Articles | KAYA FM
Home

Articles


Healthy doesn’t mean flavourless with UCOOK

By: Natasha Archary   Fad diets and flavourless meals are part of the reason I hate dieting. I’ll give the ...
Read More

Stellenbosch Wine LIVE in Joburg, presented by Pick n Pay

Sip, savour and enjoy the very best of Stellenbosch in Joburg! Celebrate the good life at the Stellenbosch Wine LIVE ...
Read More
https://www.kayafm.co.za/alleged-plot-against-cyril-ramaphosa/

As the world of work evolves, where should our SETAs go?

By Khaya Sithole Of all the multiple spheres of government that exist, the most critical of them all must be ...
Read More

Spring fashion trends to keep your little one ahead of the rest

By: Natasha Archary   Have you ever walked into the kiddies section of a clothing store and felt such uninspired ...
Read More

Mandoza foundation benefit concert

By Motlagae Konyana The Tshabalala family and the Mandoza Foundation is putting a positive spin on the loss of Mandoza ...
Read More

Why inquiry into corruption in South Africa needs to act with urgency

By: Richard Calland, University of Cape Town Deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo is heading up the inquiry into corruption in ...
Read More

5 Minutes With Tshepo The JeanMaker

By Motlagae Konyana Kaya FM spent time with the amazing jean maker,  Tshepo Mohala - Tshepo The JeanMaker at his ...
Read More

SA Tourism – Travel Convoy with Skhumba

Everything Must Go, Everyone Must Go. Travel Week coming so stop experiencing Jozi the same old way. Let’s help you ...
Read More

Nanny or daycare? Weighing the pros and cons of childcare

 By: Natasha Archary     One of the most difficult decisions you will make as a parent is which childcare ...
Read More

Royal Ritsako Game Lodge experience review

By Motlagae Konyana Ritsako game lodge is undoubtly among the perfect and ideal escapes from the city to relax in ...
Read More
Loading...

Stellenbosch Wine LIVE in Joburg, presented by Pick n Pay

Sip, savour and enjoy the very best of Stellenbosch in Joburg! Celebrate the good life at the Stellenbosch Wine LIVE ...
Read More

Bassline Live & Kayafm Present Freshlyground & The Soil LIVE

Bassline Live & Kayafm Present Freshlyground & The Soil LIVE at The Lyric Theatre, Gold Reef City. Tickets from R250 ...
Read More

Le Diner en Blanc Johannesburg – 5th Edition

Le Diner en Blanc was launched in Paris in 1988 by François Pasquier and a handful of friends. 30 years ...
Read More

Erykah Badu and Reuben Riffel to headline the Heritage Day weekend

Johannesburg, 26 June 2018: The sixth edition of the DStv Delicious International Food and Music Festival will bring some serious ...
Read More

Nanny or daycare? Weighing the pros and cons of childcare

 By: Natasha Archary     One of the most difficult decisions you will make as a parent is which childcare ...
Read More
Understanding you and your child’s rights - Maintainance

Papgeld: Understanding you and your child’s rights

By Zuko Komisa The topic of absent fathers who don't support their children has been a major topic is South ...
Read More
First aid

Supermommy to the rescue: First aid skills every parent should have

By: Natasha Archary   Nothing is scarier than having a little one who is in obvious distress, hurt or not ...
Read More
Be vigilant missing children

Be vigilant: Too many children are going missing in South Africa

By: Natasha Archary   At the time this article was published, the decomposing body of a boy fitting Miguel Louw’s ...
Read More

How much do you pay your Domestic Worker?

By Motlagae Konyana Most households require help and domestic workers/helpers are employed to help with taking care of the children ...
Read More

Navigating through the journey of loss

By Motlagae Konyana Losing a loved one is very difficult and can alter your life. One can never be prepared enough ...
Read More
car seats for different stages

Car seats for different stages in your child’s development (Part 2)

By: Natasha Archary  Picking a car seat Stage 1 This is the first car seat you will ever own as ...
Read More
Hassle-free birthdays

Hassle-free kiddies birthday party ideas

By: Natasha Archary   Hassle-free kiddies birthday parties are possible. Unless you have all the time in the world, spending ...
Read More
Dad's perspective

A new dad’s perspective on pregnancy

By: Natasha Archary   “Baby, I’m pregnant!” The expected reaction to learning your partner or spouse is carrying your baby ...
Read More

Car seats: what every parent should know (Part 1)

By: Natasha Archary   Being the resident “mommy” blogger means I’m often roped in on parenting conversations both in office ...
Read More
Loading...

Why inquiry into corruption in South Africa needs to act with urgency

By: Richard Calland, University of Cape Town Deputy chief justice Raymond Zondo is heading up the inquiry into corruption in ...
Read More

Peace prospects are much higher in the Horn of Africa. But obstacles remain.

By: Martin Plaut, School of Advanced Study Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (left) and Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki re-opening the ...
Read More

South Africa is paying a heavy price for dysfunctional local government

By: Dirk Brand, Stellenbosch University Violent protests over the poor delivery of basic municipal services occur frequently in South Africa ...
Read More

Kofi Annan: a complicated legacy of impressive achievements, and some profound failure

By: Danny Bradlow, University of Pretoria Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan left a mixed legacy. EPA-EFE/Martial Trezzini Kofi Annan ...
Read More

Why Zimbabwe’s first elections after the Mugabe ouster are so significant

By: Gift Mwonzora, Rhodes University Supporters attend a Movement For Democratic Change-Alliance campaign rally in Harare. Aaron Ufumeli/EPA The July ...
Read More

Why the Pan-African Parliament must clean up its act if it wants to survive – #AFricaDay

By: Babatunde Fagbayibo, University of South Africa The Pan African Parliament in session in Midrand, South Africa. EPA/Jon Hrusa The ...
Read More

#KayaIsAfrica What we can Africa learn from China

By Zuko Komisa The last three decades of China have been marvelled at by many across the world; how they ...
Read More

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s legacy: Echoes of Argentina’s Evita

By: Lyn Snodgrass, Nelson Mandela University Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at her 80th birthday celebrations. GCIS The death of 81-year-old Winnie Madikizela-Mandela ...
Read More

Jail time for South African woman using racist slur sets new precedent

By: Penelope Andrews, University of Cape Town; Chantelle Feldhaus, North-West University, and René Koraan, North-West University South African court rules ...
Read More

Can Ramaphosa centre the ANC and quell opposition parties?

By: Ran Greenstein, University of the Witwatersrand                           ...
Read More
Loading...
good vibes only, how to support loved ones while setting boundaries

“Good Vibes Only” is a limiting way to approach life

By Nomali Cele People who know me will likely think, well, of course, you have a problem with positivity, which ...
Read More

Subsistence farming: Start with a vegetable garden before asking for land

By Zuko Komisa Subsistence farming has become one of the most important sources of food for Africa. Our people are ...
Read More
office romance, is dating at work a good idea

Is office romance ever a good idea?

By Pretty Mashinini The workplace is not the most ideal place to pursue an intimate relationship, neither is going into ...
Read More
high heel debate

The high heel debate

By: Natasha Archary As women, we tend to suffer for the sake of fashion don’t we? It takes us hours ...
Read More

My Mapungubwe Experience: An exhilarating encounter with restoration.

By Ncebakazi Manzi The word that comes to mind when I recall how I felt while standing at the top ...
Read More

Let’s reclaim feminism and bring it home

Masego Mafata The concept of feminism is often described as a radical western ideal that consists solely of shaming men ...
Read More

To fix South Africa’s dysfunctional state, ditch its colonial heritage

South Africa’s Union Buildings in Pretoria. Paul Saad/Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND Mashupye Herbert Maserumule, Tshwane University of Technology South African President ...
Read More

[OPINION] What do women want from a man?

By: Natasha Archary   The age old question, “What do women actually want from a man?” I’ve reached out to ...
Read More

Is there a difference in the hookup culture for men and women?

By: Natasha Archary   I’m tired of the gender stereotypes around relationships and sex. Aren’t you? Dated research and statistics ...
Read More

Earning more than your man

By: Natasha Archary   Ah, the ever-so-fragile male ego. Walk on eggshells if you must but never treat him like ...
Read More
Loading...

Spring fashion trends to keep your little one ahead of the rest

By: Natasha Archary   Have you ever walked into the kiddies section of a clothing store and felt such uninspired ...
Read More

Le Diner en Blanc Johannesburg is back

By Motlagae Konyana Le Diner en Blanc is a luxurious, big outdoor dinner party that pops up in different cities ...
Read More
Skybar - Fourways, bungee

Innovative Date Idea: Bungee jump at Skybar in Fourways

By: Natasha Archary On the last Innovative Date Idea: SCAD freefall post I hinted at the next adventure. In my ...
Read More

Eskort Just Delicious My Favourite Meals

Secret Sausage Paella                                    This dish is the key to your heart! Rice is cooked in chicken stock until tender. #JustDelicious ...
Read More

Make it a #DateNight to remember with SunSquare Montecasino

By: Natasha Archary     I’m a sucker for intimate dinners, scented candles, roses and some moderate public hand-holding. When ...
Read More
side-piece cheating

How to tell if you’re just the side-piece

By: Natasha Archary   Ask me what I think about dating in the age of hook-up apps and this culture ...
Read More

Eskort Just Delicious My Favourite Meals

Full English Breakfast with a Twist           A British breakfast with a bite! Mr Gold Medal is pan-fried until browned and ...
Read More

Wine etiquette for your dinner party this weekend

By Motlagae Konyana Wine has become a favorite beverage to serve at parties, with meals, and during casual get-togethers. Are ...
Read More
Innovative date SCAD freefall

Innovative date idea: SCAD freefall at Orlando Towers

By: Natasha Archary  If you’ve been following my Innovative Dating series, you may be questioning my sanity by now. It’s ...
Read More

5 Basic yoga poses for beginners that keep you flexible.

By Zuko Komisa We've all seen people practicing yoga as a way to clear their mind, body, and soul. Yoga ...
Read More
Loading...
Technologies of the future

Technologies of the future that are a lot closer than you think

By Zuko Komisa Technology has drastically evolved that everyday new technology is being developed and shared with the world. The ...
Read More
Digital brand

Build your digital brand presence and stay relevant in a saturated market

By: Natasha Archary   You’re dead in the water if you are yet to embrace technology in some form or ...
Read More
Revenge porn

Revenge porn: is nothing sacred anymore?

By: Natasha Archary     Revenge porn Revenge porn to give you an example: Girl meets boy on online dating ...
Read More
Breaking the internet

Breaking the internet: Anything for likes and giggles

By: Natasha Archary   It’s virtually (no pun intended) impossible to keep up with internet trends and what goes viral ...
Read More

Threads introduces the first fashion hackathon in South Africa

By Motlagae Konyana FASHIONTECH™ AFRICA HACKATHON FASHIONTech™ Hackathon for the programme and is a 24-hour long collaborative exercise where the Threads enterpreneurs team up with ...
Read More

African inventions you need to know about

By Zuko Komisa Watching Black Panther has opened many people’s minds about an Africa reimagined, the imagination of black people ...
Read More

5 Strategic digital and technology trends for 2018

By Motlagae Konyana 2018 comes with a massive shift in digital transformation and marketing. There are new trends entering the ...
Read More

Public Wi-Fi hotspot could steal your personal information

By Zuko Komisa There is an obsession to be connected wherever we go across the board. Whether you are at ...
Read More

.africa (DotAfrica) Domain Set to Solidify Optimistic Spirit of the Continent

By Zuko Komisa A new domain for the African continent has officially been launched across the continent. A roadshow is ...
Read More

Best gadgets of 2017

By Motlagae Konyana Apple Watch Series 3 The Apple Watch finally transformed into a leading smartwatch with the new Series ...
Read More
Loading...

Royal Ritsako Game Lodge experience review

By Motlagae Konyana Ritsako game lodge is undoubtly among the perfect and ideal escapes from the city to relax in ...
Read More
tourism month 2018

Tourism Month 2018: SA Tourism has deals planned

By Nomali Cele September is World Tourism Month, which is a month-long exercise meant to encourage people travelling more. Locally, ...
Read More

Great activities you can do for free in any city

By Zuko Komisa We've all found ourselves in a new city. A completely unexplored environment for various reasons, that has ...
Read More
adventure in the eastern cape, dunes in south africa, sandboarding in south africa

Five experiences that prove the Eastern Cape is the adventure province

By Nomali Cele Last week we were invited by SA Tourism and the Eastern Cape Parks and Tourism Agency to ...
Read More
Off-peak travel

Off peak travel: Why it makes sense to travel before the annual rush

By: Natasha Archary   Can you believe we’re almost done with August 2018. Another two weeks left and we’ll be ...
Read More

Peaceful Pumba Private Game Reserve and Spa

By Motlagae Konyana Grahamstown is surrounded by beautiful private game reserves and South African Tourism treated us to a stay ...
Read More
asambeni mzansi, sa tourism advert, it's your country enjoy it

Asambeni Mzansi Dialogue by SA Tourism

By Nomali Cele We love travel, so an invite to attend a panel discussion on local travel got an instant ...
Read More

100 Ways to find Nelson Mandela in you

By Motlagae Konyana The South African Tourism industry is celebrating Nelson Nandela’s centenary at this year’s Africa Travel Indaba. In celebrating ...
Read More

Africa’s Travel Indaba 2018 is underway

By Motlagae Konyana The largest travel and tourism exhibition on the African continent, the Africa Travel Indaba, is currently underway ...
Read More

African countries you must visit – #KayaIsAfrica

By: Natasha Archary   Kaya Travels has covered an extensive list of African destinations but there are still a few ...
Read More
Loading...

Why you should check your credit score and credit rating regularly

By Motlagae Konyana Most people don’t think about their credit score or credit rating unless they are getting ready to apply ...
Read More

Every cent counts

By Motlagae Konyana With the cost of living increasing so often in South Africa, maintaining households is becoming extremely difficult ...
Read More
debt counselling, debt counselling in south africa, financial literacy and debt counselling

Understanding debt and financial literacy

By Scelo Hlophe The year 2018 came as a huge knockdown for a lot of South African consumers. The increase ...
Read More

Strange jobs you haven’t thought about that pay exceptionally well

By Zuko Komisa So you’ve decided there has to be more than this job that you are currently doing and ...
Read More
Volatile property market

Buying or selling in a volatile property market

By: Natasha Archary     For as long as people need a roof over their heads, volatile property market or ...
Read More

Can Eskom be saved?

By Khaya Sitole Over 95 years ago, the Electricity Supply Commission now Eskomwas created through the Electricity Act of 1922 ...
Read More
Google data sucks

Tax season hacks, how to win the tax game.

By Zuko Komisa According to the SARS, over 1.6 million people who were not required to pay taxes did so ...
Read More
Dual to single income

Dual to single income households: Surviving on the bare minimum

By: Natasha Archary   With more families moving from dual income to single income households, it seems like budgeting is ...
Read More

Savings Month – How are your savings goal looking?

By Zuko Komisa So July is Savings Month, and we want you to save some money. However, the real question ...
Read More

IFP seeks urgent debate on #PetrolHike

IFP Member of Parliament Mkhuleko Hlengwa has asked the Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete to urgently schedule a debate on ...
Read More
Loading...
work life balance

Strike a balance to take back the reigns to your life

By: Natasha Archary   If only it were possible to clone onself. That way, splitting up the twenty-fours in a ...
Read More

Juicing as a detox option ahead of Spring

By Zuko Komisa Spring is here and it’s time to start it off with a healthy bang. Spring juicing is ...
Read More
mental health and self-care

Mental health and self-care in summer

By Nomali Cele In July, we touched on the impact of seasonal depression, highlighting the prevalence of summer seasonal affective disorder ...
Read More
Mens health prostate cancer

Mens Health: How often should you be checking the goods?

By: Natasha Archary   Men are less likely to get a routine medical checkup than women. Prostate cancer ranks at ...
Read More
Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Debunking invisible illnesses (Part 1)

By: Natasha Archary   To anyone who has been diagnosed with a chronic condition and have been met with blank ...
Read More
Loading...
First car chronicles: Important things you need to know

First car chronicles: Important things you need to know

By Zuko Komisa So you’ve finally decided to buy yourself a new set of wheels? You've are ready to let ...
Read More

Toyota unveils new SUV

By Mxolisi Mhlongo Toyota has introduced an SUV that seats below the popular Rav4. The new Toyota Rush is a ...
Read More

Mini Cooper unveils new facelift

By Mxolisi Mhlongo The MINI hatch and convertible facelift models have hit SA’s urban streets, hosting fashionable upgrades aimed at ...
Read More

Review: We test the Yamaha MT-10 Tourer

By Mxolisi Mhlongo (sponsored content) Yamaha is known for manufacturing a lot of things including golf cars, boats, audio equipment ...
Read More

Mahindra XUV500 W8 on review

By Mxolisi Mhlongo (sponsored content) Did you know that, in 1949, Mahindra began as a Jeep assembly, which led to ...
Read More
Loading...

Rassie Erasmus is big on small details.

When asked to describe Springboks coach Rassie Erasmus, Francois Louw said a man with attention to detail. Now he isn’t ...
Read More

Caster Semenya to headline African team for the IAAF Continental Cup.

Caster Semenya will headline the African team for the IAAF Continental Cup taking place in September. The two-day IAAF Continental ...
Read More

Seoposenwe rejects overseas move for Sasol internship.

Banyana Banyana striker Jermaine Seoposenwe has revealed that she gave up the opportunity of playing professional football in Europe in ...
Read More

SA Athletes focus on medals in Nigeria.

South African athletes say they have to shake off the endless problems at the 21st African Athletics Championships in Asaba, ...
Read More

Nigeria should never host African Champs again – Julius Yego

Tempers flared at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos when the Kenya delegation learnt they wouldn’t reach Asaba before ...
Read More
Loading...

Cryptocurrency with SmartBitMining

Own your money and benefit from the most profitable industry of the past decade. Now ...
Read More

Investing in high-quality stocks: What investors should know

Every investor prizes a high quality company that delivers steady and predictable growth. But how ...
Read More

Gallagher Convention Centre

Gallagher Convention Centre is the premier events venue in Gauteng. Established in 1993, Gallagher is ...
Read More

Eskort Just Delicious My Favourite Meals

Full English Breakfast with a Twist           A British breakfast with a bite! Mr Gold Medal ...
Read More

Eskort Just Delicious

Peppadew® Pepper Pizza(zz) Straight-up savage! Mr Peppadew® & Feta is pan-fried and sliced into coins ...
Read More

World Cup Quarter-Finals Analysis by Ex-Bafana star Matthew Booth

Tavarishi (Comrades)... ...the quarter-finals are upon us! Here is my prognosis. Uruguay vs France: Edison ...
Read More

Viva l’Afrique! – Matthew Booth

Zhdrastvyite fytbolni fanatu (Hello football fans) I had asked a week ago if normality at ...
Read More

Global Synchronisation

Amid steady growth, relative market stability and low rates, the global economy has been described ...
Read More

Matthew Booth gives us his take on the 2018 FIFA World Cup

Zdravstvyite Tavarishi! (Hello Comrades) South Africans, every four years, get to adopt a country to ...
Read More

The Haig Club Whiskey

Haig Club Clubman is coming to South Africa and it is time to change the ...
Read More