Hospital staff surprise teenager with her own matric farewell

A Port Elizabeth teenager got to switch her hospital gown for a beautiful dress thanks to the caring doctors and nurses...

SA teen wins international photography award for rhino photo

A South African teenager has won a prestigious environmental photographic award for his powerful photo of a rhino dehorning.

Here’s why the feel-good #Imstaying movement is capturing the hearts and...

Created just last month to highlight the reasons why South Africa is worth living in, the #Imstaying Facebook group has captured the attention of...

Two youngsters performed an extraordinary act of kindness

Two Capetonian Good Samaritans are the subject of a recent crowdfunding campaign. This came about after they handed a vehicle in to police after finding...

This tennis coach is taking the sport to the townships of...

Emmanuel Ngema, a tennis coach for Ethekwini Tennis Association (ETA), has been transforming the sport by taking it to the townships around Durban. IOL reports...

This nursing student is able to follow her dreams thanks to...

Fourth-year nursing student, Zulcke Cleophas, from Hopefield in the Western Cape, is currently one of hundreds of students juggling their studies and nursing practical...

Pupils in Khayelitsha reap benefits of yoga programme

School children from Khayelitsha are learning how to use yoga to slow down and reconnect with their inner selves – and they're reaping the...

Five ways to celebrate Heritage Day

With 11 official languages, rich cultures and diverse backgrounds, all South Africans have a reason to celebrate this Heritage Day. We live in one of...

This young woman’s Limpopo farming operation has been given a boost

One of the youngest female farmers in Limpopo, Mahlatse Matlakana employs four people from her local Ga-Kibi Village on an 8-hectare green pepper farm. Now...

This 10-year-old eco-warrior will inspire you to recycle!

Earlier this year, young Rocco Antonio da Silva won the 2019 PETCO Waste Reduction Youth Warrior award. He won the award because of his efforts...

3 Ways to be part of World Clean-Up Day

September 21 is World Clean-Up Day – the biggest one-day civic action against waste in human history! Here's what went down last year in South...

Computer literacy course gives Kouga community members the edge

One of the Southern Cape's major wind farms recently launched a basic computer literacy course for locals –  and it's been a resounding success. Launched by...