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Kiri Rupiah

Kiri Rupiah

Kiri Rupiah is the Mail & Guardian’s online editor. 
    Zimbabwe decides: Mnangagwa claims victory in tense poll
    Zimbabwe decides: Mnangagwa claims victory in tense poll
    It's official: Emmerson Mnangagwa has been elected Zimbabwe's president following a tense presidential poll marred by violence and allegations of...
    Gather ye rosebuds while ye may
    Gather ye rosebuds while ye may
    Now your lonely is somebody else’s. Made by somebody else and handed to you. Ain’t that something? A secondhand lonely.” —...
    Who is Arron Banks — the bad boy of Brexit?
    Who is Arron Banks — the bad boy of Brexit?
    If the media reports in the UK and American press are anything to go by, before 2014, few outside the UK private sector knew the name Arron Banks...
    Part-time pastor sentenced to jail for animal cruelty
    Part-time pastor sentenced to jail for animal cruelty
    A part-time pastor and his nephew have been sentenced to two years in jail and house arrest respectively for organised dog fighting in...
    Croatia assistant coach booted for 'Glory to Ukraine' video
    Croatia assistant coach booted for 'Glory to Ukraine' video
    A member of Croatia’s World Cup squad has been sent packing by the Croatian Football Federation for a pro-Ukraine video he published and shared on...
    Boris jumps ship as unstable May-led UK government lurches
    Boris jumps ship as unstable May-led UK government lurches
    Boris Johnson has resigned as foreign secretary, becoming the third minister in 24 hours to walk out of the government rather than back Theresa...
    When it’s more than just a game
    When it’s more than just a game
    Marcos Rojo’s late, stinging half-volley shattered Nigerian hearts, eliminating them from the World Cup but for captain John Mikel Obi, it was...
    The truth? No one is ‘unrapeable’
    The truth? No one is ‘unrapeable’
    There are people in our society who are perceived to be “unrapeable”. These people — who are often female — are not incapable of...
    Facebook Hitler commenter accepts comments were ‘grossly inappropriate’
    Facebook Hitler commenter accepts comments were ‘grossly inappropriate’
    The man who called on black South Africans to do to white people what Adolf Hitler did to the Jews, accepts his comments were “grossly inappropriate”....
    Youth is not an excuse
    Youth is not an excuse
    Jahseh Onfroy crammed a wildly successful music career under the stage name XXXTentacion into a short life, which was also characterised by the...
    Slice of Life: ‘I have to talk to Mama’
    Slice of Life: ‘I have to talk to Mama’
    I saw Uncle Joseph had them. Then Mama. Then Anesu. I also wanted the shoes because they are white with blue and red. They are so nice. So I asked...
    David Goldblatt has died
    David Goldblatt has died
    Renowned photographer David Goldblatt has died, the Goodman Gallery confirmed on Monday morning.