YOUNG, WITH LOVE FOR BOOKS

By: Lerato Moteane Nelisiwe Mngomezulu has a love for reading, which she says it enriches her mind and expands her capacity of thinking. The 22-year-old from Spruitview began with her love for books at a young age, something that most of her peers are not interested in, but that doesn’t influence her into following the crowd as she wouldn’t trade what she loves for anything. Her mother was the one who first discovered what she loves, because she was too young to even notice what it was. Nelisiwe says that…

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FINDING INSPIRATION IN WRITING

By Lerato Mateane When finding employment seems to be something that the youth of South Africa battle with, some decide to make means of keeping themselves busy and staying off the streets from bad influences.  Thabo Motaung is doing all these in trying times since the country is facing lockdown. The 24-year-old from Katlehong has found his inspiration of writing short stories and poems, and he loves every moment of it.Thabo always knew that he could write, but he didn’t take his talent too seriously. He explains how it started,…

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CLAP N TAP AWARDS

6th Annual National Mmino wa Clap N Tap Awards Proposed Date 6 The Annual National Mmino wa Clap N Tap Awards #” Beginning of New You” #Rebirth –Biblically: The Bible says that man was created on the 6th dayFellow Clap ‘n Tap lovers and stakeholders nationwide, Africa and worldwide, due to thecovid-19 pandemic our scheduled awards have had to be put on hold and be ratherscheduled for November. And the new proposed date is as follows:Date: Friday 27th November 2020Venue: Theatre of Marcellus (Emperors Palace).Red Carpet ceremony: 18h30-19h45Main ceremony: 20h00Tickets…

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DEVINE’S NEW ALBUM

New kid in the block, Devine Sibiya who released a 4-track EP in November 2019 has released a powerful album to keep South African’s spirits lifted during this period of helplessness.Sibiya who has been singing professionally for six years, felt it was time she went solo to share her experiences with gospel music lovers through songs of praise and worship. “I hail from the province of Mpumalanga and have been in Joburg for many years to explore the woman that I am, and work on what the Almighty has destined…

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“THINK FUTURE”

Building on a long, credible identity defined by innovation and progressive living, Africa’s leading beverage can manufacturer, Nampak Bevcan (CAN DO!), has officially launched its new THINK FUTURE campaign. THINK FUTURE is a property through which the company hopes to encourage those who interact with its brand to make the kind of daily decisions that will positively impact the environment for generations to come. This forward-thinking initiative has already served as a springboard for the product innovation that is CAN DO!’s industry-defining CAN CUP (a responsible alternative to single use…

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BOOKS BEYOND WORDS

National Book Week’s “Books Beyond Words” Online Storytelling event is a unique “live” activity for parents and children to come together as a family. The event will be hosted on National Book Week’s Facebook page on Saturday i.e. 28 March 2020 between 11:00am-11:30am. Bongiswa Kotta – Ramushwana is our storyteller tomorrow. A professional storyteller. she’ll walk listeners into a world of imagination with her rhythmic words. Elitha van der Sandt, CEO, South African Book Development Council, believes storytelling is an engaging and universally accessible activity any family can enjoy. It…

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MTN JOYOUS SPECIAL

SABC 1 Mzansi Fo Sho will broadcast the eagerly anticipated MTN Joyous Celebration 24 on Sunday, 12 April 2020 from 15:00 – 17:00. The annual Easter weekend is a time when thousands of South Africans take time off for spiritual and religious rebirth. While we know that due to the Covid-19 pandemic the avid MTN Joyous Celebration fans and family will not be meeting at Carnival City this weekend, fans should not be disheartened and make sure not to miss out on the spiritual nourishment the MTN Joyous Celebration will…

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