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R.I.P Johan van Wyk


R.I.P Johan van Wyk, your legacy will continue in our Kwela logo.

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Niq Mhlongo

Biographical info

Niq Mhlongo was born in 1973 in Soweto. He has a BA from the University of the Witwatersrand, with majors in African Literature and Political Studies. His first...

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