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· August, 2008

Stories about South Africa from August, 2008

South Africa: The annual Digital Citizen Indaba

Damaria writes about the annual Digital Citizen Indaba in South Africa where she is the keynote speaker.

South Africa: Zuma in Hollywood?

Zuma in Hollywood?:”There are more little Zumas popping around. The latest news out of Hollywood are that rock chick Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale named their second son Zuma Nesta...

South Africa: Don't insult our national anthem

Gwen criticizes the use of the South African national anthem in a radio ad. She writes, “Don't insult our national anthem.“

South Africa: The final insult

JC writes about the final insult on the South African national rugby team: “The Springboks are expecting gracious favour from Lady Luck, God and the Highveld hoodoo but none of...

Africa: Mutual Aid Between African Bloggers

Ramon writes about his recent drive to create stronger relationships between South African bloggers and bloggers from the rest of Africa.

Environment: Energy and Conservation News from Blogs around the world

In this post from GV environment, we check in with bloggers around the world who are writing on diverse topics; from ornithology, energy efficiency to forest preservation. The Bahraini ornithologist...

South Africa: Vote for Springleap.com

“Vote for South Africa at the Innovation 100 Awards,” writes Nic Haralambous following the nomination of Springleap.com (a South African initiative to promote SA artists) for the Innovation 100 Awards.

South Africa: Decoding revolutionary rhetoric

Sentletse decodes the revolutionary rhetoric of new ANC in South Africa.

African MSM & Sex Workers Voice Concerns and Hopes at AIDS 2008

The AIDS 2008 conference (IAC) in Mexico City drew to a close on August, 8th, 2008. The theme of the conference was “universal action now” and judging by the heavy...

South Africa: Facebook Guide for South African Businesses

Andy produces a guide for South African businesses intending to use the popular networking site, Facebook.

Africa: Big Brother Africa III

A Nairobian's Perpectives writes about Big Brother Africa III, which is set to begin this month.

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