WATCH: 'She was the first person I wanted to share it with' - grandson shows Ouma Lilly his new ride in viral video

2018-10-19 21:05

The special bond between Jeremeo Le Cordeur and his 93-year-old grandmother has warmed South Africans' hearts after a videoof the two of them driving in his new car went viral overnight.

Sprightly SA man, 81, bags bronze medal in world athletics race

2018-10-19 09:15

Jakobus van Zyl says the cherry on top for him is the camaraderie between runners, no matter their age.

WATCH: This 22-year-old accounting student is changing healthcare in his community

When Thembekile Mahintsho's father died in 2015, the 22-year-old accounting student found his calling. Watch the video above.

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Owner finds his lost dog homeless on the street after three years

2018-10-12 15:39

Awww, get out the tissues – this beautiful moment between a reunited dog and its owner may just have you reaching for one.

Hero dog rescues family from house fire

2018-10-12 13:03

A brainy pooch rescued its sleeping family after an electrical fault sparked a house fire.

'Live your life one day at a time and let tomorrow look after itself' – Auntie Edie on her 100th birthday

2018-10-09 06:01

Sharing her secret to a long life, Aunty Edie says she never indulged in smoking and drinking. She has always eaten healthily and minded her own business.

Wheels of change: Women make their mark in Cape Town's transport industry

2018-10-07 09:08

Changing perceptions about what women are capable of doing is a difficult task, says Maria Dumekude, who started as a cleaner and now works as an auto electrician among her mostly male colleagues.

Good Samaritan helps Eastern Cape mom with wheelchair for her son

2018-10-01 15:37

For the past 23 years, Zoliswa Simbuku from Vezinyawo in Cofimvaba, has carried her son Masibulele on her back. Now at last, he has a wheelchair, thanks to a Good Samaritan.

‘I did my master’s degree while I was a security guard’ – Bloemfontein man

2018-09-30 07:00

Night after night you’ll find him out in full uniform patrolling the grounds at the University of the Free State.

Former PE beggar opens own butchery

2018-09-26 06:01

A reformed Port Elizabeth beggar and recovered alcoholic is determined to start afresh and give back to the community through opening a butchery.


Cape Town's 'sharkboy' to take on ocean at charity boat race

2018-10-19 13:26

Paralympian Achmat “Sharkboy” Hassiem will be among the participants in the Great Optimist Race that will take place at the V&A Waterfront.

WATCH: Groom wanted his bedridden dad at his wedding, so the family made this incredible plan...

2018-10-19 06:20

Despite suffering from a debilitating disease that has confined him to his bed, 62-year-old Frikkie Grobbelaar made it to his son’s wedding with the help of ER24.

Zimbabwean waiter uses his wages to run a free soccer academy

2018-10-13 08:23

A 24-year-old Zimbabwean has co-established a soccer academy in Capricorn, an informal settlement in the Western Cape near Muizenberg, from wages he earns working as a waiter.

This pianist spends his days playing classical music to old and handicapped elephants

2018-10-12 14:36

A British pianist dedicates his time to giving old and injured elephants moments they won’t forget.

Determined blind student studying towards his PhD

2018-10-11 12:18

After losing his eyesight at the age of 26, Sithabiso Zulu never imagined that he would one day be an academic studying towards a PhD qualification.

WATCH: Top 10 animals brought back from the brink of extinction

2018-10-07 15:12

Thanks to some scraps of DNA and a lot of scientific ingenuity there's hope that some long-extinct creatures may walk the Earth again.

WATCH: Khayelitsha's Buhle Sithela uses solar power to host pop-up cinemas

Buhle Sithela, an innovative 22-year-old Khayelitsha resident, uses proceeds from his bin cleaning service to host pop-up movie nights for his community.

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SA women create beautiful handbags from Toyota car seats waste material

2018-09-30 18:00

Toyota has found a way to reduce its monthly landfill waste by donating all its waste seat cover material to Esikhumulweni Cooperative Limited to be transformed into all kinds of wearable accessories.

Nine-year-old South African mental maths whizz wows in German competition

2018-09-29 10:18

Stiaan Scheepers is the guy you want at your table when the bill arrives and everybody wants to pay separately, because with his mind, he will have it worked out before anyone punches their PIN into their cellphones for the calculator.

Black rhino making a comeback in Chad thanks to relocation from SA

2018-09-25 13:29

The black rhino may be making a comeback in Chad after nearly 50 years, thanks to a relocation programme involving South African rhino.

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