South Africa is located at the southern tip of Africa and is bordered by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Swaziland and Lesotho. It is a vast country with 11 official languages and a diverse population. The oldest remains of modern humans were found in South Africa and the Karoo region in the Western Cape is home to some of the best fossils of early dinosaurs. South_Africa
 
Image accompanying a short story describing the last hours of a South African farm worker, rendered destitute because of his honourable behaviour
The Shade of the Apple Tree
Karin Lorenc   Samuel was eating an apple. He had picked it himself with his old gnarled hands, stretching as high as he could for the last apples on the...
The Elephant’s Child
Rudyard Kipling In the High and Far-Off Times the Elephant, O Best Beloved, had no trunk. He had only a blackish, bulgy nose, as big as a boot, that he...
The Hairdesser
Hope Nwosu   It was the fourth time Nkem was calling in one day, my phone battery was running down and there was no electricity to recharge it. She was...