Things that have happened in Johannesburg – second greatest city after Paris – recently:
A spitting cobra was seen slithering into a car parked at the Gautrain Midrand station. A spokeswoman commented: ‘Specialist negotiators were brought in from the SPCA but the standoff continues.’
There is a new prophet in Johannesburg.
On Thursday, there were power cuts across the country because the coal supply for the national grid had been drenched with rain.
The trial of Oscar Pistorius in Pretoria ‘has also attracted a new political party called Africa Unite, which says it hopes to attract attention by being outside the court.’
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