-final
My father Stephen Mokone may have been a great soccer player who broke the color barrier in South Africa during apartheid, but he was no hero in my life.
"He that is greatest among you shall be your servant." The late Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa, modeled servant leadership in action. His leadership focused on the importance of community-building and empowering others to lead social change. Show More Summary
Tiny the elephant (probably not his real name) hails from Kruger National Park in South Africa
In April, a string of xenophobic attacks shocked Durban, sending waves of chaos and fear throughout the city and its surrounding townships. Store fronts were set afire, homes were looted and a reported 8,000 foreign nationals were displaced into three interim refugee camps. These attacks happened minutes from my doorstep, giving me no option other…
When a posh safari lodge decides to reinvent itself as an even posher safari lodge, you know you?re in for a treat. Such is the case for Singita Ebony Lodge in South Africa. The first of the Singita properties (it first opened 22 years ago), it just reopened after a complete renovation. Show More Summary
Data Visualisation by @LeonMarkovitz. Data Source: LionAlert. Visualization Tool: Raw.
Quinton de Kock could miss the limited-over games at home against New Zealand in August after being dropped from the team for the second Test against Bangladesh in Mirpur
Sisters Sive and Olwethu in Gugulethu. (Credit: Kimberly Burge) When I went to South Africa in 2010 to lead a creative writing club for teenage girls, I made sure to emphasize that word: club. I had never taught writing before, didn't have a teaching assistantship as I earned an MFA in nonfiction. Show More Summary
In this adorable video, watch as a baby elephant living in Kruger National Park in South Africa chases after a flock of low-flying swallows. It’s hard to say who wins the bout (though the birds sure look like they're holding their own), but there's no question about it. Show More Summary