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Melanie Verwoerd

Why eating insects is good for you

Why eating insects is good for you

Entomophagy (eating insects) is environmentally friendly and more indigenous to Africans than you think, argues Dr Saliou Niassy.

The turbulence of 2016 took off from 'Nenegate', says Thamm

The turbulence of 2016 took off from 'Nenegate', says Thamm

Daily Maverick Assistant Editor Marianne Thamm reflects on the political roller coaster that was this year and where it all began.

SA celeb Chef Nataniel on Christmas cooking and food affairs

SA celeb Chef Nataniel on Christmas cooking and food affairs

Celebrity chef makes our mouths water and bellies roar with his hilarious humour and expert advice on hosting and cooking.

Alleged SABC board minutes point to dodgy tender deal (and cover up) - analyst

Alleged SABC board minutes point to dodgy tender deal (and cover up) - analyst

Board minutes submitted by a whistle-blower are being verified to confirm allegations that SABC execs were party to tender fraud.

Tourism minister commends dramatic recovery for SA's visitor stats

Tourism minister commends dramatic recovery for SA's visitor stats

2015 wasn't a good year for South Africa's tourism industry but figures from StatsSA show a remarkable improvement, says minister.

Leon Wessels: On racism and hope for the future

Leon Wessels: On racism and hope for the future

Former NP politician Leon Wessels talks to Melanie Verwoerd about racism in South Africa and how the nation can move forward.