South Africa

Palestinian Solidarity Alliance: Plight of striking Clover workers and that of...

The campaign against MILCO/CBC, the Israeli consortium that owns Clover, has intensified in recent weeks. Workers have been on strike against the...

Exclusive Books: 21 books for 2021

This year 2021 has been filled with all kinds of book releases. From politics to culture to fantasy and romance and everything...
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UMLILO / THE FIRE: a film by Eh!woza

Umlilo was produced by high-school learners (grade 9 and 10) during Eh!woza’s Learner Doccies programme. The film looks at residents’ reflections on...

Tips for donating wisely this holiday season

South Africans traditionally make year-end donations to their fellow citizens over the holiday season. Given the enormous job losses and hardships experienced...

Mandatory vaccinations in workplaces are taking effect in South Africa

South African cellphone giant MTN is the latest company that has introduced mandatory vaccinations for all its employees. There have been questions...

How immigrants contribute to South Africa’s economy

Ever since 2008, there has been periods of xenophobic violence against black foreign nationals and immigrants in South Africa. Many locals blame...

Children and screens – making it through the holidays

It comes as no surprise that children are spending more time watching screens as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

#TheWifeShowmax takes care in approaching victims of violence

In the latest episodes of Showmax’s The Wife, Hlomu faces the difficult task of healing.  The latest episodes also show us how...

Marc Gregory on creating “In Good Company” for a good cause

In Good Company, visual artist and photographer Marc Gregory merges photography with magic. The book is a culmination of several years of...

YOUTH VOICE: Interview with Sihle Ma-Awu, employee of the YearBeyond Programme...

Youth Capital releases an annual publication that combines data with young people’s lived stories to shift gears on youth unemployment. The 2021...

How will Shell’s plans affect the Wild Coast, explained

Shell has announced that it will carry out a seismic survey from Morgan Bay to Port St Johns off the Wild Coast....

Pearl Pillay: Voices from the Youth Capital Network

Youth Capital releases an annual publication that combines data with young people’s lived stories to shift gears on youth unemployment. The 2021...

The importance of World AIDS Day

HIV/AIDS remains a major public health issue that affects millions of people worldwide. There were almost 37.7 million people globally living...

Sam Beckbessinger’s book is ‘The Best Money Advice You Never Got’

The book, Manage Your Money like a F*cking Grownup: The Best Money Advice You Never Got is a clear and engaging basic...

#TheWifeShowmax tackles serious issues this week

In the latest episodes of Showmax’s The Wife, the Zulu brothers face a taxi war with the Majola’s. All the while, Hlomu...

New Material movie: “It’s all about family”

Almost eight years after the release of the first Material movie, comedian Riaad Moosa is back with New Material (pun intended). With...

Zimbabwe permit holders have a grace period of 12 months to...

On November 25, the minister in the presidency, Mondli Gungubele, announced the outcomes of the recent cabinet meeting. This includes a decision...

Gender-Based Violence victims are #NotJustANumber

With an additional 9556 people having had reported rape between July 1 2021 to September 20 2021, South Africa still remains the...

How is the Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme supposed to work?

The Presidential Employment Stimulus Programme (PESP) has been marred by a funds scandal. Most recently, the National Arts Council (NAC) overspent their...

Voices from the Youth Capital Network: Rob Urquhart

Youth Capital releases an annual publication that combines data with young people’s lived stories to shift gears on youth unemployment. The 2021...
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