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INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERS

Biko must be smiling in his grave

There are exceptional young people carrying forward the legacy of a remarkable man, writes Malaika wa Azania

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INDEPENDENT NEWSPAPERS

We must be able to tell our own stories

Why would a self-respecting African want to be part of a show like Exhibit B, even if desperate for work, writes Sandile Memela

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Why are we ‘notoriously religious’?

It may be opportune for those who hold religious beliefs to also conduct critical reflection, writes Console Tleane

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Nigeria is a bad place to die

A journalist describes how family members and the international media were kept in the dark after the Lagos church collapse.