Book Club: African Literature


African literature consists of a body of work in different languages and various genres, ranging from oral literature to literature written in colonial languages (French, Portuguese, and English). Some of the first African writings to gain attention in the West were the poignant slave narratives, such as The Interesting Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Olaudah Equiano or Gustavus Vassa, the African (1789), which described vividly the horrors of slavery and the slave trade.

Internship Options 2016/ 2017

This year, we will be looking at various tax internships – getting you ready for the workplace.

Next up: KPMG’s Tax Graduate Programme


St Paddy’s Day – Origins and Meaning

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Every year on March 17, the Irish and the Irish-at-heart across the globe observe St. Patrick’s Day. What began as a religious feast day for the patron saint of Ireland has become an international festival celebrating Irish culture with parades, dancing, special foods and a whole lot of green.

Easter Weekend: Gourmet Meals on a Student Budget


Easter is nearly here, which – for some – means four days of eating delicious food with friends and family. It is also the end of lent and if, like us, you gave up chocolate you’ll be indulging in more than one Easter egg! However, if you’re not going home to the comfort of mum’s cooking, here are some recipes you can whip up on a student budget to impress yourself and your friends this Easter.

Book Club: Travel


With Easter weekend upon us, many are taking advantage of all the public holidays and travelling both abroad and around South Africa. Wanderlust inspired us to look at three of the best travel books of all time.