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Bonang: From A to B vs The Somizi Mhlongo Story

by: Lerato Mogoatlhe - 7 August 2017

Bonang: From A to B vs The Somizi Mhlongo Story

Another public bout between Bonang and Somizi is underway. This time, the former BFFs have taken their battle to the bookstore. Bonang: A to B and Dominoes Unbreakable Spirit: The Somizi Mhlongo Story have held the number 1 and 2 spot at Exclusive Books, trended and inspired memes. Most importantly, all eyes are on Bonang...

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Every woman needs to know this

by: Lerato Mogoatlhe - 20 June 2017

Every woman needs to know this

We all know just how deeply the problem and crime of rape runs in South african. We have been called “the rape capital” of the world. And if you put a group of women together to talk about the sexual experiences, chances are there will be a rape story or two to tell. Well, this...

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Want to turn your blog into a business? Lelo Boyana has great tips

by: Lerato Mogoatlhe - 15 June 2017

Want to turn your blog into a business? Lelo Boyana has great tips

Lelo Boyana turned her love of celebrity news into one South Africa’s leading celebrity and entertainment news blogs. Eight years after she launched www.justcurious.co.za, the site now has more 60 000 monthly online users. Last year, she turned her  attention to women’s interest with Chica Africa. One of the speakers at the Facebook Youth Enterprise...

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Hidden camera: harassment experienced by women who use taxis

by: Lerato Mogoatlhe - 2 June 2017

Hidden camera: harassment experienced by women who use taxis

Millions of women in South Africa use taxis daily. We had two women walk silently with a hidden camera through several taxi ranks in Johannesburg to show how women are harassed daily. During our 10 hours of filming, we counted more than 150 incidents of harassment. Imagine how it could be. We the public demand...

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This guy’s online store started as a Facebook page

by: Lerato Mogoatlhe - 2 June 2017

This guy’s online store started as a Facebook page

Soko Huru means free market in KiSwahili. Soko Huru is also an online store that connects buyers and sellers in Kenya. Founded in 2015 by Sammy Subu and Raphael Kinoti, Soko Huru wants to become the next Ali Baba, an e-commerce company with interests in Asia, Africa, Europe, South and North America. Starting out “I...

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This young woman is using tech and innovation to save infants’ lives

by: Lerato Mogoatlhe - 5 October 2016

This young woman is using tech and innovation to save infants’ lives

Kutullo Makgatho wanted to be gynaecologist, but her matric results were not high enough for her to get into medical school. She decided that she would take the long route to becoming a doctor by doing another degree before focusing her energies on medical school. Her plan B — a Bachelor of Science degree in...

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