State funeral for Mam’ Winnie

Tuesday 03 April 2018 Freedom fighter Winnie Nomzamo Madikizela-Mandela will be laid to rest on 14 April 2018, during a state funeral. President Cyril Ramaphosa made the announcement on Monday night outside the home of the late struggle stalwart in Orlando, Soweto. He had earlier met with the Mandela family to offer his condolences and […]

Youth are future leaders

22 March 2018 | By Kgomotso “Zeus” Meso I would like to believe that youth are considered a bunch of people that knows nothing about leadership. They are considered to lack the capacity to lead and bring change. It is expected that all young people should follow some foot print of those that had made […]

Telling stories through movement

22 March 2018 |By Kgomotso “Zeus” Meso 11th of March 2018, Wits Theater was abuzz with a variety of upcoming choreographers looking to showcase their artistic prowess. The event which forms part of Dance Umbrella’s New Dance programme that aims to enhance diversity within the performance space. 30 years later, Dance Umbrella introduces a programme […]

Know your consumer rights

15 March 2018 With less than 24 hours left to mark World Consumer Rights Day, the National Credit Regulator (NCR) has dispensed sage advice for consumers. Commemorated annually on 15 March, this year’s World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) will be commemorated under the theme ‘Making digital marketplaces fairer’. “In line with the 2018 international theme, […]

Say YES to 1 million jobs for youth

15 March 2018 President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to launch an initiative to help young people find jobs and empower them to run their own businesses. “The initiative, in collaboration with the private sector, aims to empower one million young people over the next five years to become economically active, either as a member of […]

A New Chapter for Tumi Morake

28 February 2018 | Source – MS Publicity Having risen to the challenge of co-hosting Breakfast with Martin Bester & Tumi Morake, it is with a heavy heart that Tumi Morake announces her departure from Jacaranda FM.  “My performance career is taking a new direction and unfortunately radio, with the time and energy it requires at this […]

DECA Double Album Release

28 February 2018 | Source – MS Publicity DECA definitely needs no introduction. This instrumental music group has managed to win over thousands of music enthusiast with their strikingly beautiful arrangements over the past year and is now ready to enter the next exciting chapter of their career. The duo’s fresh, modern and passionate renditions […]

Kgomotso ‘Zeus/Kaybee’ Meso

23 February 2018 My name is Kgomotso ‘Zeus/Kaybee’ Meso, I’m 29 years old of adage. I was born in Kagiso, Mogale City, West of Johaannesburg. I’m a graduate of the university of Johannesburg with a National Diploma in Public Relations and Communications. I was part of the university’s newspaper (UJ Observer) and have since been […]

Educational Emancipation: Fees_Must_Fall Reflections

23 February 2018 by Kgomotso Archibald Let’s go back to June 16th 1976, amid the chaos, killing and the most brutal behaviour young people witnessed. Now there was a goal, for the march, the protest, and the #pens_down notioning equally education for all. Now fast forward to late 2015, where the political/educational spheres of the country […]

R57 billion set aside for free higher education

22 February 2018 Government will spend R57 billion on free higher education over the next three years, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Wednesday. Tabling the 2018 Budget in Parliament, Minister Gigaba said there was a reallocation in the spending framework. “The largest reallocation of resources towards government’s priorities was on higher education and training, […]