Mzanzi is fed up with corruption and all the … that goes with it. Corruption Watch launched an awareness campaign for greater transparency, merit-based criteria and public participation in the appointment of key leadership positions. Visit the link in the article and complete the survey – be an Active Citizen. The ConCourt ruled that spanking your […]
I love my son with everything I have. He is my most precious gift. It wasn’t always like that. A young girl, and a young girl’s mistake … the last time I saw my boyfriend was the day I told him I was three months’ pregnant. And I resented my unborn child. I resented my […]
The Stacey Fru Foundation hosted 59 nominees and winners from Botswana, Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria and other provinces of South Africa during the 2nd Annual AfrICAN Children of The Year Awards (ACOTYA) 2019 to celebrate Universal children’s Day. The Awards custodian, now 12-year-old Stacey Fru planned this event in order to join the United Nations […]
Instead of trying to ‘fix’ the stars, *FIX* the system that is so inflexible that it can’t change itself to accommodate starlight. ‘Fixing’ Semenya will make everyone distrust what sport is. Rather change sport SYSTEMS so that we see the best grouped in New ways, or any other solution, than neutering a person’s soul. Literally […]
It is always nice to see young black daughters and sons of the South African soil graduating. Congratulations to you all, most especially those who hail from my beloved village. Keep developing yourselves! Keep acquiring skills! To borrow from the humble former US first lady, Mrs Michelle Obama, ‘may we, when we’ve worked hard and […]
25 September 2019: The inaugural Comic Con Africa in 2018 was such a success that it attracted over 45 000 visitors, 212 exhibitors, and almost 400 media. Not only did it return to an even bigger venue this year, but a major attraction was the highly-anticipated Cosplay Contest on Saturday 21 September at the Gallagher Convention […]
The general population of men in the world is not significantly larger than that of women. That said, I have noticed that the number of male characters in movies is far larger than that of females. For example, of Hollywood’s highest grossing movies from 2017 – 2018, only 33,1% of all speaking or named characters […]
According to the Worldwide Press Freedom Index, South African media ranks 31st out of 180 countries. Up 6 places from last year. Norway 1st, UK 33rd, USA 48th North Korea 180th.