Articles containing the tag ‘freedom day
By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Zuma Says African Countries Should Take Some of the Xenophobia Blame

President Jacob Zuma of South Africa came out with guns blazing on Monday when he told people that had attended the Freedom Day celebrations that the problem of immigrants to his country were not of his country... Read more »
By Oliver Ngwenya On Monday, April 28th, 2014

Freedom Day – The Different Party Perspectives

Sunday was the twentieth Freedom Day celebration and it came barely a fortnight before the arguably most contested election since the demise of apartheid in 1994. Across the width and breadth of the country, th... Read more »
By Rethabile Matlala On Monday, April 29th, 2013

“Back to the city” – Jo’burg’s biggest hip-hop event

The sixth annual “Back to the City” Hip Hop Festival took place on Freedom Day (April 27) at Ritual Stores – corner Bree Street and Henry Nxumalo, Newtown, Johannesburg. It started from the morning, ... Read more »
By Ntokozo Sindane On Sunday, April 28th, 2013

New Harassment Act to Tackle Abuse Via Sms and Social Media

South Africans had a lot more to celebrate on Freedom Day when the Protection from Harassment Act became effective. For a long time, South Africans from all walks of life battled with behaviour that violated th... Read more »