Welcome Lishivha

Welcome Lishivha is a Travel Journalist whose written for Getaway Magazine for 2.5 years. He also writes for the Mail & Guardian on a variety of topics, including travel, book reviews, opinion pieces and has profiled prolific young South Africans in the papers’ 200 Young South Africans supplement.

What is the African Peer Review Mechanism and its role in Africa’s development?

It is aimed at improving governance on the continent, and to find 'African solutions to African problems'

Transformative leadership and its implementation in Africa

Representation and transformation are important issues for the APRM to implement

KwaZulu-Natal tourism enjoys tangible growth

Flights to the province are increasing in number

Highlights worth looking out for at Africa’s Travel Indaba

Sho't Left Travel Week offers locals discounts of up to 50%

Africa’s Travel Indaba and the future of tourism on the continent

Buyers from all over the world come to look for opportunities to do business in South Africa

The fallist movement and the changes it has made

Fees must Fall has allowed us to imagine what a free and just society looks like, outside of colonial rule

25 years of democratic South Africa

South African youth is disillusioned with democracy because of high rates of unemployment

How to travel responsibly

Leave wherever you go looking better than when you arrived, and support local business

Explore the Cape in a huge variety of ways

Helicopters, horseback, segway or on foot - the choice is yours

Maintain a sense of adventure in your life

It’s got a lot to do with your mental attitude; you can discover new things in your own neighbourhood

The rise of Black South African winemakers

Black winemakers have shaken up the 355-year-old white industry

Why we must all visit South African National Parks

One of the best ways of taking in the abundant beauty this country has to offer is to visit our national parks. Here are some to visit.

Press Releases

Debt management amid Covid-19 and beyond

This webinar on Debt Management, sponsored by Debt Rescue, had its experts share a practical approach to debt management amid this crisis and beyond

NSTF-South32 Awards

All of the awards are made for outstanding contributions to science, engineering, technology and innovation in South Africa

The benefits of being a GEMS member

The scheme offers comprehensive and affordable healthcare options to all public service employees and greater access to better healthcare

The evolution of South Africa’s savings culture

A common misconception is that you need a lot of money to start saving, but this is simply not true – you can start with R50

Tobacco producers welcome new research confirming that cigarette ban has failed

Every day that goes by shows the importance of getting rid of this ban and going back to producing and selling cigarettes as we were before

Cost increases sharing of cigarettes

Many people are questioning whether the ban on tobacco in South Africa is not in fact having the opposite effect of that intended

How to tell if you have a hidden contact centre in your business

The important thing to remember is that a contact centre is defined less by the physical space it occupies and more by the customer experience it delivers

Accessing health and justice in a time of Covid-19

The similarities between the HIV epidemic and the Covid-19 pandemic are hard to ignore – the most obvious is the level of premature deaths caused by both

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