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Thebe Mabanga

Thebe Mabanga

    Mining charter: Disaster or boon?
    Mining charter: Disaster or boon?
    Lack of consultation aside, the ownership targets are laudable and the existing empowerment credits must be thrashed out
    Services, Entrepreneur of the Year: Ama X-Rays
    Services, Entrepreneur of the Year: Ama X-Rays
    Thriving towards economic freedom is a journey that one embarks on with complete devotion.” That is the message from Aphiwe Madikizela, owner of...
    Manufacturing, Youth Entrepreneur of the Year: Nambitha Nutritional Products
    Manufacturing, Youth Entrepreneur of the Year: Nambitha Nutritional Products
    Manufacturing is a the backbone of any industrialised economy — like Gauteng’s. And food manufacturing and agro-processing are important...
    Food & Beverage: Goapele Bakery
    Food & Beverage: Goapele Bakery
    Sometimes, the most successful business ideas are the simplest. Or rather, they are the ones that appeal to the most basic needs, like bread.
    Retail & Finance: Cool Apple Dude Buddy
    Retail & Finance: Cool Apple Dude Buddy
    Obedius Nkuna (36) is undoubtedly one of the most admired people in his Meadowlands, Soweto neighbourhood. As the owner of Cool Apple Dude, he...
    Tourism: Zaza's Guesthouse and Spa
    Tourism: Zaza's Guesthouse and Spa
    Tourism has grown to be a significant foreign revenue earner for South Africa over the past decade. South Africa is the leading destination for...
    Of Villages, towns and small dorpies
    Of Villages, towns and small dorpies
    Bokone Bophirima is more than a collection of hamlets strung together by fragile metropolises. It is a tapestry woven by villages, towns and small...
    A tourist haven
    A tourist haven
    Bokone Bophririma aims to become one of the top three most visited provinces in the country. The province hopes to capitalise on its proximity to...
    North West pays tribute to Oliver Tambo
    North West pays tribute to Oliver Tambo
    The North West government is set to pay tribute to former president of the ANC Oliver Reginald Tambo through awards for public servants as well as...
    From bricks to WiFi
    From bricks to WiFi
    The North West Development Corporation (NWDC) faces the task of implementing many of the projects announced by the Premier Supra Mahumapelo in his...
    A province closing the infrastructure gap
    A province closing the infrastructure gap
    The Bokone Bophirima government is slowly closing its infrastructure gap, with water provision receiving priority but roads proving a massive...
    Bokone Bophirima comes alive
    Bokone Bophirima comes alive
    In an occasion buoyed by optimism from the return of good rains after two years of drought, the premier of the North West (Bokone Bophirima),...