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Kind KZN man holds onto wallet for a month while searching for its owner

2019-09-19 09:59

An unemployed KwaZulu-Natal father of two went the extra mile after he found a woman's wallet and held onto it for a month until he was able to return it.

Schweizer-Reneke pupil shines with 'mind-controlled 3D-printed prosthetic hand'

2019-09-13 06:25

A Grade 11 Hoërskool Schweizer-Reneke pupil is hoping to find a way to help amputees to not spend hundreds of thousands of rand on prosthetics.

'God's angel' whisked off stranded mom with sickly child to Cape Town hospital

2019-09-09 23:13

Kelly Malan, 35, was en-route to her family doctor after she had been informed by her daughter's teacher that she had become sick twice at the school on that day.

WATCH | Nurses surprise cancer patient with Backstreet Boys performance after she missed concert

2019-08-30 14:37

A group of nurses found out one of their patients who has cancer was missing a Backstreet Boys concert because of her illness, so they decided to bring the concert to her.

Local model embraces his vitiligo and graces world’s biggest runways

2019-08-22 16:28

Local model Moostapha embraced his vitiligo and has graced the world's biggest runways.

Local DJ helps woman deliver 'healthy baby girl' on the side of the road - and keeps father calm

2019-08-15 19:00

DJ Jazzy D – also known as the Groove Master – witnessed what he describes as a “magical moment” on the eve of Women’s day.

Brave Knysna woman saves family from being mugged on highway

2019-08-14 13:39

When a group of thugs attempted to mug a family on the N2 over the weekend, a woman bravely stood up to them and sent them packing.

In 'random act of kindness' man pays couple's restaurant bill, then finds out it's their 50th wedding anniversary

2019-08-13 13:44

An elderly couple's 50th wedding anniversary was made even more special when their bill was paid in full, tip included, in a random act of kindness.

Donors rally to sponsor tracksuits, running shoes, funds for young Gugulethu athletes

2019-08-07 19:58

According to Gugulethu Athletics Club member Phiwe Ndinisa, the club can already see the difference the sponsorship has made.

WATCH: SA disabled athlete blitzes the pack at Swiss champs

2019-08-03 09:35

Once worried about being held back by the quality of his shoes, Cape Town disabled athlete Rouvaun Wallace showed his capabilities on the international stage, winning his finals heat and earning his first medal at the World Para Athletics Junior Championships in Switzerland.

 

No more 'eating' paper? Maties student, 19, wins prize for edible straws

2019-09-18 09:15

A University of Stellenbosch student's hobby has turned into a full-blown business after creating edible straws that would allow people to enjoy their drinks and still be environmentally-conscious.

R2.7m raised to fund heart surgeries for the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital

2019-09-11 21:24

A charity drive in a modified VW Beetle across Africa and Europe coupled with a radio initiative to raise money for life-saving heart surgeries for children in Southern Africa have managed to raise nearly R3m for the Nelson Mandela Children's Hospital.

SAVING SOWETO | Watch these doctors at Baragwanath helping patients to see the light

2019-09-08 17:45

Al Jazeera meet doctors at one of the world's largest hospitals who are tackling eye problems among South Africa's poor communities.

Check your ticket: R141m Powerball winner is still out there

2019-08-27 11:03

If you bought a lottery ticket at a Spar in Groot Brak, near Mossel Bay, you should really go home and find it because you might be the latest South African multimillionaire.

This taxi driver buys sanitary towels for his passengers: 'I wish other drivers would join this initiative'

2019-08-20 19:17

It’s unusual for a woman to approach a taxi driver for a sanitary towel when they find themselves in need – but this local taxi driver wants that to change.

WATCH | Crocheting pair knit their way off the streets with help from an 'angel'

2019-08-15 12:47

Two years ago, Precious Ngwenya decided to teach herself a skill to make a small income and send money to her family back home in Zimbabwe. Watch.

WATCH | Inside the Cape Town classroom where a viral dance sensation was born

2019-08-14 13:07

Listed as one of the 10 most dangerous Western Cape suburbs, based on attempted murder statistics, Bishop Lavis has a reputation for gang-related violence. But now a passionate teacher is putting his community on the map - and for all the right reasons.

WATCH | Cape Town teacher goes viral with 'inspiring' class dance moves

2019-08-08 14:29

Bishop Lavis High School creative arts teacher Florance Vermeulen is encouraging his students to dance their way to success.

WATCH | Boy who helped waste picker push heavy trolley wins school award

2019-08-06 20:13

The 10-year-old school boy who helped a struggling recycler push his heavy trolley up a hill has received a special award at his school.

Our country is beautiful - warts and all

2019-08-03 09:00

We are in this together, every single South African working towards a common goal to be a better version of ourselves, and the only way we'll get through this is together, writes Good Things Guy founder Brent Lindeque.

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