Zodwa Kumalo Valentine

Zakifo, Sakifo & Les Electropicales: Reunion Island and SA’s music connection

As Zakifo Muzik Festival launches in Durban and aims to connect SA and Reunion using music, Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine recalls her island visit.

Les Electropicales: Reunion Island’s music fest plays out on a high note

Attended by thousands of international electronic music fans and locals from the island, the five-day festival started off on the right foot.

Talking points at SAFW 2015

From bold headgear to fashion as a political statement, here are the top six trends from SAFW S/S 2015.

Blockbuster star Idris Elba talks new indie film, ‘Mi Mandela’ and romcoms

Actor Idris Elba talks about ‘Mi Mandela’, a Luther-inspired album and his directorial film debut.

The long road to dethroning patriarchy

Women and their place in the arts.

DJ Black Coffee ignores call for Israel cultural boycott

BDS South Africa has called on DJ Black Coffee to cancel his upcoming gig in Israel in respect of the cultural boycott of Israel.

Former SABC presenter Alyce Chavunduka dies at 46

The SABC's first black female tv news presenter Alyce Chavunduka has died at the age of 46.

Mandela memorial concert planned in PTA

A concert has been planned at the State Theatre in honour of Madiba as mourners flock to the Pretoria city centre to pay their last respects.


Tshwane water woes in court again

The municipality has been accused of deliberately derailing the contract to sort out toxic water crisis in Hammanskraal

Life in lockdown: Behind closed doors keeping out the coronavirus

South African students in China are staying behind closed doors due to the coronavirus outbreak

Apartheid criminals still at large

Corporations and banks that aided the apartheid regime have not been brought to book, so they continue to act with impunity

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it