In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
Many women with disabilities in rural areas have limited opportunities. But not if beauty queen, Lufuno Khakhu, has her way.
"If you want something, you've got to go for it and you have to keep believing."
Group disability insurance in South Africa is highly commoditised. As such, purchasing decisions are often largely driven by price, says an expert.
“Our thoughts of having one of them in a wheelchair was ‘why not?’ We didn’t think too much about it.”
What you should consider if you’re interested in someone who is living with a disability
Growing up she was shunned by other children. No one wanted to play with her because she was different – a disabled kid.
You are nine times more likely to have a temporary disability than to have your car stolen or hijacked in South Africa – but most people don't believe they are at risk and are under-insured, a survey has found.
ALL Lucky Shange wanted to be while growing up was to become a soccer star.
In 2013, the American Psychiatric Association stopped using the clinical term "Asperger’s syndrome", grouping the condition with other forms of autism under the term "Autism Spectrum Disorder" (ASD). Here an expert explains why the change was made and how it will impact families.
While you might have planned out exactly when you'd like to settle down, get pregnant and expand your family, your body might have alternate plans.
Because of her condition, Zayaan is unable to walk and move around like a normal kid.
A disabled fashion and beauty influencer, who has mastered turning negatives into positives, has become an Instagram sensation, with 200,000 followers.
Journalist Palesa Manaleng was 27 years old when a cycling accident left her paralysed from the waist down. She thought she’d never play sports again.
Many disabled students from rural communities find it difficult to adapt at tertiary institutions as they have to first learn how to use assistive devices.
Makgosi Letimile, 35, was diagnosed with tuberculosis in 2016 and lost the use of her legs. Now cured of TB, she reflects on her journey as lives with a disability.
"You can judge a nation by the way it treats its most vulnerable citizens." This quote has been credited to a variety of prominent historic figures such as Aristotle and Mahatma Ghandi, writes Bongani Mapumulo.
NTOMBIKAYISE Ntshiza from Mawele Village near Ixopo, in southern KZN desperately needs help to get her disability grant.
The world's largest operating wooden hulled tall ship, Tenacious, which has docked in Cape Town, was purpose built for sailors with disabilities.
Despite a major measles outbreak in Italy last year, infecting some 5000 and causing the deaths of 4, anti-vaxxers are up in arms about the Democrats' proposed new law to make vaccinations compulsory in Italy. So much so, that it could swing the vote in the country's general elections next week.
“We have to deal with so many challenges, but because of her my life is better."
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