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Erick Mchome

Erick Mchome

    School girls rule the market
    School girls rule the market
    When four pupils of the Kwadedangendlale High School in Soweto were selected to form an investment group in March last year, they had no idea what...
    Beauty salons and the beast
    Beauty salons and the beast
    There is a new kind of man on the streets of Tanzania's biggest cities. In Dar es Salaam, Arusha and Mwanza, these men wear designer clothes,...
    Intervention where it matters
    Intervention where it matters
    Finalist Investing in the Future Education Award Discovery Foundation
    The joy of sharing
    The joy of sharing
    Winner...
    Duduza residents picking up the pieces
    Duduza residents picking up the pieces
    Kumbulani Lengolo (55) sits on a black sofa by the roadside in Duduza. It is 1pm on Monday. On any other day she would be at home, busy preparing...
    I'm getting married, please send money
    I'm getting married, please send money
    It's eight in the morning when I enter the office gate just after dropping out of the minibus taxis -- famously known as daladala -- and...
    Picturing Ponte
    Picturing Ponte
    In 2001 the KwaZulu Natal-born television journalist and filmmaker Ingrid Martens won the CNN African Journalist of the year award.