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Soweto is one of South Africa's oldest townships. Formerly home to Nelson Mandela and the center of anti-apartheid protests in 1976, it now attracts tourists from all over the world.
Retired Gen. Stanley McChrystal penned an op-ed Tuesday in which he addressed his fall from grace while serving as the commanding general of international and U.S. forces in Afghanistan.
Johannesburg's George Khoza Secondary School was were an accused boy went to school; the crime was the alleged murder of two Dobsonville, Soweto girls: Thandeka Moganetsi, 14 yrs and Chwayita Rathazayo, 15 yrs.
A 29-year-old man allegedly shot dead his girlfriend in Zola, Soweto, after an argument, Gauteng police said on Tuesday.
Talk to South Africans and many will tell you the "most incredible sight" on display at the trial of Oscar Pistorius is not their country's favourite son in the dock charged with the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, but that of the black woman who will decide his fate.
Sunday afternoon is showtime in Soweto, a time when it seems everyone in South Africa's iconic township is out on the streets strutting their stuff.
The tavern in Diepsloot township on the outskirts of Johannesburg starts filling up early on a Friday.
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Mark Gevisser's memoir of growing up in Jo'burg is sweeping in its range and ambition, but falls short on ordinary details and a sense of humour.
Residents in Malamulele have booed President Jacob Zuma at a rally when he told them their grievances would be attended to.
"We need to work hard in order to get a two-thirds majority after 7 May," ANC Gauteng chair Paul Mashatile told residents of Aaron Motsoaledi informal settlement in Soweto.
Security upgrades to President Jacob Zuma's Nkandla home were paid for with money meant for housing and basic services in Soweto, DA Gauteng premier candidate Mmusi Maimane said on Wednesday.