CATEGORIES

Smiling Through The Pain

Actress Terry Pheto chats to Amanda Mtuli about the loss of her father, and how his teachings of gratitude encouraged her to get back to work amid her pain. 

5 mins read
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March 2017

Too Much Water, But Not A Drop To Drink

We investigate the impact of poor drainage systems in South Africa, and how it affects infrastructure and sustainability. 

4 mins read
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March 2017

Helping Those With Mental Illness

Four readers share their experiences of taking care of a loved one living with a mental illness.

7 mins read
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March 2017

Invest In Yourself

Trevor Crighton explains why investing should not be a foreign concept.

5 mins read
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March 2017

Going Up

Multitalented media personality Ntando Duma (22) has been working hard to ensure that her career grows at a remarkable pace. She chats to us about her progress, grabbing opportunities and building her daughter’s brand.

6 mins read
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March 2018

Proudly SA Skincare Range

Matshidiso Portia Mngomezulu (37), the founder of Portia M skincare products, tells us how her entrepreneurial spirit started as a little girl.

2 mins read
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March 2018

Turning Tragedy Into Triumph

Self-published author and motivational speaker Itumeleng Sekhu (29) grew up hating herself. She tells us how that all changed

2 mins read
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March 2018

Get Your House In Order

Dealing with the wishes of a dying spouse is tricky, especially if they had a mistress or child outside your marriage. What the law says about a mistress’s rights in a deceased’s estate may surprise you

4 mins read
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March 2018

Understanding TB In 2018

Driven by poverty and escalating numbers of HIV infections, the prevalence of tuberculosis (TB) remains a big challenge in South Africa. But, it is not all doom and gloom.

4 mins read
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March 2018

The Drug Of Horror

Most of us have seen the frightening videos of zombie-like youth allegedly high on a new drug called flakka. Sibusiso Mkize finds out if it really exists.

3 mins read
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March 2018

Keep The Love Alive

Spending quality time with your loved one can help maintain a close tie between you.

3 mins read
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August 2017

Raising Readers

Books shouldn’t be gathering dust on library shelves. Pick them up, read them to and with your children, and discover the world of learning and development they offer.

3 mins read
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August 2017

Money Guide For Single Moms

Being a single parent means relying on one income and being in charge of all your household expenses. This can be a difficult task, but there are ways to reduce the burden.

4 mins read
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August 2017

For The Love Of Acting

Scandal! actress Lusanda Mbane (38) shares her excitement about showcasing her acting skills on our small screens.

2 mins read
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August 2017

Thokoza Gogo!

Celebrating the good fortune that has come her way, Boity Thulo’s life is on the up and up.

6 mins read
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September 2016

Who's the Mommy?

It can be heartbreaking to see your child preferring to spend time with the nanny rather than you. But, take a step back and look at the bigger picture.

4 mins read
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September 2016

Debt Counselling-know Your Rights

If paying off monthly debt seems impossible, debt counselling can bring relief.

4 mins read
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September 2016

Africa In Hollywood

We take a look at African actors who are carving their paths on the big screens of Hollywood.

1 min read
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November 2017

In Pursuit Of Happiness

Happiness Ndlovu (29), popularly known as DJ HappyGal, talks about growing up in the small rural township of KwesakwaMthethwa.

2 mins read
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November 2017

Building A Legacy

After a three-year hiatus to further her studies, actress Lali Dangazele (32) is back on our televisions on SABC 1 youth drama series Tjovitjo.

2 mins read
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November 2017

Dear Dr Sindi

Do you have HIV or Aids-related questions? Feeling lonely or confused? Don’t despair! Dr Sindi answers your questions.

2 mins read
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November 2017

Protect; Don't Reinfect

Lungile Khumalo highlights all you need to know about reinfection if you are HIV positive.

5 mins read
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November 2017

Land Crisis In SA

Françoise Gallet looks at how creative solutions are needed to tackle land reform.

3 mins read
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November 2017

It's Not Over Yet!

Pastor George encourages you not to give up, especially if you haven’t achieved your goals for the year.

2 mins read
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November 2017

The Culture Of Family

Where do you draw the line between traditional and modern parenting practices?

5 mins read
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May 2017

Other Ways To Find A Job

Recruitment is fast evolving, so using old techniques to seek employment can be a challenge. Here are ways in which you can successfully look for a job in the world of technology.

3 mins read
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May 2017

The Queen Of Kwaito

Nomasonto Maswanganyi (33), popularly known as Mshoza, is famous for the 90s Kwaito hit Kortes. Fundiswa Nkwanyana takes a walk down memory lane with her to see where her Kwaito journey began.

2 mins read
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May 2017

Khayelitsha Shaped Me

Club DJ and 5FM radio presenter Loyiso Mdebuka (31), popularly known as DJ Loyd, shares his childhood memories of growing up in Khayelitsha township in Cape Town.

2 mins read
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December 2017

On The Rise

Isithembiso actor Lemogang Tsipa (26) chats to us about his love for acting.

2 mins read
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December 2017

Louder Than Words

Your body language can project your state of mind and communicate your true feelings even better than words. Patience Gumbo-Chimbetete explores this matter.

2 mins read
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December 2017