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Marikana Six Years Later: The public demands justice for victims

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 17 August 2018

Marikana Six Years Later: The public demands justice for victims

We spoke to protesters at the Marikana Commemorative Vigil at the Nelson Mandela Bridge 16 August 2018 marks the 6 year anniversary of the Marikana tragedy where police shot and killed 34 miners. To mark and commemorate the day, protesters gathered on the Nelson Mandela bridge, in the Johannesburg CBD. Six years later, no arrests...

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How Zukhanye and Karabo make it work

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 15 August 2018

How Zukhanye and Karabo make it work

The couple talks about love in the time of social media. A lot of young people long for the “perfect” partner and a happily ever after.Unfortunately relationships are not as simple as ABC. We spoke to Karabo Motsoane (24) and Zukhanye Ncapayi (23) about love in the time of social media. The duo which has...

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The Fight against FGM continues

by: Mamaputle Boikanyo - 13 August 2018

The Fight against FGM continues

On International Youth Day, 12 August 2018, thousands of individuals, groups and organisations have shared pledges to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) on social media, in the hopes of shattering the silence that surrounds the practice.   The campaign organised by The Girl Generation (TGG), has been gaining momentum since its launch on 23 July...

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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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The Fight to end Genital Mutilation

by: Mamaputle Boikanyo - 23 July 2018

The Fight to end Genital Mutilation

The Girl Generation (TGG), the largest ever African-led initiative are working towards ending Female Genital Mutilation (FGM).The organisation has mobilised influencers and many young activists in order to launch their campaign to bring awareness to the cause, bring social change and challenge the deep-rooted beliefs that allow the practice of FGM to continue FGM refers to...

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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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Being black and vegan

by: Mamaputle Boikanyo - 19 July 2018

Being black and vegan

When you’re black and vegan you’re likely to be seen as the the oddball amongst your family and friends, or you might even be viewed as someone with a strange superiority complex trying to be white. A vegan is someone who lives off a plant-based diet, and depending on the individual, the person might also choose not...

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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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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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Issascam: Real Life Story

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 12 June 2018

Issascam: Real Life Story

Joanne, the internet sensation, is not the only scammer out there. The internet is a world filled with opportunity, but unfortunately there is also a very dark side. Just last year nearly 200 victims came forward in the “naked pics for cash” scam that was blown wide open by the South African Community Crime Watch...

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