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South Africa’s Medicinal Plants by Province

South Africa is rich in medicinal plants, which have been used by indigenous peoples for centuries. Certain plants are more prevalent in certain areas, so here we take a look at which medicinal plants are found in which provinces. Northern Cape – Hoodia gordonii

The Rocky Horror Show in Cape Town

The Fugard Theatre in District Six in Cape Town have announced that their winter musical for 2013 will be Richard O’Brien’s famous rock stage play The Rocky Horror Show. This is the first time in the 21st Century that the show is staged professionally

Most Fake Megalodon Shark Yet Washes Ashore in SA

Following the fake Megalodon drama which the Discovery Channel recently (1-2-3) managed to get kick-started we now have apparently had one wash ashore in South Africa. With markedly less concern at truly duping viewers this video with an Australian male voicing over a helicopter

SA Internet User Trends & Demographics

An infographic depicting trends and demographics for South African internet users. The infographic was designed by Ivan from Afrographique. Click on the image to open the full-size image.

African Entrepreneurship Infographic

A basic infographic which takes a look at how many days it takes to legally start a business in different African countries. The infographic was designed by Ivan from Afrographique. Click on the image to view the full-size image.