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Careers

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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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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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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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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Universal Children’s Day!

A day set aside to highlight children’s rights including the right to life, to health, to education and to play, as well as the right to family life, to be protected from violence, to not be discriminated, and to have their views heard. #WorldChildrensDay

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What is Diabetes? Diabetes can be prevented!

Diabetes means that your blood sugar, or glucose, is too high. Glucose comes from the food that you eat and is made in your liver and muscles. Your blood always has some glucose in it because your body needs glucose for energy. But too much glucose in the blood isn’t good for your health. The […]

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Under-utilised R15 million taxi rank in Cosmo City, 11 years down the line!

By Mzukona Mantshontsho October was Transport Month in South Africa. Cosmo City has been around for over 15 years. This for me is a time of reflection for the community of what has worked well, what has not and what we can learn from that to improve the community. The journey has had its challenging […]

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