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Sustaining a Business takes lot of hard work & courage!

By Mzukona Mantshontsho COOK and BAKE with Chef Bobo is a woman-owned catering and skills training business that has big ambitions. It is important to encourage the youth through examples to aspire and pursue their own paths, to further developing their own skills to earn a living, be better citizens and FUTURE Leaders. We live […]

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16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children Abuse!

Imagine living in a society where we no longer read or hear about the abuse that women and children often suffer at the hands of heartless perpetrators. This year’s 16 Days of Activism for No Violence against Women and Children takes place within the broader context of the country’s 28 years of democracy. One of […]

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Tips to save WATER!

Gauteng residents have been urged to comply with the stage 2 water restrictions to avoid their taps from running dry. Early in October Rand Water gave notice to Gauteng residents to reduce water usage and they ask residents to; Only flush toilets when necessary Flush with greywater Take short, stop-start showers Use cups for brushing […]

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Violence and Bullying in our Schools!

Violence in educational settings is a daily reality that denies millions of children and young people the fundamental human right to education. One estimate by Plan International suggests that 246 million children and adolescents experience violence in and around school every year. Girls are disproportionately affected, as are those perceived not to conform to prevailing […]

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Mental Health Concerns for Young People in 2022

Adolescence and the early years of adulthood are a time of life when many changes occur, for example changing schools, leaving home, and starting university or a new job. For many, these are exciting times. They can also be times of stress and apprehension however. In some cases, if not recognized and managed, these feelings […]

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Spending the December holidays camping for the first time?

To make your trip a lot easier, here are some tips: Practice setting up your tent at home. It will help you master the art of setting your tent in minutes. Organize your gear into clear bins if possible and group like items together. You don’t want to have to spend 30 minutes hunting for […]

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SADAG warns communities against sharing the “Soweto Suicide video”

SADAG has been notified of a very disturbing video circulating on social media and online platforms of the tragic suicide of a young man at a Shopping Mall in Soweto this past weekend. Firstly, we want to extend our deepest condolences to his family, friends and loved ones. We would like to offer them any […]

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Show up daily, not only when you feel like it!

By Mzukona Mantshontsho It’s important to encourage the youth through examples to aspire and pursue their own paths, to further developing their own skills to earn a living, be better citizens and FUTURE Leaders! We live in a country where the latest unemployment statistics from Statistics South Africa suggested that the unemployment rate 33.9% South […]

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ANDRIËTTE BRINGS HOPE AND LOVE WITH NEW SINGLE!

Since winning over the hearts of local fans on SA IDOLS fourteen years ago, Andriëtte has gone from strength to strength and is constantly showing why she is worthy of her place in the local music industry. Now she is back in the spotlight with a brand-new single that perfectly showcases her deep, soothing voice. […]

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ADV NGCUKAITOBI TO HEADLINE MATTHEW GONIWE SCHOOL OF LEADERSHIP’ MEMORIAL LECTURE & 20th ANNIVESARY CELEBRATIONS

Respected legal mind, political activist, author and public speaker, Advocate Tembeka Ngcukaitobi will lead this year’s celebrations of the life and times of the late educator, intellectual and anti-apartheid activist, Matthew Goniwe. Adv Ngcukaitobi will deliver the keynote address at this year’s annual Matthew Goniwe Memorial Lecture, which is expected to be attended by Gauteng […]

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