Dr Pamela Mahlangu

From A Domestic Worker To A Medical Doctor: Meet Dr Pamela Mahlangu

At the age of 13, Dr Pamela Mahlangu was a domestic worker; eleven years later after hard work, commitment and perseverance, at age 24 she graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

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AFCON 2023: South Africa’s Percy Tau wishes Super Eagles success ahead of final

Bafana Bafana’s forward, Percy Tau, has surprisingly extended his well-wishes to the Super Eagles of Nigeria ahead of the AFCON Final against host nation Ivory Coast

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BuildRSA

BuildRSA Concludes Democracy Seminar, Igniting Conversations for a Stronger South Africa

BuildRSA, a South African social chat platform has on Tuesday wrapped up its highly anticipated Democracy online Seminar that took place on the platform’s website.

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Fezile Dhlamini

Meet Fezile Dhlamini, the South African engineer who builds electric scooters from scratch

Soweto-born Fezile Dhlamini is the founder of Green Scooters, Africa’s first all-electric e-hailing network and a proudly South African company, as well as Scooter Treats, a related online food delivery business.

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Top 10 largest economies in Africa

Top 10 largest economies in Africa 2023

According to Trading Economics, here are the top 10 largest economies in Africa in 2023.

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Theo Baloyi

Meet Theo Baloyi – Founder of Africa’s Leading Sneaker Brand

Theo Baloyi is an accountant-turned-businessman who has built a thriving sneaker venture that sells shoes online and already has multiple physical stores across South Africa.

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Dr Muronga

Meet Dr Hope Muronga – One of Africa’s Youngest PhD Holder At Age 27

Dr Hope Muronga, a 27-year-old South African woman has become one of Africa’s youngest PhD holders.

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Huawei South Africa

Huawei Launches Innovation Center in South Africa

JOHANNESBURG — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday welcomed the opening of a new Huawei Innovation Center in Johannesburg, praising the Chinese company for its “confidence in the South African economy and its potential.”

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Johann Rupert

South African Johann Rupert becomes Africa’s richest man

South African Johann Rupert surpasses Nigerian Aliko Dangote as Africa’s wealthiest person, with a net worth of $12 billion. Dangote’s net worth declined due to operational charges in Nigeria’s foreign exchange market, causing the Naira to weaken against the US dollar.

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Top 10 countries in Africa with the highest number of millionaires in 2023

Top 10 countries in Africa with the highest number of millionaires in 2023

South Africa tops the list of the top 10 African countries with the highest number of millionaires in 2023, according to Henley & Partners.

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South African President Ramaphosa

Ukraine war must end, South African President Ramaphosa tells Putin

President Ramaphosa said to Putin, “This war must be settled… through negotiations and through diplomatic means.” He further highlighted that the war’s negative impact extended beyond Ukraine and affected the African continent and numerous other countries worldwide.

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Dr Mashudu Tshifularo

Dr Mashudu Tshifularo: The South African Doctor Who Became The First Surgeon On Earth To Cure Deafness

South African surgeon, Dr Mashudu Tshifularo became the first surgeon in the world to successfully cure deafness using 3D technology.

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Lesley Ncube

28-year-old South African entrepreneur Lesley Ncube launched his own smartphone

28 years old South African entrepreneur, computer scientist, and software developer, Lesley Ncube launched his own smartphone which he calls Shumi.

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Utlwanang Mmeti

17-year-old South African entrepreneur, Utlwanang Mmeti launches his own sneaker brand

In South Africa, a 17-year-old student Utlwanang Mmeti who wants his sneaker brand to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs to start young has launched his own locally made sneaker brand called ‘Dapper Shooz’.

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Mukundi Malovhele

Meet Mukundi Malovhele: The 21-year-old South African who built his own Lamborghini from scrap

In South Africa, 22-year-old Mukundi Malovhele has shown the world that whatever the black man put his mind to, he will achieve it. The 22-year-old whose love and admiration for luxury cars has built his own dream Lamborghini using scrap materials.

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Katrin Esau: Last remaining speaker of South Africa’s oldest language

Katrina Esau, popularly called Ouma [meaning grandmother] is the last survivor of South Africa’s oldest language, Njuu. At 88-year-old, grandmother Esau is working very hard and smart to ensure the preservation and survival of the Njuu language.

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Thakgalo Thibela

Meet Dr. Thakgalo Thibela: The Youngest Active Female Doctor In South Africa At Age 21

In South Africa, a 21-year-old young and brilliant woman named Dr. Thakgalo Thibela has already completed her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBCh) degree and is currently practising at the Helen Joseph hospital in Johannesburg making Dr. Thakgalo Thibela the youngest active female doctor in South Africa, according to the spokesperson of The Health Practice Council of South Africa (HPCSA), Priscilla Sekhonyana.

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Top 5 Reasons Why The Birth of Steve Biko Signified A Promulgation of Black Consciousness

Bantu Stephen Biko, commonly known as Steve Biko, is incontestably the pacesetter for black empowerment and vibrancy. Born on the 18th December 1946, within the…

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Meet The First Woman To Be Appointed As Principal and Vice Chancellor of the University of South Africa

Professor Puleng LenkaBula is the first woman to be appointed as Principal and Vice Chancellor of the University of South Africa (UniSA) since the establishment of the university in 1873, and the fifth woman to occupy the position of Vice-Chancellor in South Africa.

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Jacob Zuma: South Africa’s top court jails ex-president for 15 months.

Today, a top court in South Africa has found ex-president Jacob Zuma “guilty of the crime of contempt of court” over his refusal to answer corruption charges. He has been sentenced to 15 months in prison.

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