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Taking the wrong Rhodes Home

The road around Umtata to the Wild Coast was a hell-raiser!  Not because of the actual road but because of the drivers. They all seemed to be driving like there was no tomorrow, willing to risk their lives (and the lives of oncoming motorists) by overtaking on blind rises, double lines or speeding like they were on a German Autobahn, but with horses, cows and donkeys posing as minor obstacles. 668 more words

Africa

SUGAR-TAX LAW: Same ol' shit!

“Government is like a big bully!” – Robert Kiyosaki

History of taxes has never been a pleasant one – the poor guy always gets fucked! From selfish kings and queens collecting ridiculously high rates of revenues in painfully short spaces of time, thus creating a huge wealth gap which still affect us even today.

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South Africa

Delville Wood and Square Hill

Recent enquiries concerning South Africa’s involvement at Delville Wood during the Battle for the Somme in July 1916 has brought to light that there is very little written about it. 1,046 more words

East Africa

Hudson Hornet Sedan

It’s a rare occasion to see a Hudson Hornet Sedan. Especially in South Africa. This model was build in 1954; the last year Hudsons were manufactured before the company¬†was taken over by American Motors Corporation (AMC). 14 more words

Photography

International Women's Month: Leading Ladies In Film

It is with great honour that through Retro Afrika Bioscope, we restore and re-release once discarded South African films to a new generation of audiences worldwide. 429 more words

Films