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South African apartheid writer found dead in house

ARTS & CULTURE

Renowned South African novelist and apartheid critic Peter Abrahams is dead. Abrahams, whose novel, Mine Boy, was a set book in Kenya in the late 90s, was found lying in a pool of blood in his house in Jamaica Thursday.

South African apartheid writer found dead in house

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Teachers may have ‘papers’, but please peg pay on performance

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This week, teachers’ unions slapped the Teachers’ Service Commission with a proposal demanding a 300 per cent pay rise.

Henry Munene | 4 years ago

Voters need civic education before August 2017 elections

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