South Africa Leads the Way in Resolving Global Challenges

By Pranjal Sharma   This year has seen South Africa lead the world on global dialogues which concern the continent and the emerging markets. Starting from...

Don’t stop the learning during Lockdown

                        President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the 15th of March 2020, shortly after South Africa recorded its first Coronavirus case, announcing amongst other...


President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended the country’s law enforcement authorities for their action which led to the arrests of two suspects linked to the...

Relive Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s five Grammy-winning moments

South African a cappella group Ladysmith Black Mambazo won their fifth Grammy at the 2018 Grammy Awards, confirming their status as one of the...

Shamila Ramjawan: global leader

The founder of Famram Solutions has been recognised for her work in keeping rural girls and young women in schools, by the Centre for...

Mentorship project teaches learners to serve

Bokamoso thumbThrough Bokamoso, students learn about leadership. The programme was founded by five people tired of working in the corporate world without doing something to uplift others. Participants spoke about the programme when they met for the last time for the year.

Young African leaders sought for US fellowship

Young leaders from sub-Saharan Africa could become one of a thousand people to attend academic courses, gain skills training and mentorship in the United States. Applications for the prestigious Mandela Washington Fellowship for 2016 are open this month.

Seminal South African theatre returns to stage

This year marks Athol Fugard's 83rd birthday and the 20th anniversary of the death of Barney Simon, two giants of South African theatre. To mark the occasion two of their great works have been restaged for a new audience, and will be performed at the National Arts Festival.

Statement by Minister Lynne Brown on the appointment of Brian Molefe as acting chief...

Brian Molefe is the current Group Chief Executive of Transnet and his secondment is with immediate effect. His experience in having turned around the Public Investment Corporation and providing stability at Transnet is a clear indication that Molefe is no stranger in leading complex institutions.

Girl Ignite helps girls prepare for bright future

girl-ignite---thumbCycling, talking life and teaching entrepreneurship are at the heart of Girl Ignite, a programme set up by a group of young women to help underprivileged girls learn the tools they will need to make a success of their lives – whether that be as entrepreneurs or working for bosses.