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#SheConquersWellness2018: empowering, protecting and advancing South Africa

by: admin - 10 August 2018

#SheConquersWellness2018: empowering, protecting and advancing South Africa

When it comes to the youth and their health, it’s always a fascinating subject to explore. There are many young people who believe taking care of their health is something they don’t have to worry about until old age.   Well, the national activation drive, which coincides with the 2nd year anniversary celebration of the...

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Women of Digify Africa: We speak to Nomacala Mpeta

by: admin - 9 August 2018

Women of Digify Africa: We speak to Nomacala Mpeta

Digify Africa boasts a staff complement of 93% women. For Womens’ Month, we spoke to Advanced Learning Manager, Nomacala Mpeta to chat about her experience as a black woman in corporate and in digital. What is your advice for women who want to get into digital? Go for it! There has never been an industry...

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Marikana story set to air SABC

by: admin - 23 July 2018

Marikana story set to air SABC

  After a four-year battle to get  the documentary“Miners Shot Down” flighted on SABC, Amandla.mobi  have finally won the fight. The SABC have finally agreed to flight the film which documents the final days of the AMCU strike which led to the death of 44 unarmed miners, shot and killed by police. In the documentary...

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What should Lerato do?

by: admin - 16 July 2018

What should Lerato do?

Lerato’s situation is stressful. Having someone you trust leak your nudes is an incredible invasion of your privacy and can leave you feeling incredibly vulnerable.  If you ever find yourself in a regretful situation online, like Lerato’s, here are helpful steps you should take:  Keep calm It may not look like it at this point,...

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City of Johannesburg Library announces winner of essay writing competition

by: admin - 29 June 2018

City of Johannesburg Library announces winner of essay writing competition

The City of Johannesburg Library has announced the winners to their hotly contested essay writing competition. The competition which ran over the period of May and June received over 100 essays from students. The winning essay came from Hloziwe Perry Hlophe whose essay explores how access to the e-learning centre at the library has allowed...

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Digital Marketing evening classes to boost your career

by: admin - 25 June 2018

Digital Marketing evening classes to boost your career

Past participants of this online course have described it as “exciting, informative, new age and engaging”. Now you have the chance to boost your career with key digital skills that could open up a world of opportunities. Over 4 exciting weeks, our dynamic Digify Africa trainers will delve into digital marketing concepts such as analytics...

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Online friends: Don’t be catfished

by: admin - 17 May 2018

Online friends: Don’t be catfished

Ever been catfished? So “catfish” is the term used to refer to someone who pretends to be someone else, especially on the internet. A catfish use fake pictures to disguise who they truly are and recreate or impersonate an identity. The term catfish comes from a television and documentary about the topic. In 2012, MTV...

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Top 5 things you didn’t know about reporting

by: admin - 7 May 2018

Top 5 things you didn’t know about reporting

Facebook is a massive world of information, from breaking news, upcoming events and updates from family and friends. In the past few years, it has also become a powerful platform for debate and conversations that reflects the diversity of a community of more than two billion people. In between all of the debate, people post...

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Meet Ilizwe Lams Top 5 digital hustlers

by: admin - 29 April 2018

Meet Ilizwe Lams Top 5 digital hustlers

Is it difficult to imagine spending just one day without being online? You’re not alone.  Whether it is updating our family and friends about what is on our minds or catching up on the news,  the internet has become an ordinary part of our day-to-day. Instead of using the internet just for socialising, there are...

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3 ways to look after your digital footprint

by: admin - 19 April 2018

3 ways to look after your digital footprint

Your digital footprint is the mark you leave online, and unless you are careful, things can get messy. So as the ever-wise DJ Khaled told us, don’t play yourself.  Next time you start to type that Facebook rant or angry response in the family WhatsApp group ask yourself, do I really want to post this? Facebook...

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