BBC discovers Afrikaans is spoken in Orania!

In the sparsely populated Karoo desert in the heart of South Africa’s Northern Cape, the spirit of Afrikaner independence lives on.

I spent a few days in Orania, a town established in 1991 where no black people live.

I was … Read the rest

In the sparsely populated Karoo desert in the heart of South Africa’s Northern Cape, the spirit of Afrikaner independence lives on.

I spent a few days in Orania, a town established in 1991 where no black people live.

I was … Read the rest

Afrikaner enclave of Kleinfontein investigated by ANC provincial officials

Kleinfontein, east of Pretoria, from the air

Business Day reports that tHE Gauteng legislature’s portfolio committee for community safety on Tuesday announced that it had launched an inquiry into the whites-only Afrikaner “cultural village” of Kleinfontein following police complaints about … Read the rest