Beat poverty by investing in young people - Bill and Melinda Gates

2018-09-18 20:56

Research from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation shows that part of reducing extreme poverty in Africa involves investment in the health and education of young people.

China-Africa cooperation to focus on youth - Xi Jinping

2018-09-03 20:57

Chinese President Xi Jinping has said future Sino-African cooperation should focus on young people.

Leanne Manas: People want success until they see what it takes

2018-08-30 21:30

Everyone wants to be successful until they see what it takes to get there, popular TV personality Leanne Manas warned young people at a business breakfast.

R100m lawsuit looms in school feeding scheme saga

2018-08-12 12:00

A R100m lawsuit is unfolding in Mpumalanga over a school feeding scheme tender saga that has been raging for the past five years.

Editorial: The kids aren’t alright – they’re exposed to HIV

2018-07-22 10:10

No, the kids aren’t alright. They’re having sex even younger and aren’t using condoms.

WATCH: Want to ace your job interview? Here's how to dress

2018-07-12 16:48

It can be difficult to judge what to wear for a job interview: you want to look professional, but still stand out. Here are some top tips from the experts.

REVEALED: SA’s most attractive employers

2018-06-25 08:13

Research by an employer branding organisation reveals the most attractive employers for university students and young professionals

Stellenbosch University Law Clinic fights tampon tax

2018-06-22 06:17

Stellenbosch University's law clinic is taking on the battle to have feminine hygiene products on the list of zero-rated VAT items.

Youth have major bargaining power, but do they know it?

2018-06-18 08:26

Do the youth fully understand their bargaining power in a scenario where political parties would be seeking their votes in the forthcoming election, asks Ralph Mathekga.

Only radical change will give youth a real future

2018-06-17 12:00

A disproportionate number of young South Africans between the ages of 15 and 24 are destined to join the ranks of the world’s discarded people.


Career guidance is the key to economic development

2018-09-11 07:00

I firmly believe that inspiration for future success starts in the home and we should encourage our young people to have infinite ambitions, writes Panyaza Lesufi.

Address unconscious bias in SA aviation industry - ACSA exec

2018-09-01 07:00

The under-representation of women in aviation must be addressed, says an ACSA executive - and the issue prompted a gender summit on the topic.

Girls expelled from Durban school for kissing each other, but they deny it

2018-08-15 05:20

Two schoolgirls have been expelled from classes at a school in Durban for kissing each other.

Busi Mkhumbuzi has been making waves since she was in her teens

2018-07-23 17:04

If you haven't already, meet the entrepreneur, all round brightspark and speaker with fighting spirit. She makes us feel very optimistic about everything women and girls can achieve by supporting each other.

Where Cyril Ramaphosa's salary is going

2018-07-15 10:10

The president is donating half his annual pay to a fund that will help children by focusing on early childhood development.


2018-07-02 15:06

Constitution Hill, together with its partners, commemorates the youth of ’76, through a celebration of creative expression at its Annual Basha Uhuru Freedom Fest.


2018-06-23 12:00

WORKING in a plane and getting to fly all over the world is one of the best careers a youngster can pursue.


2018-06-19 18:00

NINE youths from Slovo in Mabopane, Tshwane, are taking a stand against the abuse of women and children.

Create ladders for SA's jobless youngsters

2018-06-17 12:26

Each year in June, the country grapples with issues facing our young people, writes Patricia de Lille.

We must rein in our increasingly violent kids

2018-06-17 07:35

Children kicking teachers, beating parents, insulting preachers. What’s happening?

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