Modernisation The Freedom Thief
May15

Modernisation The Freedom Thief

By: Onawanda Mpanza I watched my son standing by the door, a longing for the outside in his eyes. His body was screaming for the outdoors. It dawned on me, modernisation especially city life has stolen our freedom. Our movement is almost limited because of the fear of thugs coming into our personal spaces and possibly brutally hurting us. I watched a documentary on SABC 3 and this guy said when we rob a house and there is a small...

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African SWAG and Branding and Marketing
May12

African SWAG and Branding and Marketing

By: Professor William Jackson Donald Kaberuka on the case of investments in Africa via Africa.com “Africa has unique opportunities that must be unique to attract investments.” https://soundcloud.com/africacom/topics-in-the-news-discussed “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” William Butler Yeats Students attending African higher education schools should be  engaged in educational and leadership...

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This Year Is The Year Of Me
Apr10

This Year Is The Year Of Me

By: Meneesha Govender After a rather bruising 2016, the time was right to take a step back, reassess and regroup. Many events propelled me out of my comfort zone and got me to make a few life-changing decisions. By December, I had quit my job of 16-and-a-half years, changed my hair colour and moved on to a new chapter in my life. Three months into this year, and the jury is still out on whether my decisions were the right ones. But...

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20 Principles Promise Success | Jonti Mayer
Mar29

20 Principles Promise Success | Jonti Mayer

Inspired by 20 years of research and coaching people from all walks of life, Jonti Mayer’s 20 principles for success combine conventional wisdom with life lessons, logic with intuition, common sense with Eastern philosophy, but most of all portray the insights of a man who has changed the course of peoples’ destiny for the last two decades. As one of South Africa’s leading executive coaches and an acclaimed leadership consultant,...

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Rape Culture In South Africa
Mar15

Rape Culture In South Africa

By: Onawanda Mpanza According to IOl news, 144 women report to police about rape in South Africa. That amounts to six cases every hour. This means, 3600 women are raped every single day. South Africa and India are the leading giants in this brutal act towards women. According to Interpol, South Africa has the highest rape statistic in the world. For some reason rape is more popular in countries where patriarchy seems to still rule. In...

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Easy Ways To Give Your Quality Of Life A Boost

Sometimes we reach that point where we’ve become over-worked, stressed out and in need of a boost in our lives. We need to find a way of re-energising ourselves, but it can be difficult to make any major changes to our routine given the hectic pace of everyday life. With this in mind, below are just a few small changes you can make to your lifestyle that should help put you back in a healthy mind-set. Find time for fitness If you can...

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