OLYMPICS (Best): South African double amputee Oscar Pistorius has a story made for sponsorship ... and will finally have his chance to race against "able bodied" runners in the actual Olympics.

Oscar Pistorius: The first amputee track athlete to compete at any Olympic games! In a surprising last-minute decision, South Africa’s Olympic committee and national track federation cleared the double amputee to run in his individual event.

A man receives a monthly supply of food aid donated to residents of a squatter camp for poor white South Africans at Coronation Park in Krugersdorp on March 6, 2010. (REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly)

Poverty within white South Africa

A man receives a monthly supply of food aid donated to residents of a squatter camp for poor white South Africans at Coronation Park in Krugersdorp on March (REUTERS/Finbarr O'Reilly)

A South African man from Kliptown in Soweto is one of 10 finalists for the 2012 CNN Hero of the Year award, an annual campaign which honours everyday people doing good deeds in their communities.

Thx Thulani Madondo whose Kliptown Youth Program provides school uniforms, tutoring, meals and activities to 400 children in the community. "We're trying to give them the sense that everything is possible," he said.

Mandela’s Birthday Celebrated  It’s Nelson Mandela’s birthday and in honor of the iconic former president, South Africans nation-wide are celebrating by doing good deeds. Citizens specifically performed public service for 67 minutes—one for every year of Mandela’s life dedicated to helping others in his country. Former U.S. President Bill Clinton and Daughter Chelsea visited Mandela in his home village for the celebration, planting a tree in honor of his “wonderful friend.”

Children at Batsogile Primary School in Soweto sing happy birthday to former South African President Nelson Mandela as he turns 94

Our wonderful rowing team :)   http://3d-car-shows.com/

Our wonderful rowing team :) http://3d-car-shows.com/

I watched this in the Mountain Inn in Swaziland surrounded by many South Africans. It was great moment for so many reasons.

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Jade Hooke wins 2011 Avis Derby!

Jade Hooke wins 2011 Avis Derby!

Link South Africa Limited: Overview | LinkedIn

Link South Africa Limited: Overview | LinkedIn

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