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, […]

Study opportunities in China, Russia

22 February 2018 Applications for fully-funded international scholarships for 2018 are now open for South Africans to study abroad. The Department of Higher Education and Training every year engages in several international scholarship partnerships to provide opportunities for South Africans to study abroad on fully-funded scholarships at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The department facilitates the […]

Internship Opportunities at YUVA

Youth Today Africa is busy formalising a relationship with YUVA, another inspired youth organisation in Mauritius. Watch this space for more information, but in the mean time check out this opportunity…. Internship: Resource Development (March to August 2018) Deadline for application: 28 February 2018 Period: 5 March to 31 August 2018 Remuneration: On a voluntary basis Project/Department(s): Fundraising and Administration […]