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The Great Johannesburg Duststorm of 2014

Yesterday my wife Nomhle and I hosted three friends from Chicago who were in Johannesburg for the first time. We only had half a day as they had arrived that morning and were continuing to Kruger National Park this morning so are probably stalking lions and rhinos right now. 469 more words

Sunday lunch in Soweto

As we left the burbs at 13:30, the day felt like one of those boring ordinary ones until we entered Soweto. The atmosphere was on another level, the vibe, the music, and people walking up and down the streets. 257 more words


Travel theme: Bountiful

We saw much in abundance during our travels in Lesotho and South Africa, but nothing stood out quite like oranges — big, heavy bags of oranges frequently stacked one on top of the other in roadside stands and vendor stalls.   110 more words


The Internet of Everything and Africa

In addition to my own posts, I also write for CloudTweaks, an authority on cloud computing. Cloudtweaks is currently working with Cisco, who have released and exciting new thought leadership platform called  314 more words

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The Story of a Vocation, by Bruce Botha SJ

When I emailed my questions to Bruce Botha SJ, parish priest at St Martin de Porres Soweto, I got this wonderful piece of spiritual memoir in reply. 1,211 more words

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