Maritzburg United soccer player Bandile Shandu (22) shares the joys of growing up in Smero township in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal.
Smero is known for its love for soccer. The township has numerous soccer fields that are always buzzing with the young and old, enjoying the sport either by playing or watching it. This then makes it no surprise that Bandile’s love for the beautiful game turned into a career.
A NURTURING ENVIRONMENT
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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.
Ditch Your New Year's Resolutions ASAP
MEET NEW YEAR’S INTENTIONS: THE MUCH MORE AUTHENTIC WAY TO TRANSFORM YOUR LIFE.
HEVIN LEVRONE'S MD MUSCLE REPORT
THIS MONTH, KEVIN SPEAKS WITH LAURALIE CHAPADOS, ONE OF THE FASTEST-RISING STARS IN THE IFBB PRO LEAGUE BIKINI DIVISION. AT ONLY 25 YEARS OLD, THIS STATUESQUE BEAUTY ALREADY HAS SIX PRO WINS AND HAS BEEN RUNNER-UP AT THE BIKINI OLYMPIA.
RISING STAR ULAD SUHORUCHKO 25-YEAR-OLD UKRAINIAN BEAST!
In the USA, we tend to see a large portion of pro bodybuilders who were standout football players and wrestlers in their younger years.
Pictographs of Hate
Moderating emojis is a technical challenge, but critics say Facebook and Twitter make it too hard
Keeping It REAL
GOING STRAIGHT FROM THE PITCH TO THE TELEVISION STUDIO, TIM HOWARD IS SMOOTHLY MAKING THE TRANSITION FROM WORLD CLASS GOALKEEPER TO ASTUTE ANALYST
Mercado latino, ¿la “salvación” de la MLS
La liga de futbol profesional de Estados Unidos tiene a su alcance una opción muy rentable para detonar el negocio en plena pandemia: atender y desarrollar su base de fanáticos del futbol en latinoamérica.
The Maya are groups of people who live in parts of Mexico, Honduras, and Guatemala. Their ancestors created a great society. At its peak, from 600-900 C.E., the Maya civilization was more advanced than its neighbors in the Americas.
Playing Games Honduras-style
Would you play the same games in Honduras that you do in the United States? You might. Children in Honduras enjoy many of the same games North Americans do. They go fishing and shoot baskets. They play sandlot baseball—called bate (BAH tay). They fly kites and ride bikes. Their parents may go horseback riding or play golf or tennis.
BIONIC ROD WANTS PENIS ENLARGED!
“FOREVER Young” he ain’t — 75-year-old rocker Rod Stewart went under the knife to rebuild himself from the ground up!
Going the (Social) Distance
Keeping apart from friends these days is easier than you might think