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Kaya FM Receives YouTube Silver Button Award

(27 th September 2020, Johannesburg)  This week Kaya FM receives the prestigious award for reaching 100 000 subscribers on the worldwide streaming channel, ...
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Maxeke-Mgqwetho Annual Lecture

Asinakuthula Collective will be hosting the 2ndMaxeke-Mgqwetho Annual Lecture. The keynote will be delivered by poet, writer, essayist Makhosazana Xaba ...
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Signs they’re still hung up on their ex

By: Natasha Archary It’s a daunting playing field when you first wet your feet in the modern dating pool. Sink, ...
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University rankings don’t measure what matters

By: Sioux McKenna, Rhodes University GettyImages International rankings of universities are big business and big news. These systems order universities ...
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MIAF to livestream Vibrations – A Celebration of African Instruments

The Music In Africa Foundation (MIAF) will livestream the Vibrations concert featuring Pops Mohamed, Morena Leraba, Sibusile Xaba, and Buhlebendalo from Johannesburg on ...
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South African universities need to know why students’ suicide risk is so high

By: Jason Bantjes, Stellenbosch University Shutterstock An estimated 800,000 people die by suicide globally each year. It’s the second most ...
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Rest poetically Myesha Jenkins

By: Natasha Archary Born in San Francisco, Myesha was based in Johannesburg following her move from California in 1993. Once ...
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The 15th Mail & Guardian, 200 Young South Africans list, celebrates eminent youth leading their fields on September 10, 2020.

Beginning as a list of “Young South Africans you must take to lunch”, Mail & Guardian’s flagship project has grown ...
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Today is the 28th anniversary of the Bisho massacre

By David O'Sullivan Today is the 28thanniversary of the Bisho massacre, the day Ciskei Defence Force soldiers opened fire on ...
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Kaya FM Bids Farewell to Mike Siluma

Veteran journalist Mike Siluma will broadcast his last show on Kaya FM on Thursday, 3rd September 2020. Karibu, which Siluma ...
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The Law Report unpacks the reported 2132 Fake Marriages

By Zuko Komisa The Law Report with Micheal Motsoeneng-Bill recently had a conversation about the reports of over 2 000 ...
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Conscious parenting

Conscious parenting and how it’s defining children today

By: Natasha Archary In our previous post, on the effects your parenting style has on your child, we touched on ...
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The effects your parenting style has on your child

By: Natasha Archary When it comes to parenting and our ability to raise our children, every parent has their own ...
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Understanding Laws governing family homes

By Zuko Komisa One of the most common disputes that many South Africa families have to resolve is that of ...
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Understanding Legal Aid and how to access it

By Zuko Komisa Micheal Motsoeneng-Bill recently interrogated whether or not Legal Aid is an inferior product for those who can't ...
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Artful expression

Take an art class to help your kids express themselves more freely

By: Natasha Archary     Kids will be kids. They will play rough and get dirty, are loud and unfiltered ...
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Loadshedding

Indoor fun for those days loadshedding hits home

By: Natasha Archary There may not be any load-shedding scheduled this week, but this doesn’t mean the fire’s out. Some ...
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Your child and the art of “I’m sorry”

By: Natasha Archary   If there’s one thing being a parent has taught me, it’s that my “Super-mommy” powers do ...
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Monitor your child online

Stop the online panic. Monitor your child’s online activities

By: Natasha Archary   If like me your timelines were flooded with images, news reports and shocking audio clips of ...
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Emotionally intelligent children

The heart of parenting: Are you teaching your child emotional intelligence?

By: Natasha Archary   We tend to focus on correcting misbehaviour as parents. Tantrums? Timeout. Endless crying? Stop it. Sssssh ...
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South Africa’s poll is more about battles in the ANC than between political parties

By: Steven Friedman, University of Johannesburg Former president of South Africa Jacob Zuma and current president Cyril Ramaphosa are supported ...
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With just days to the 2019 ballot, Khaya Sithole urges us to remember

Twenty-five years later – the memories of what we used to be and who we wish to be shall converge ...
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The TRC Series 4/5 – The cost of reconciliation is not amnesia or impunity

By Tunicia Jegels  In this episode of the TRC Series, we fast-forward to Present-day South Africa where the ongoing court case ...
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2019 Elections – Blom Blom with Mbuyiseni Ndlozi

In the lead up to the elections Good on Kaya FM with Skhumba Hlophe and Ndumiso Ngcobo decided to invite ...
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David O’Sullivan Shares Memories Of the 1994 Election

By David O'Sullivan  This past week, I was trawling through an old filing cabinet crammed with yellowing documents, dusty boxes ...
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2019 Elections – Blom Blom with Themba Godi

In the lead up to the elections Good on Kaya FM with Skhumba Hlophe and Ndumiso Ngcobo decided to invite ...
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2019 Election – Blom Blom with Fikile Mbalula

In the lead up to the election Good on Kaya FM with Skhumba Hlophe and Ndumiso decided to invite leaders ...
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Time for Africa to refashion its democratic model

By Mike Siluma In the dying days of apartheid, our founding fathers chose the multi-party system of democracy. The kind ...
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TRC Series 3/4 – Thwarted visions of a bold prosecution policy

By Tunicia Jegels International Human Rights Advocate Yasmeen Sooka says it was an expectation that the 300 cases handed over to ...
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Are calls for an economic CODESA justified?

By Ndumiso Hadebe A dear friend once shared a thought-provoking story with me; one such story that dates back to ...
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OPINION: On cookies for people speaking on behalf of the systematically oppressed

By Nomali Cele This week, South African pop musician Danny K was a trending topic online. Most users quipped that ...
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Artificial beauty

The side effects and risks of all things artificially beautiful

By: Natasha Archary   What are you willing to pay to look and feel your best? Many women will tell ...
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An encounter with President Nelson Mandela

By David O’Sullivan 29 years ago I had my first encounter with Nelson Mandela. I was the News Editor at ...
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Valentine's Day overrated

Stupid Cupid: Why Valentine’s Day is overrated #GetRealAboutLove

By: Natasha Archary   Now before everyone who hashtags #LoveLivesHere comes at me for being a hater, let me just ...
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Ramaphosa – between the politics and the administrative

By Khaya Sithole Just over 50 weeks ago in Nasrec, Cyril Ramaphosa finally achieved his long-held ambition to be the ...
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SAA negatively impacts on the growth of tourism to South Africa

By Unathi Sonwabile Henama The national carrier is facing immediate funding challenges, as suppliers are reducing their credit risk to ...
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When is the right time to say the “magic words”?

By Pretty Mashinini New relationships can be tricky. From navigating your way through a blended family to surviving meeting the ...
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IN THERAPY: Conversations on healing

By Ncebakazi Manzi I did not know anyone who was seeing a therapist when I started searching for one in ...
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Mental illness awareness: An afropolitan shares her experience with depression

By Sandra P. Sono I still remember that one afternoon when I felt so ashamed and I said to myself ...
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Safety in numbers: Navigating a dangerous world

By Nomali Cele In a sick society that hates women, the first thing you will be taught is how to ...
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Love on lockdown

By: Natasha Archary I’ll admit, I have a one-track mind. And when crisis hit and the country was put into ...
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Pre-pandemic life. How lockdown has changed for the average South African

By: Natasha Archary We're entering the 7th week of lockdown in South Africa, and life as we knew it has ...
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Flying the flag – your role as SA’s brand ambassador abroad

By: Tshepo Matseba You miss SA? SA misses you too. There’s something you can do to feel closer to home ...
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Marble launches “7 Colour Sunday Lunch”

A vibrant celebration of the food, music, and family – the quintessential South African Sunday lunch Marble, South Africa’s leading ...
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‘Time is money.’ How important is time to you?

By Zuko Komisa The quest to have more time seems to be every person's pursuit. We spend our days, get ...
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Safely Carpool to Your Festive Season Destination

By Nomali Cele The cost of travel can end up cutting a chunk out of your budgets, which will lead ...
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Italy comes to South Africa for an authentic cultural experience

Italy is world-renowned for its famous wines, cuisine and sizzling sports cars and South Africans will get a chance to ...
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GALLERY: 2019 Kaya Legacy Walk / Run

The 2019 edition of the Legacy Walk / Run held at Mushroom Park in Sandton on the 12th of October ...
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Spring walkathon,

Spring walkathon checklist

By Nomali Cele The weather has gotten so much better in the few weeks spring has been here. The birds ...
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Fire and Feast Meat & Food Festival

By Juliet Joseph For generations of South Africans, braaiing is more than just cooking meat on a fire or in ...
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How South African digital users behave online

By Nomali Cele We are Social, in collaboration with Hootsuite, have released the 2018 state of the digital landscape and ...
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Fake news: Seeing is believing, or not

By Tunicia Phillips There’s a new trendy hashtag on twitter and it’s flipping the lid on the ever-evolving war on ...
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Icasa regulation a “Data must fall” win for the consumer

By Nomali Cele “Data Must Fall” is a phrase that has been on most South Africans’ lips in the past ...
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Make your phone do new things with these Android apps

By Zuko Komisa   Getting the right apps on your phone can make your life so much easier! You operate ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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[BEST OF AFRICA] 10 amazing places to visit in Africa

By Motlagae Konyana The African continent has some of the best places that one can visit.  Some places connect you ...
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BEST OF AFRICA: Take a leap with the Best Bunjee Jumps in Africa

By Zuko Komisa Planning on an epic adventure around Africa? For those who wear the badge of true ‘thrill seekers’, ...
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A perfect Panorama road trip

By Motlagae Konyana Mpumalanga is well-known for its scenic beauty. It is east of South Africa bordering the nations of ...
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The Benefits of a Travel Savings Account For Your Next Couple’s Trip

By Nomali Cele “Baecations” are the order of the day. It’s not just about the wanderlust and travel wish list; ...
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Tsitsikamma National Park

Tsitsikamma National Park – a thrilling haven to lose yourself in

By: Natasha Archary   Tsitsikamma, is a Khoi word, meaning the place of abundant water. It’s a fitting description for ...
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Smart ideas for travelling the world this year

By Zuko Komisa Travelling the world, meeting new people, seeing humanity at its grandest is what many will say is ...
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Magnificent Maropeng moments

By Motlagae Konyana The Maropeng Boutique Hotel is a charming, secluded location in Magaliesburg.  Gauteng Tourism invited us to experience ...
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A romantic, luxurious stay at Leewenhof

By Motlagae Konyana Limpopo might not be the first place that springs to mind for a long romantic weekend break, ...
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Get there safely: Festive season travel safety tips

By Motlagae Konyana It is nearing the end of 2018 and most of people will be hitting the open roads ...
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Route 67 in Port Elizabeth

By Nomali Cele Travelling locally is eye-opening and can be a joy. While international travel is usually touted as the ...
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Women in Property: Zamantungwa Khumalo on Kaya Bizz

By Nomali Cele Property ownership is an aspirational aspect of the economy for most South Africans, owing to economic disenfranchisement ...
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Kaya FM FNBBWB in pictures

Kaya FM in partnership with FNB hosted a Business Women’s Breakfast on 8 August 2019, the eve of National Women’s ...
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Ideas on Starting and Maintaining A Business in 2019

By Zuko Komisa Statistics show that youth unemployment in South Africa is a “national crisis”; and a big focus at President ...
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Tips: Help your credit score to improve

By Scelo Hlophe We all do aspire to have an improved credit score for many different reasons. Part of the ...
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Nedbank Homeloans 101

Are you thinking about buying a home? It can be quite an intricate process! To find out all you need ...
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Best cities to rent in South Africa according to Adzuna

By Nomali Cele Afropolitans across South Africa are constantly working to improve their lives. This happens through looking for better ...
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Money Conversations: Financial Truths I wish I knew before

By: Scelo Hlophe Have you ever considered that some of the decisions we make are motivated by what other people ...
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We’re restructuring: How to prepare yourself for a retrenchment

By Zuko Komisa Faced with the possibility of losing your job, it is easy for panic to set in as ...
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Unemployment increases in first quarter of 2019

By Nomali Cele Scarcely a week after the sixth democratic election, which was mostly carried on the promise of economic ...
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What is happening at Ndalo Media

By Nomali Cele Businesswoman and media mogul Khanyi Dhlomo’s publishing house, Ndalo Media, has been troubled in recent months. In ...
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A.Vogel Multiforce

On Monday the 25th of November 2019, Side Bar with Sindi hosted the medical practitioner, Dr. David, as well as ...
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Dealing with festive season depression

By Nomali Cele Last year we shared the symptoms, causes and treatments for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), which also occurs ...
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Goalkeeper Brian Baloyi talks breast cancer awareness

By Nomali Cele South African football star, Brian Baloyi, who was affectionately called Spiderman throughout his career by fans as ...
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Helping South Africa retain scarce medical skills

Every citizen can nominate their local doctor, giving them recognition and acknowledgement for their incredible contribution to society. By: Tshepo ...
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My Pregnancy Journey App for Africa’s women

By Zuko Komisa It is estimated that over a million babies are born in South Africa alone, an insight that ...
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Mad Merc Speed

By Melinda Ferguson  After spending a week in the super-powerful V8 Mercedes-AMG C63 S Melinda Ferguson was hooked to speed ...
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The New Premium Audi A1

By Melinda Ferguson Disappointed that she missed the national launch of the Audi A1, Melinda Ferguson made sure she got ...
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The Hierarchy of Maserati

By Melinda Ferguson For a day Melinda Ferguson got to experience the full-throttle of the new Maserati Levante 350, attracting ...
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Porsche perfection – The 2019 Macan

By: Melinda Ferguson The premium compact sport SUV segment has got a whole lot posher with the arrival of the ...
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Ntlhe Mahlatsi is one of the youngest names in SA Motor Journalism #YoungGiftedBlack

By: Natasha Archary   One of the freshest voices to come out of campus radio station, UJFM 95.4, Ntlhe Mahlatsi ...
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Russie Erusmus names Springbok side to face Japan

By Zuko Komisa  The Springboks vs Japan quarter-final clash in Tokyo is happening this Sunday. According to sporting experts, the ...
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Fan Celebrations at this year’s Rugby World Cup

By Zuko Komisa  The mood is electric at this year's Rugby World Cup with patriotic fans in high spirits cheering ...
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Kaya FM’s Busiswe Mokwena wins Sports Journalist of The Year

By Zuko Komisa Kaya FM's Busiswe Mokwena was recently awarded Sports Journalist Of The Year at this year's Gauteng Sports ...
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Springbok hit speedbump but fans stay behind them

By Mosibodi Whitehead. So far as the overall experience goes, little could have prepared me for my Japanese Odyssey. After ...
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Tripped on first hurdle, but abundant adventures ahead

By David O'Sullivan  It’s the morning after the big Rugby World Cup match between South Africa and New Zealand. The ...
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iThemba Walkathon

Take a stance on issues that matter to our communities and create positive change by ...
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Wits In The Spotlight

Legendary Witsies are making a difference and we have invited them to tell us a ...
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Eskort Just Delicious Budget Meals

After a freewheeling festive season, #Januworry has many of us tightening the purse strings! Luckily, ...
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Pork Neck Roast with Pumpkin Fritters and Couscous A #JustDelicious Pork Neck Roast, pan-fried until golden, ...
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Marinated Loin Ribs with Stuffed Spinach and Corn Bread #JustDelicious Marinated Loin Ribs are braaied ...
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Rib Burger Steamed Buns Our #JustDelicious rib burger and an appetising mixture of red onions, ...
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Christmas Spiced Donut with Brandy Icing Festively flavoured with nutmeg, cinnamon, ginger and cloves, our ...
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Savanna Comics Choice Awards 2017

In keeping with a celebration of the breaking down of comedy borders, and amplifying the ...
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