Date extended for Izwi Youth Awards

2015-05-28 06:00

THE closing date for the Izwi Youth Awards nominees has been postponed to Friday. The event will happen in June and people are invited to collect and fill in the forms. The awards are aimed at exposing those who are active in community work in their areas under the uMngeni District Municipality. The aim is to honour and acknowledge youngsters who strive to see their communities being developed, said Izwi Youth Movement chairperson (IYM) Thulani Mthalane.

The awards will take place at Howick West Hall.

The application forms may be collected at libraries in Howick. The other alternative is the Izwi Youth Movement website where the application forms may be downloaded. The website for the movement is www.Izwi The movement is also available on Facebook as Izwi Youth Movement. Applicants can also contact Wendy Kumar at 072 676 0850.

The categories are as follows:

•Best music

•Best dance

•Best drama and theatre

•Best poetry

•Best community upliftment

•Best community involvement

•Best matric school disadvantaged/advantaged

•Best improving school

•Best sports man

•Best young entrepreneur

•Role model of the year

•Lifetime achievement - this award is to encourage the youth that working hard has an award

Join the conversation! encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

Competition regulation for a growing and inclusive economy

ADVERTORIAL: The Competition Commission of South Africa is conducting advocacy work in the South African automotive aftermarket industry and has gazetted a Draft Code of Conduct for public comment.


10 gorgeous plus-sized models who aren't Ashley Graham

Here are just ten of our favourite plus-sized models:


You won't want to miss...

WATCH: Pornhub is giving users free access to premium content these holidays
5 top leg exercises for men
10 best dressed men of 2017
How to open a beer bottle without an opener
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.