If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Showers late. Morning clouds. Mild.
The person rattling off facts about the 40 million annual nuclear medical procedures internationally is South Africa’s Tina Eboka.
Clad in blue jeans, the tall and athletic Professor Lynn Morris takes long strides down a corridor lined by glass-fronted laboratories where, under her watchful eye, just some of the many trials are being conducted
Itumeleng Makgato and Boikhutso Mokoto, both BCom final-year students at Wits University, are on a mission – to empower any female student who feels she needs help in making herself heard.
Nakedi Ramaphakela is probably one of the youngest finance directors of a SA multibillion-rand company, yet her self-assurance and quiet wisdom belie her youth, writes Sue Grant-Marshall.
From fossils to finance – that’s been the career trajectory of Dr Merrill van der Walt, a palaeontologist until recently. She is now a statistician with a difference.
Mankodi Moitse is CEO of Kagiso Trust, one of SA’s leading development agencies. It works for freedom from poverty and has been in existence for more than 30 years,writes Sue Grant-Marshall
When Prianka Padayachee started working underground at Anglo American Coal’s Zibulo Colliery in Mpumalanga, men muttered: “What is this Indian woman doing down here?”
Renewable energy is the wind beneath the wings of passionate and determined Linda Mabhena-Olagunju, whose vision is to power Africa.
It’s been 10 short years since Sibongile Manganyi-Rath, born and raised in Soweto, founded the Indigo Kulani Group. Today it’s making a big impact in construction and property development across Africa, writes Sue Grant-Marshall
Western CapeDepartment of HealthR316 700.00 - R316 791.00 Per Year
Cape Town Northern SuburbsPeoplefinder Career Placements
GoodwoodSolutions MedicalR10 000.00 - R15 000.00 Per Month
R 8 750 000
Apartments / Flats
R 2 750 000
R 4 295 000
We subscribe to the Press Code.
You choose what you want
News24 on Android
Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.
Terms and Conditions
24.com Terms and Conditions - Updated April 2012
Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.
This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.