As we commemorate October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we have decided to celebrate some of the South African women who who fought cancer and came out of the battle victoriously. Lillian Dube Lillian Dube is a South African TV executive producer and veteran actress. She was diagnosed with cancer in 2008, but like a true champion that she is, she triumphed. She is still championing and creating awareness around breast cancer and encourages every young women to go for breast cancer examination. #SheTriumphed Zoleka Mandela South African writer, activist and Nelson Mandela’s granddaughter was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 32. SheRead More →

Do you know how to deal with depression? Below are a few tips on dealing with depression or with a person diagnosed with depression. The World Health Organisation (WHO) reports that South Africa has the sixth highest rate of suicide in Africa, statistics revealed that approximately 11.6 of every 100 000 people in the country commit suicide due to mental diseases such as depression. The stigma that is attached to mental health is one of the things that are contributing to the high number of people committing suicide. Educating communities about any type of mental health is very important, teaching and making information available forRead More →

It is heritage month and we have decided to highlight four of the best Tsonga inspired wedding looks that give us a real #Tsongasouce. #Wedding1 Hip- Hop extraordinaire & Founder of Slikour and his wife, Melisa Wilkinson- Metane #Wedding2 YouTube sensation, Creator and founder of Rocking Heels Dance workout, Choreographer Nkateko Takkies Dinwiddy nee’ Maswangaye and Chris Dinwiddyi. This was at their beautiful where Takkies was rocking her Xibelani. Their wedding was even featured on Top Billing. #Wedding3 Kaizer Chiefs midfielder, George Nyiko Maluleka tied the knot with his stunning wife Larelle Wagner #Wedding4 Entrepreneur & Founder of Gezworkx Ventures Themba Gezana and hisRead More →

It’s only less than a month since Benny Mayengani made history by filling up Giyani stadium to its capacity, now he has added two LIMAs on his collection of awards. On 15 September 2018, the Limpopo Music Awards took place at Meropa Casino in Polokwane. This is an annual event that seeks to promote and support musicians in the Limpopo province. Like all other music awards, LIMAs were sensational and filled with diversity that the province has to offer. Mayengani copped the Best male Artist for “Tintoma” album and Best Xitsonga Hit for “Tintoma.’’  Apart from losing out on the Song of the Year toRead More →

Finally, its Heritage Day and many of us will be celebrating our cultures, traditions and beliefs. If you still not sure where you’ll be going or doing this 24 September, look no further Limpopo has best heritage sites and natural reserves where you can learn the history of the people of the north and enjoy its beauty. Below are four heritage sites you should visit this Heritage Day and any other day of the year: Mapungubwe National Park A magnificent game reserve and a World Heritage site famous for being home of the most socially advanced society. The beautiful historical landmarks, structures and fossils areRead More →

Guess who’s in New York City for this year’s Afropunk festival? Sho Madjozi…iyhaaa!  What is AfroPunk Festival NYC? AfroPunk is an annual arts festival that celebrates the cornerstone of AFROPUNK through music and, film, skate and art and will be taking place on 25 to 27 August 2018 in New York City, Brooklyn.  AfroPunk Festival which is now in its 13th instalment has made its annual debut at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in Brooklyn, New York City in 2005. It is about celebrating uniqueness and lifestyle and, it is also considered as a culture that allows people to express themselves with no fear ofRead More →

Spring just got a whole lot better! Multi award-winning Tsonga musician, Benny Mayengani is set to fill up Giyani Stadium. The “Swani fanela” hit maker, roughly translated to “it suits me” is following on the steps of a fellow musician Cassper Nyovest who has filled the Dome in Johannesburg in 2015. This sensational event will take place on 1 September 2018 at the Giyani Stadium in Limpopo. This will be considered to be historical event  in Giyani should Mayengani fill up the stadium to its capacity or not. He says this is going to be all-night event jam packed with music that supporters will enjoy.Read More →

Did you know that depression is the leading cause of suicidal cases amongst young people? The South African Anxiety and Depression Group (SADAG) revealed alarming statistics which show that nine per cent of all deaths among teenagers are due to suicide in South Africa.  There are various reasons or problems that lead to people committing suicide. With the recent case of Khensani Maseko, a third year BA student from the Rhodes University who committed suicide after being allegedly raped by her ex-boyfriend, it is very important that we talk about depression and share ideas that might help raise awareness. What is depression? According to AmericanRead More →