The Khayelitsha community in Cape Town came together in a joyous celebration to honour the extraordinary life of a 103-year-old woman who shares her birthday with Nelson Mandela.
The life of the zama zama part seven: The maskandi group that lights up the lives of those who work in the dark
Abafana Base Mawosi maskandi group has been the source that brings a few smiles to the faces of Braamfischerville and other places warning young people to concentrate on their studies and not to become zama zamas.
The life of the zama zama part six: Experiencing the deadly underground world of the illegal miner. A personal encounter
Every day, when the zama zamas enter the deadly tunnels, there is no guarantee they will come out alive.
Under police escort, the family of slain zama zama Ntando Nkomo went to the Basotho-dominated shaft to retrieve his body.
Lerato Nkoana said her zama zama boyfriend took care of them very well. But then lockdown struck.
Part three of Life of Zama Zama. A seven-part series, originally published in May 2021, about those who have died as illegal miners, the horror stories of death underground and the survivors and families.