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Sihle Khumalo

About 
Sihle Khumalo is the best-selling author of Dark Continent My Black Arse, Heart of Africa and Almost Sleeping My Way to Timbuktu. Shorter pieces by him appeared in uMama and Cheesecutters and Gymslips, and he has contributed to a number of travel magazines. In 2011, Sihle was selected as one of Destiny magazine’s Top 40 South Africans under the age of 40 who are destined for greatness. Born in Nqutu in rural KwaZulu-Natal, he was educated at Natal Technikon (now Durban University of Technology) and the Wits Business School. He is married and has two children. He currently lives in Johannesburg where he works for a property development company.

Titles by this author

Travelling in West Africa by public transport, Sihle Khumalo turned a wish list into an...

Dark Continent, My Black Arse is Sihle Khumalo's personal and often hilarious...

After exploring more than twenty other African nations using only public transport, Sihle...
Sihle Khumalo loves a challenge. He likes to think on his feet and prefers to depart from...
Sihle Khumalo loves a challenge. He likes to think on his feet and prefers to depart from...
150 Years separate two explorers of Africa: the Englishman John Hanning Speke and South...
150 Years separate two explorers of Africa: the Englishman John Hanning Speke and South...

Dark Continent, My Black Arse is Sihle Khumalo's personal and often hilarious...

Dark Continent, My Black Arse is Sihle Khumalo's personal and often hilarious...

150 Years separate two explorers of Africa: the Englishman John Hanning Speke and South...