Minister Gungubele said government communication must be a mixture of the old and the new. “We must blend the best of both worlds and find ways to reach people where they live, in a language or medium they understand.
South Africa’s economy now has economists greatly concerned. This is mostly because the main macroeconomic problems which are- economic growth, inflation and unemployment keep being majorly disrupted.
Netflix has given African shows a larger platform to showcase their talent. The new series Blood Sisters has set a new pace others in the film industry.
With South Africa facing a new wave of infections, there is need to understand why many people refuse to get vaccinated against COVID.
With failure not an option, Luxolo Xengana (27) started an agro-processing business three years ago.Initially, he sold pre-packed chicken livers, feet, hearts, gizzards and necks, which he sourced from poultry abattoirs, but he has since expanded to sell chicken pieces, which are sourced from local farmers.
In response to the COVID pandemic, the government declared a state of disaster. This saw school closing for extended periods and this severely affected learners as they lost out on valuable learning time.
Malnutrition has three dimensions: undernourishment, micronutrient deficiencies and over-nutrition. Consequences include obesity and being overweight. 1 in 10 South Africans go hungry everyday.
Farmers in east and southern Africa are said to be getting a raw deal. They face high commercial interests, high transport cost and poor storage facilities.
ANC places emphasis on land reform and agriculture in their latest policy document. This will help to uplift South Africans out of poverty as it will have positive effects on the economy.
When a person does not get enough rest they struggle to go through their day performing well. Research proves that 7 hours of sleep per night is the optimal amount a person should get.
Often, people are so quick to take out their phones to capture death and horror in real time. Is it a case of not being able to do anything to help, needing “content” or are people just plain evil?
Mngadi says the idea to start this business came to him in 2016 when his city was faced with a water crisis. Between 2018 and 2021, he successfully applied to the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environment Affairs’ Operation Vula Business Fund, which granted him R200 000 seed funding.
Born and raised in Rathidili Village in the Vhembe District in Limpopo, Mutheiwana opened Rendani Mutheiwana Orthotics and Prosthetics in Makhado, after completing her internship and was unable to find a job. Her business, which now employs an administrative assistant, offers its clients treatment for orthopaedic disorders.
With light being a fundamental cue in nature as it controls the timing of biological events, researchers have taken an interest in finding out how artificial lighting can help alter behavior of Malaria causing Mosquitos and eventually lessening the spread of infections.
In the water sector, Operation Vulindlela has been providing technical support to the Department of Water and Sanitation to implement a turnaround plan for the granting of water use licences, with a target to process 80% of all applications within 90 days.
With Tobacco killing half of its long- term users, there is need for strong control measures to be put in place in Africa. The best bet is to discourage people from ever starting and to educate the people who are already smoking to stop.
Though it is a drug which has been used for years in Africa, Cannabis use has been illegal in most parts. Recently many African countries have started legalising the growth of Cannabis for scientific and medicinal use, but with the many policies, is this only a privilege for the rich?
Peacekeeping missions only make headlines when something goes wrong, usually when there are issues of abuse and exploitation. However, its not always doom and gloom as there are many untold good stories.
With humans disposing their personal and industrial waste irresponsibly into the ocean, we may face a huge threat to human and marine life in South Africa.
Quantum leadership is a new management approach that integrated traditional ways of leadership with quantum physics and neuroscience. With advances in technology, developing countries stand to lag behind.