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Chronicling the African Renaissance

About Sanet Oberholzer

Sanet is a South African currently living in Pretoria. A lover of people, coffee, food and art, she has an appetite for the beauty in life. She also enjoys reading and photography and travels as often as she can. Always eager to explore and meet new people, she believes in being open to new challenges and embracing life with all its possibilities and opportunities. With an academic background in politics and international relations but no stranger to writing, Sanet has recently discovered the world of telling stories and sharing ideas as a staff writer for Ayiba

Latest Posts | By Sanet Oberholzer
Xenophobia in the “Rainbow Nation”
9 months ago

Xenophobia in the “Rainbow Nation”

South Africa has developed a history of xenophobic attacks. As a South African it pains me to say this but there can be no denying what has played out over …
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Attend the South American Business Forum 2017
10 months ago

Attend the South American Business Forum 2017

During the time I spent at university I made a glorious discovery: academics is not just about studying and writing exams, it is about travelling and discovering as well. Conferences …
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Book Review: The Path Which Shapes Us by Lazola Pambo
12 months ago

Book Review: The Path Which Shapes Us by Lazola Pambo

The Path Which Shapes Us is a novel by South African novelist Lazola Pambo. The book follows the life of the protagonist, Clifford Malothi, an orphaned boy that was adopted …
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Unique Happenings in African Cities over the Holidays
12 months ago

Unique Happenings in African Cities over the Holidays

With Christmas in the air and a spirit of holiday on its heels, if you’re anything like me, you might be looking for something exciting to do during your days …
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African charities to support over the holidays
12 months ago

African charities to support over the holidays

As the saying goes, Christmas is a time for giving. If you’ve been thinking of delving a bit deeper into your pocket this season but haven’t been sure how, we’ve …
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Whispers of Life from a 14-year-old
1 year ago

Whispers of Life from a 14-year-old

For some of us it may be difficult to remember what it is we were doing at age fourteen, but fourteen-year-old South African Karabo Nkoli has already reached a milestone …
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A Visit to The World’s Oldest Library
1 year ago

A Visit to The World’s Oldest Library

When it comes to institutions of learning, people often make the automatic assumption that Western countries tend to lead in terms of prestige, quality, and even establishment. If …
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Peace Within Prisons Project
1 year ago

Peace Within Prisons Project

Championing a message of second chances, the Peace Within Prison Project is designed to not only help prisoners reintegrate into society upon release but to also accept and …
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Banele Khoza on Art and Temporary Feelings
1 year ago

Banele Khoza on Art and Temporary Feelings

Banele Khoza, born in Swaziland and based in Pretoria, South Africa, has held over forty exhibitions alongside other artists and recently held his first solo exhibition at the …
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BCUC: The Undiluted Truth and Music
1 year ago

BCUC: The Undiluted Truth and Music

Hailing from Soweto, South Africa, Bantu Continua Uhuru Consciousness, or BCUC for short, is a band that makes “music for the people by the people with the people.” …
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