Good news for job seeking graduates

8 December 2017 Cabinet has approved the Public Service Graduate Recruitment Scheme Framework. The framework forms part of the development programme within the public service to attract talented graduates. “The framework includes earmarking a percentage of each department’s vacant posts for the recruitment of graduates in scarce occupations,” Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said at a […]

Innovation holds key to jobs

5 December 2017 South Africa must cultivate a conducive business climate that is able to support innovation so start-ups can thrive and ultimately create jobs. Releasing the 10th edition of South Africa’s Economic Update on Friday in Tshwane, the World Bank identified innovation as the bedrock for a country that is keen to drive up […]

#SaveTheDate KZN Music Imbizo 2018

04 December 2017 | Press Release find it here #SaveTheDate KZN Music Imbizo 2018 KZN MUSIC IMBIZO 2018 (English) Date: Thursday 23 August – Saturday 25 August Venue: Moses Mabhida Stadium (Durban, South Africa) Theme: No Borders – Let the music travel Save the date: KZN Music Imbizo 2018 will be taking place from Thursday 23 August […]

Society must invest in children to ensure a prosperous future

29 November 2017 Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe says society must invest in its children to ensure that the country has a bright future. The Minister responsible for Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation said this when he addressed the launch of the South African Child Gauge 2017 in Observatory, Cape Town, on Tuesday. The gauge, […]

Girl empowerment non-negotiable for community development

29 November 2017 The economic and personal empowerment that education provides allows women and girls to make healthier choices for themselves and their families, says Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga. The Minister said this on Tuesday when she opened the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Care and Support for Teaching and Learning (CSTL) Steering Committee and Sharing […]

Free tours for Gauteng learners

28 November 2017 Gauteng high school learners, who have just completed their exams, are in for a treat this year as they get a chance to tour the Johannesburg Zoo, Gold Reef City and other exciting heritage sites for free. Through the Gauteng Department of Education’s “Know your province” campaign, learners will be exposed to […]

The #1 reason why millennials encounter a quarter-life crisis

Original article on linkedin.com | 23 November 2017 by Glenn Leibowitz When I was 26, I was stuck in a job that I felt wasn’t going anywhere and in a company that didn’t really seem to care. My escape hatch was business school, where I could spend two years learning new skills, building my network, and pivoting from […]

The Nigeria Women’s Bobsled Team Has Qualified for the Winter Olympics

Original article on okayafrica.com | 23 November 2017 by Antoinette Isam These women will represent Nigeria for the first time at the Winter Olympics at the 2018 Games in PyeongChang. Nigeria (and Africa!) will compete at the Winter Olympics, thanks to the Nigeria Women’s Bobsled team, ESPN reports. Driver Seun Adigun and brakewomen Ngozi Onwumere and […]

YouTube Begins Purging Alternative Media as the Deep State Marches Toward WW3

Original article on activistpost.com | 23 November 2017 | by Matt Agorist If you get your news from mostly far left sources, chances are you’ve heard YouTube and Google are censoring or blacklisting left and progressive sites and content. Conversely, if you get your news from far right sources, chances are you’ve heard YouTube and Google […]

Fridays are Red Ribbon days

22 November 2017 The countdown to World Aids Day has already begun, and South Africans are reminded to continue participating in Red Ribbon Fridays in the build up to 1 December. Red Ribbon Fridays started on 10 November and should be sustained until 1 December on World Aids Day. This has also been encouraged by […]