FEEL GOOD | WATCH: Manenberg’s free night school giving Cape Flats residents a second chance

2020-03-16 13:19

As buses and taxis rumble down Manenberg's main road, many make their way home after a hard day's work. One group of men and women, however, slowly trickle through the gates of the Leadership Centre.

R114m PowerBall winner will trade backroom in Soweto for her own house and flashy car

2020-02-10 13:55

The occasional Lottery player says she decided to try her luck when she saw other people queuing to buy tickets.

FEEL GOOD | For the homeless, Cape Town garden changes their lives for the better

2020-02-04 07:06

The Streetscapes garden in Vredehoek assists homeless people through simple interventions, such as helping them get their IDs, reports GroundUp.

FEEL GOOD | 'It was tough!' 61-year-old's journey from drugs to teaching diploma, and the cyclists who got him over the first hill

2020-01-20 12:37

Abduragiem de Klerk thought he was going to die as he pedalled up a hill in his first cycle race on a bicycle he chose to buy one day instead of drugs to continue his habit.

FEEL GOOD | WATCH: Emotional next chapter for mom as 'miracle baby' heads to big school

2020-01-15 17:37

It was not just a big first day of school for young Zachary Williams, but also for his mom Lee-Anne, a survivor of cancer, who years ago underwent a groundbreaking procedure, and can now watch her "miracle baby" start the next chapter of his life.

FEEL GOOD | WATCH: This KZN teen helped his friend with cerebral palsy through matric

2020-01-14 07:10

A KwaZulu-Natal matriculant who was recently awarded for helping his friend with cerebral palsy throughout his high school career, says he did so because "it is the right thing to do".

WATCH | River flows in dry Karoo as rains bring some relief, hope

2020-01-08 22:05

While the Karoo continues to battle a hard-hitting drought, the sight of a river flowing after morning rains on Wednesday has brought a little bit of joy and relief.

FEEL GOOD | Siblings reunite over Christmas after more than 20 years apart

2020-01-03 06:00

A brother and sister who were separated as children more than 20 years ago, finally met face to face again over Christmas.

FEEL GOOD | After three Christmasses on the streets of Sandton, homeless man now has a roof over his head

2019-12-25 07:33

John Dube lived behind an electrical box for three years. Today, he enjoys the comfort of a beautiful room with an en-suite bathroom in a double-storey home.

FEEL GOOD | Happy rescue tails for puppy tied to gate and dog that spent 2 years at shelter

2019-12-22 07:58

The Animal Welfare Society of South Africa is preparing for a spike in the number of unwanted, stray, homeless and abused animals over the festive season.


#GirlPower! Here's how Ford aims to uplift South African girls for the future

2020-02-11 13:30

11 February is 'International Day of Women and Girls in Science'. Check out how Ford SA supports the initiative.

Lady Luck strikes in Roodeport with one person winning the R114m Powerball jackpot - the 5th highest ever

2020-02-05 15:31

A lucky person who bought a ticket in Roodepoort won the massive R114m Powerball jackpot, National Lottery Operator Ithuba says.

FEEL GOOD | He studied for matric in a one-room shack shared with four others - and got 7 distinctions

2020-01-30 06:14

Siyamthanda Mtyeku studied for matric in the one-roomed shack he shares with four other people in Marikana informal settlement in Cape Town - and passed with seven distinctions.

Murder, gangsterism and tragedy: Meet the matriculants who just kept going

2020-01-17 06:00

Ridah Khan stands on the green lawns of the Western Cape premier's residence with photographers surrounding him, but less than two months ago the Atlantis matriculant had to write exams under police guard.

Back to school a jovial day for Soweto pupils as revamped primary school opens its doors

2020-01-15 13:53

It's a joyous day for pupils and parents at mega state-of-the-art school Noordgesig Primary in Diepkloof, Soweto, as the new school year starts at the revamped premises.

FEEL GOOD | 'Raging fire of hope' #ImStaying reaches 1 million followers

2020-01-10 07:02

Founder of social media group #ImStaying Jarrette Petzer is in a celebratory mode as the group has reached one million followers, spreading positivity in South Africa.

WATCH | ICYMI: Cape Town Street Parade in 60 seconds

2020-01-05 10:58

The streets of Cape Town were lined with families camping out on the sidewalk, excited to see the Cape Town Street Parade. Watch.

FEEL GOOD | From Siya to Zozibini - South Africans who gave us something to smile about in 2019

2019-12-31 06:00

Of the many issues that have gripped South Africa in 2019, there have been moments, thanks to the collective and individual brilliance and kindness of people, that have brought smiles to our faces.

'It's totally heartwarming' - double your bill challenge creator's kind gesture goes viral

2019-12-25 06:54

During a date with her husband at a restaurant in Durban, Nqobile Mseleku decided to put a smile on her waiter's face by doubling the bill in the form of a tip.

An angel on a microlight - How an early morning flight helped save a man's life in KZN

2019-12-21 20:10

A man who by chance took his microlight aircraft for a flight on Thursday from Balito to the Amatikulu area, says he stumbled upon a frightening discovery of body washed up on a stretch of beach.

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