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Joyce's green passion grows into big business

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016  -  545 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - When Joyce Mofokeng (32) from Lakeview Plot found herself jobless back in 2011, she remembered the one thing that always kept her happy and excited - gardening. Clad in her gardening gear, she delved in to see if her fingers were still 'green'. “I started planting spinach on a 0,14... Read Article

Tebz cooking his way to success

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 26 August 2016  -  511 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - As if to prove correct the old adage that disability does not mean inability, a 29-year-old Bloemfontein man is fast making his culinary prowess felt in the hospitality industry. Tebogo Masopye, who says his mother is the inspiration behind his love for cooking and baking, has not... Read Article

"Hard work pays off" - Pageant judge

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 19 August 2016  -  645 Views  -  0 Comments
Co-owner of the Thabo Mofutsanyana Talent Agency and Academy (TMTAA), Lebohang Miya (24), will be one of the judges in the Miss and Mr Glamorous pageant event in QwaQwa. The pageant will  be hosted by Rethabile Maboee Creation (RMC) on the 24 September 2016 at de Bult Jazz club. Miya, who hails... Read Article

Keeping the potjiekos's fires burning

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 19 August 2016  -  523 Views  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - A “Potjiekos” (pot food) has been a part of the South African culture for years since the first settlement in the Cape. Food is cooked in a three-legged black cast-iron pot over an open fire. The practice was made popular by the pioneer settlers who came to the Cape in the 1950s.... Read Article

Fun walk encourages women to reach their goals

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 12 August 2016  -  594 Views  -  0 Comments
Qwaqwa - In celebration of the National Women's Day, the well-known queen of hip hop music in Qwaqwa, Nonhlanhla Qwabe, hosted a Fun Walk on Saturday. The event in Phuthaditjhaba, Qwaqwa was attended by hundreds of Maluti-A-Phofung residents from Qwaqwa, Harrismith and Kestrel while others were... Read Article

what use-by and best-by really mean?

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 15 July 2016  -  484 Views  -  0 Comments
When the "sell-by" date on the milk is May 5, can you still drink it on May 8? It's easy for consumers to be confused by the meaning of "use-by," "sell by" and best-by" dates. You may ignore the dates completely and be tempted to eat food that has gone past its prime or needlessly toss food you... Read Article

Call for community to help keep a girl at school

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 17 June 2016  -  739 Views  -  0 Comments
HARRISMITH - An initiative by a handful of matric pupils, whereby they mobilised their community to create a project that would help keep girls at school during menstruation, has touched the hearts of many. The learners from Lerato-uThando Comprehensive school in Harrismith came to the realisation... Read Article

Jobs app Giraffe now in more SA cities

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 03 June 2016  -  725 Views  -  0 Comments
CAPE TOWN - South African employment start-up Giraffe launched operations in Cape Town and Durban on Thursday following its initial Gauteng launch. Since launch, the mobile platform has attracted 100 000 job seekers who have created a resumé using their mobile phones. Around 25 000 candidates have... Read Article

Facebook goes LIVE

Article  -  Posted on Thursday, 07 April 2016  -  668 Views  -  0 Comments
On Wednesday, Facebook Launched the Facebook Live for everyone - to make it easier to create, share and discover live videos. Live is like having a TV camera in your pocket. Anyone with a phone now has the power to broadcast to anyone in the world. When you interact live, you feel connected in a... Read Article

103 Free Staters get IT shot in India

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 05 February 2016  -  577 Views  -  0 Comments
Hyderabad - “The basic focus of Operation Hlasela is to embark on targeted interventions to achieve maximum impacts in line with the movement’s vision of the attainment of a National Democratic Society (NDS)”, Premier Ace Magashule. True to the aspirations of the Freedom Charter, which boldly... Read Article

Sun City is getting a massive R800 million facelift

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 05 February 2016  -  678 Views  -  0 Comments
Sun City has embarked on a massive R800 million rejuvenation project in 2016, which will see the resort’s hotels, entertainment zone and food courts revamped. The famous Valley of Waves will get two new slides, and will offer new food options – including a “microbrewery-themed gastro pub”. The... Read Article

Prizes improve lives of local beauty queens

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 05 February 2016  -  430 Views  -  0 Comments
Dihlabeng - Sponsors for Miss Dihlabeng 2015/2016 pull all stops to make the beauty pageant a memorable one by putting prizes that add value to the winners lives in a means of education. The sponsors involved in the beauty pageant most gave prizes that will see winners improving their education and... Read Article
Dj Hunter, Lindelani Mahlomola (16), BuhleKafile (10) Dj Qboy and Doctor Ndlovu(DjMageza) holding shoes donated to Nozala pupil. PHOTO DUMELANGMEDIA

Djs help get pupils on the right footing

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 22 January 2016  -  621 Views  -  0 Comments
Bloemfontein - About 26 pupils from Nozala Intermediate school in Phahameng kasi, went home smiling after receiving paird of brand new school shoes from Djs who have claimed to care about their community. Some of those Djs included, Dj Mageza, Dj Hunter and Dj Q boy. The handover of school shoes... Read Article

Healthy Living

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 22 January 2016  -  703 Views  -  0 Comments
As you prepare to send your children back to school, ask yourself, “What’s on the menu to fuel their active minds and bodies?” Eating a nutritious breakfast, lunch and snacks each day helps to keep your child healthy and ready to learn. Keep these back-to-school nutrition basics in mind to help... Read Article

R75 computer - A computer that costs only US$5, or less than R75? That's what the team behind the popular Raspberry Pi has just unveiled.

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 27 November 2015  -  906 Views  -  0 Comments
A computer that costs only US$5, or less than R75? That’s what the team behind the popular Raspberry Pi has just unveiled. The Raspberry Pi Zero, which goes on sale immediately (in limited quantities for now), has a 1GHz processor, 512MB of RAM, microSD card slot, micro USB port for power and data... Read Article

The power and peril of Twitter revolutions

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 November 2015  -  804 Views  -  0 Comments
The power of social media was first witnessed in 2011 during the Egyptian uprising, and as a result the movement was nicknamed “The Twitter Revolution”. While the triggers of revolution were vast, no one doubts or questions the fact that social media played a major role. It united the youth of... Read Article

Offline YouTube launched in SA

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 November 2015  -  628 Views  -  0 Comments
Google announced on Wednesday that it’s introducing offline playback of YouTube in four new markets, namely South Africa, Kenya, Ghana and Nigeria. The feature allows users of the YouTube mobile app to watch videos later, during periods of low or no Internet connectivity. “For videos where this... Read Article

Fitness trainer strives to change lives

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 20 November 2015  -  1,047 View  -  0 Comments
BLOEMFONTEIN - Fitness fanatic, Thulo Mahasa, is determined to make a difference in communities through health and fitness education. The 32-year-old fitness trainer born and breed in Kroonstad and said that his passion for fitness and healthy living has motivated him to teach others of a better... Read Article

Vodacom out performs listed rivals

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 13 November 2015  -  668 Views  -  0 Comments
Vodacom has performed far more consistently on the stock market than its two principal listed rivals, MTN and Telkom, generating a positive return for shareholders over not only the past 30 and 90 days, but also over a one-year and five-year period. The worst performer over all five periods has... Read Article

The best foods to eat before an exam

Article  -  Posted on Friday, 06 November 2015  -  981 Views  -  0 Comments
Some students may not consider the importance of eating the right foods before an exam session. Nevertheless, the brain requires quality nutrition to ensure optimum performance. Just as consistent study habits produce the best test results, the best way to ensure mental acuity is to eat a healthy... Read Article