A SECURITY GUARD TURNED HIMSELF INTO AN AUTHOR

Nelson Sello Monaheng used his spare time as a security guard to follow his writing passion; he has already published two books titled ‘You are created for greatness’ and ‘What influences your life’.The author from Tsakane in langeville Ext 2 explains his journey into publishing his two books, explaining that: “Being a security guard changed my life because I had a lot of time on my hands not knowing what to do with it; at that particular time I was dealing with different feelings such as pain, anger and sadness.“I…

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ELEGANT RESTAURANT LAUNCHED

An elegant and top notch restaurant named Eatery X which is combined with a sanatorium (X Woman spa and Beauty) was launched in Thokoza Unit F at 8636 Memello Street; it offers the best menu that caters for all people, in all walks of life.The ever glamorous owner of the novel Eatery X, Matshepo Covane revealed, saying: “my entrepreneurial journey started in high school at Parklands high, I was selling bunny chows and during my school holidays I would sell fat cakes and clothes; my failed projects are the ones…

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NATIONAL STRIKE AND NO MAJOR INCIDENTS REPORTED

On Wednesday (07 Oct) in and around the City of Ekurhuleni, EMPD Officers from Precincts and Specialized Services were on high alert before, during and after the national planned strike by different trade unions.Between 12h15 and 12h30 in Germiston area by the Civic Centre, a group belonging to a certain trade union, of plus minus three hundred (300) peaceful participants, delivered a memorandum of demands to the delegated MMC, before the cooperative assembly dispersed. Throughout the day, there were reports of legal gatherings, marches and demonstration like in Kempton Park…

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BEAUTIFUL SCULPTURES CRAFTED WITH USED CANS

A Zimbabwean national, Innocent Muchena is recycling used cans in style by designing animal statues and instruments such as guitars. While many people are considering used cans as rubbish, to Innocent they represent gold because he crafts beautiful sculptures using them.The aesthetic of his statues attracts Bedfordview dwellers; others buy these sculptures to make their gardens look beautiful whilst others are simply buying to have a collection of these unique handmade statues in their beautiful homes. Innocent has been designing these statues for almost a decade now, since he came…

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UHURU TOWNHOUSE DEVELOPMENT

A Sod turning occasion took place on September 12,2020 at Alliance Ext 2, in Benoni, in preparation for the Townhouses that will be erected. The area was selected as a preffered site to build houses which will accommodate the middle class.It’s significantly common that the middle class has been neglected across South Africa in expense of prioritizing RDP houses for the lower class, on the other hand the upper class is in a favourable position as they can effortlessly afford houses erected in low density areas,but Tragweite Property Consultants company…

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A LOCAL BUSINESSMAN STRUGGLES DUE TO DECREASED DEMAND OF COAL

A new season is welcomed by many people with joy and optimistic attitudes now that coronavirus is no longer at its peak. But for the coal business owners it is a tragic to their pockets because unlike the cold winter period, the demand of coal has now fallen dramatically.A business owner Nhlanhla Given Mavuso who’s been specialising in coal supply since 2019 in Tsakane has taken a strain due to fallen demand of coal. He described the new season as bad for his business except on rainy days because he…

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Strengthening the Steel Industry

Strengthening the Steel Industry Through Skills Development and Training Quality education and training are constituent components of the SouthAfrican steel industry. As the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic havewreaked havoc on the metals sector, in the face of a steadily increasingunemployment rate across the board, the industry must focus on stimulatinggrowth and employment opportunities. This strategy begins with pioneering work-based learning programmes toensure that youths are integrated in the steel manufacturing ecosystem. According to Neil Reddy, Business Strategy & Projects Manager at Veer SteelMills, while skills development and training has…

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Afrovation Group answers the call to nurture a small, yet capable army of women in ICT

The Minister of Telecommunications and Postal Services, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams has – in the recent past – said that South Africa needs a “capable army” that includes women that can contribute to and benefit from the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). She added that government has realised that in order to derive an effective economic spin-off from #4IR, there is a need to build and continuously nurture these capable soldiers. This army, she believes, will not be capable enough unless there are women in it. The Afrovation Group has answered this call…

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AN ENTREPRENEUR’S DREAM MATERIALIZES IN CARPENTRY

To get where he is today was not an easy journey, however, he was determined to make a success of it and took the decision to be his own boss.A young and dedicated entrepreneur from Buhle Park in Germiston, Thamsanqa Mathenjwa, has ventured into woodwork and found his passion within that field after working several jobs. His business began in October 2019 when he wanted to do his own thing of designing and constructing unique TV stands.Working for a carpentry company enabled him to realise his passion, and later went…

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A DREAM WORTH FIGHTING FOR

A 21 years old Lebo Monama AKA Blueberry from Kingsway in Benoni, did not let her odds define her destiny as she is fighting tooth and nail, to make a difference with her clothing brand ‘Isphithiphithi.’“The name of my company is ‘ISPHITHIPHITHI WEARS’, I am selling clothing called ‘ISPHITHIPHITHI’ as a face of the business,” Says Lebo. The company also does printing and branding, it was established in 2017 when Lebo was only 17 years old and legally registered a year after she matriculated in 2018.“The business today has been…

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