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There’s more to politics than being a politician

by: Tshepang Tlhapane - 21 November 2014

There’s more to politics than being a politician

Did you know there’s so much more to a career in politics than just being a politician? As a follow up to “So you want to be a politician” we take a look at a few career paths you can take within politics apart from being a typical politician. Speechwriter Have you ever wondered how...

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#Elections2014: Six Months Later

by: Tshepang Tlhapane - 21 November 2014

#Elections2014: Six Months Later

Prior to May 7 – as South Africans waited in anticipation for the 5th national elections – politicians took to the streets, doing what they do best: campaigning. They delivered food parcels, went door-to-door and even kissed babies. As you would expect, a lot of promises were made. On election day, it came as little...

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We need more young female academics – Department of higher education and training

by: Simamkele Matuntuta - 21 November 2014

We need more young female academics – Department of higher education and training

The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) wants more young people to take up positions as academics. The department said this at a briefing committee meeting by the select committee on cooperative governance and traditional affairs, adding that people who are currently sitting in those positions would retire soon. The DHET was presenting an...

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Meet one of the performers at the next Creative Hustles in Cape Town

by: Live Events - 19 November 2014

Meet one of the performers at the next Creative Hustles in Cape Town

Ahead of our next Creative Hustles-Street culture pop-up event; presented by Live SA and British Council Connect ZA In partnership with Jam that Session and Boaston Society next week Thursday . We are proudly and excitedly enticing you with Andi Mkosi’s music and giving proper heads-up about this awesome performer who will be partaking and...

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Meet Amo Chidi

by: Thabiso Molatlhwa - 18 November 2014

Meet Amo Chidi

Live SA had the pleasure of hanging out with Amo Chidi, a young actress, singer and dancer who’s been gracing our television screens for a while now. Between sharp flashes of her beautiful smile, she shares all things concerning her career as a young woman as well as how she balances between her personal life...

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Applications open for round three of Digify

by: Live Events - 18 November 2014

Applications open for round three of Digify

3-month digital bootcamp backed by Google and IAB SA Application deadline Sunday 30 November 2014 In 2014 Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and Google+ ruled the world. What will rock in 2015? The digital industry is shouting for young people like you to rise up and tame the beasts of the digital world in fun, creative...

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Social Media: Strike a Pose!

by: Kay Selisho - 18 November 2014

Social Media: Strike a Pose!

The youth’s celebration of self has evolved into a narcissistic parade of even the most mundane things. The most mundane being a picture of yourself (and no, I don’t just mean selfies). Not all of us can (or even want to) get creative with the kind of original imagery we post to our accounts. What...

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STR CRD: More than just another turn up

by: Khotso Masilela - 17 November 2014

STR CRD: More than just another turn up

There is more to the youth than just being rebellious. In that same vein, there is more to “street culture” than flexing, turning up and twerking. Events such as STR.CRD are a testament to that. Taking place every November, the event offers young and trendy street culture connoisseurs the chance to link up with like-minded...

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