Feb 16

The rise and fall of SONA

16 FEBRUARY 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE RE: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE SONA DATE DOES LITTLE TO ELIMINATE THE UNRELENTING QUESTIONS SURROUNDING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF FEE-FREE EDUCATION FROM THE MINDS OF YOUNG SOUTH AFRICANS. The postponement and uncertainty surrounding the 2018 State of the Nation Address sidelined the long awaited answers to certain issues …

Feb 14

By: Anele Gcwabe 18 January 2018  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Re: ACTIVATE! ADVOCATES FOR EDUCATION, A WORTHY PASSPORT TO THE FUTURE! Social entrepreneur, Xolani Ngobozana is taking strides to establish a strong foundation for the future leaders of South Africa by providing them with the necessary tools to empower them with education. He initiated the National …


Feb 14

ACTIVATE! CHANGE DRIVERS IS RECRUITING.

By: Zilungile Athenjwa Zimela PRESS STATEMENT 30 January 2018 For Immediate Release  RE: ACTIVATE! CHANGE DRIVERS- A NETWORK OF YOUNG LEADERS EQUIPPED TO DRIVE MEANINGFUL CHANGE IN SOUTH AFRICA IS RECRUITING.  “Step across the very real barriers that define and divide our country”  ACTIVATE! Change Drivers as an existing network of 2500 young people across …

Feb 14

Zuma isn’t the only problem

By Lwazi Nongauza Whoever said “in politics or business perceptions are reality” was a liar. In the South African political context the perception that the current sitting president of the republic, Jacob Zuma, is solely the problem of our economic, social and political troubles, isn’t just a mere lie but very dangerous misleading rhetoric that …


Feb 14

I was young and didn’t know any better

AN EXCEPRT FROM A POEM THROUGH A TOUGH YEAR By Linathi Mabindisa The shuffle of your feet sounds like the Last whisper of a lover Who is going to war never to return And with that, I cling to my bed sheets for Dear life and I dampen them with my salty teardrops That preserve the …

Feb 13

Activator to represent SA at international social entrepreneurship programme

By Lwazi Nongauza Social Entrepreneur and philanthropist Sicelo Mbonani, has been selected to represent South Africa at an international social entrepreneurship training programme, Dive Deeper into Social Entrepreneurship, in Iasi, Romania from the 3rd until the 8th of March 2018. Dive Deeper into Social Entrepreneurship, is a project supported by the EU Erasmus programme, and …


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