South African Breweries and AB InBev are piloting a savoury grain snack made from locally grown grain, the proceeds of whose sale will be used to help develop emerging farmers and support community development initiatives, the companies said. Castle Lager Better Bites is available for purchase at five tavern outlets in Soweto and another four liquor outlets between Johannesburg and Pretoria.
The real-life Ready Player One: South Africa builds apartment block from 140 shipping containers reminiscent of futuristic 'Stacks' in Steven Spielberg film A block of apartments has been fashioned from 140 shipping containers, looking like a scene from a Steven Spielberg sci-fi movie, in Johannesburg, South Africa . The New York design studio, Lot-ek, say it is a 'response to the post-apartheid generation's desire to repopulate the city's downtown through new models of urban living.'
Research shows that the spectre of apartheid urban design continues to haunt South Africa's cities and plays a central role in the country's most pressing current problems. No two shacks are the same.
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