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Prepping for Eid

Ramadaan is coming to an end rapidly. Where did the month go? It always goes so fast. Always! So now my brain is buzzing with all the things I need to get ready for Tuesday/Wednesday (depending on when the new moon is sighted). It always gets a bit technical for me now. Doing calculations to determine whether the moon will be old enough to sight on the 29th. Maan kyking On the the 30th night (so evening of the 29th day) people gather at Three Anchor Bay in Seapoint and Signal Hill to see if  ...

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Rioting up in here

I don’t know if you’ve heard about the striking in Cape Town. I know it can be overlooked seeing as striking has become a national past time over here. Anyway, it got really out of hand today. SAMWU (SA Municipal Workers’ Union) members marched down Adderley Street starting fires up and down the street. They overturned garbage bins and set them alight. They were smashing car windows and overturning the vendors stalls on the street. The flower sellers tried to put some of the  ...

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