Fundiswa Nkwanyana chats with Siza Mzimela (52), the first black oman to establish a commercial airline in South Africa.
I’m the founder and CEO of Fly Blue Crane – a South African airline that offers affordable domestic flights.
Having worked in the aviation industry for over 20 years, I was ready to venture out on my own. I saw that there were a few low-cost domestic airlines, so I decided to start a business that would bridge that gap. I looked for investors who shared my vision; and with my experience and savings, started the airline.
I am amazed by my achievements because I was once told that I could never own an airline.
That motivated me to do what most people saw as impossible. I also didn’t like the fact that flying is still seen as a mode of transport for the wealthy and privileged. I wanted to change that.
Continue reading your story on the app
Continue reading your story in the magazine
Damage At Work: Who Pays?
What happens when you damage company property or property that belongs to your employer? Are you liable for the costs?
Safety Tips When Driving With Kids
The roads we drive on can be quite treacherous. Car safety is not only limited to you as a driver, but also your passengers including your children. Vuyi Mpofu gives us six safety tips that you must abide by.
The Impact Of The Coronavirus
When COVID-19 hit South Africa, it came as no surprise that the virus would impact vulnerable communities such as townships and rural areas the hardest. The frequently asked questions since then have been whether the government has given enough information and resources to the people in disadvantaged areas or not. Everson Luhanga investigates further.
Financially Surviving Covid-19
Our finance guru, Sinesipho Maninjwa, shares advice on how you can navigate and survive the financial impact of the coronavirus.
All I Want Is A Baby
Trying to conceive with no success, and undergoing fertility treatment can take its toll on your relationship. This is the reality for many couples, and yet it remains a taboo subject.
THE TRUTH ABOUT - feminine hygiene products
Despite numerous attempts by medical professionals to debunk the need for feminine hygiene products, numerous women still use them. Lethabo Nxumalo finds out why and if they are truly putting you at risk.
THREE GENERATIONS OF MTOBA women
Linda Mtoba (27) is a mom, and she’s extremely happy about it. She chats to Amanda Mtuli about her pregnancy and what motherhood has taught her thus far. She also introduces us to her beautiful daughter, Bean. We are lucky to have the matriarch of the family, Linda’s mother Celiwe Mtoba (47), present during the interview. She lovingly gushes over her first grandchild while giving us insight into what it was like raising Linda.
THE OLDER SIBLING Blues
Expecting the arrival of your bundle of joy may be exciting for you and your partner, but might not be so thrilling for your older child. Experts say kids sometimes struggle to accept the changes that a newborn brings. Fundiswa Nkwanyana spoke to some of them to help you prepare your firstborn for the new family member.
Owning THE SPOTLIGHT
Film and TV star Fulu Mugovhani (29), currently graces our screens as Noli on the M-Net series, Still Breathing. The former Scandal! actress talks about getting into showbiz and lessons learnt on and off the stage.
Life After losing a child
A parent’s worst fear is the death of a child. And, when that fear becomes a reality, grief becomes unbearable and acceptance seems impossible. Four readers share intimate details of their journeys.
London – The Crossroads
A London in Transition
UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - ABU DHABI
Abu Dhabi, both the name of an island city and the emirate surrounding it, is the capital and center of government for the United Arab Emirates.
Class of 2020 looking sharp
Certainly 2020 will be remembered as one of the worse of our lives thanks to the pandemic. Future mentions will bring crinkled faces and anguished looks.
World’s most famous private collectors, the art aristocrats whose patronage keeps the finest expressions of sensibilities intact.
Make Your Dream Golf Holiday A Reality!
Escape the January blues with one of Golfbreaks’ stunning worldwide holidays and make 2020 the year you finally book the trip of a lifetime...
Adiós al desperdicio de comida
OLIO es la plataforma que tiene como objetivo conectar a personas y negocios entre sí, para ofrecer alimentos y artículos de manera gratuita, evitando su desperdicio.
Back to school – Kid's Lunch
Haz que el regreso a clases sea más divertido con estos lunches originales y nutritivos.
Back To School – Office Time
Cambia el fast food por estas ideas de comidas saludables, deliciosas y fáciles de llevar a la oficina.
Dale un refresh a las típicas botanas con estas divertidas presentaciones, ¡tus invitados no dejarán de comerlas!
¿Buscas una nueva forma de agregas más vegetales a tu menú diario? Estos sándwiches están listos para llegar a tu mesa de forma extrasaludable.