Inspired by Malala

We Must Make School Accessible to the World’s Children When Malala Yousafzai was targeted and shot by the Taliban in Pakistan on October 9th, simply for wanting to go to school, the whole world of education was changed forever. Globally, 32 million girls do not yet go to primary school and since October 9th, thousandsContinue reading “Inspired by Malala”

Social Media, a Powerful Means to Condemn GBV

Harare, Zimbabwe — Twitter and Facebook are popular social media platforms, with Facebook being the more popular of the two. As popular as they are, social media platforms can be tools for change or can give more opportunities for the vulnerable to be further victimised, exploited or harassed. Tinopona Katsande, a performer and disc jockeyContinue reading “Social Media, a Powerful Means to Condemn GBV”

Recycling generates 26‚000 jobs

Recycling PET‚ the plastic used to manufacture beverage bottles and food containers‚ has helped generate almost 26‚000 indirect jobs‚ and the plastics recycling industry can reduce poverty across SA and contribute to GDP growth‚ says PETCO CEO Cheri Scholtz. PETCO is the industry organisation responsible for PET recycling in SA. Addressing the SA National BottledContinue reading “Recycling generates 26‚000 jobs”

The war on men through the degradation of woman

This was originally posted in Sinous Magazine, and was definitely worth sharing! After slaying critics in defense of her daughter Willow, outspoken actress and activist Jada Pinkett-Smith took to Facebook today to drop some knowledge on how the degradation of women has resulted in problems for both sexes. As we look at societies where the women are lost, struggling for education and otherwiseContinue reading “The war on men through the degradation of woman”

One woman’s culinary adventure

This is a post from Flava of Africa, originally posted in Lesotho Times. “Tell me what you eat and I will tell you what you are.”  Brillat-Savarin On Tuesday night, I attended the launch of “Cuisine of the Mountain Kingdom, Cooking in Lesotho”, a new book by Ska Mirriam Moteane. Through her company, Ska’s Kitchen Consultancy,Continue reading “One woman’s culinary adventure”