The arrival and establishment of the Huguenots at the Cape of Good Hope

On  October 22nd, 1685  the Edict of Nantes, which was issued in 1598, was revoked. The Edict guaranteed Huguenots, with their reformed religious convictions, the right to practise their faith in France. By the revocation of the Edict the reformed faith was outlawed in all of France and those who practised it were persecuted and […]
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Northern Cape Councillor was “assassinated” because of involvement in several land claim disputes says family

Kimberley – A Northern Cape councillor was shot dead during an apparent assassination because of his involvement in several land claim disputes. Tueloetsi Tshipo went missing last Monday after travelling to Vryburg in the North West to buy petrol, which he then would have sold to the community in the Dithakong village.  His body was […]
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The yearning for an independent Cape Republic is not only alive and well, it’s growing stronger!

About eight years ago I wrote a few articles on the prospect of an Independent Cape Republic on the old SA Sucks website which I later copied to here: What future is there for whites and other minorities in South Africa South Africa: Civil war or peaceful split? At the time there were a lot […]
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Namibian President Hage Geingob says whites are also Namibian and deserve land like everyone else

Incoming president Hage Geingob says third generation whites are also Namibian, and deserve land just like everyone else. Geingob made the remarks yesterday during a live televised media briefing, where he announced the vice-president, prime minister and deputy prime minister in his incoming Cabinet. “There seems to be a deliberate misunderstanding created, which is that […]
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Cape Colony divided into 10 districts in 1829

In 1829 the eastern boundaries of the colony were the Keiskama River (although the space between the Keiskama and the Fish river was practically a no-man’s land) the Zwart Kei and Stormberg Spruit. The northern boundaries were defined by the Orange river as far as 24 deg 10′ and then by a line running SW […]
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Die Uitbreiding van die Grense van die Ou Kaapse Kolonie

Ten einde die administrasie van die vinnig verspreidende Europese besetting aan die Kaap te verbeter het Goewerneur Simon van der Stel gedurende 1685 die eerste Landdrospos in Stellenbosch ingestel. Die doel van hierdie pos was om na die Kompanjie se plase, veeposte en algemene belange om te sien. Met die hulp van verskeie assistente, genaamd […]
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Die Kaap moet Federale Staat word vir Bruines, Khoisan en Blankes

’n Wes-Kaapse groep en ’n sakeman van Mosselbaai wil ’n referendum hê sodat inwoners kan besluit of hulle in die toekoms in ’n federale staat wil woon waar besluite sonder die regering se inmenging geneem kan word. Volgens Peter Marais, voorsitter van die Bruin Bemagtigingsbeweging, en Hein Marx, ’n sakeman, is ’n onafhanklike Kaapland, wat […]
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Adolph Jonker first Afrikaner stamvader with non-European patrilineal roots confirmed by Y-DNA analysis.

There has been much controversy for over 2 centuries regarding the origin of stamvaderAdolph Jonker. Since the late 18th century Adolph Jonker has been mentioned by numerous authors and several theories emerged, but all without conclusive evidence to back them up fully: 1772: Naturalist Sparrman indicated Adolph was of mixed race, his mother being non-European […]
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