Ask the expert – Answered by B
South Africans Abroad

Ask the expert – Answered by Breytenbachs

I am on an ancestry visa in the UK, based on my husband’s grandfather being a British citizen. Things are not well between me and my husband and I am considering asking for a divorce. However, I am concerned about how this will affect my visa status in the UK. We have been in the UK for just over two years.

South Africa’s Democracy – Man
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South Africa’s Democracy – Mandela’s Cherished Ideal: Exhibition and associated events at LSE

South Africa’s Democracy: Mandela’s “Cherished Ideal” Exhibition in London of previously unseen photographs, artefacts and documents from three South African Universities Treasures from the archives of the Universities of Cape Town, Fort Hare and Witwatersrand will be shown at the London School of Economics from 1st to 26th September 2014. This exhibition of material not […]

“What I want to do is to tell
South Africans Abroad

“What I want to do is to tell a good story, that is all”: In conversation with Caine Prize winner Okwiri Oduor

Kenya’s Okwiri Oduor has won the 2014 Caine Prize for African Writing, described as Africa’s leading literary award, for her short story entitled ‘’My Father’s Head’’. Oduor visited the Book Lounge in Cape Town last week to launch ‘The Gonjon Pin and other Stories’, an anthology of the 2014 Caine Prize. Daluxolo Moloantoa attended the event and had the importunity to speak with Odour about what it means to her to win the prize, the inspiration for “My Father’s Head”, her favourite authors and the best part about being a writer.