Vodacom Empowers SA’s Unemployed Youth – Featured Durban Blog

Vodacom Empowers SA's Unemployed Youth: In early May 2019 Vodacom certified 30 unemployed youth at a graduation ceremony. Graduates at the Vodacom graduation ceremony | Image: SuppliedThey had just done 2 years of intense theory, practicals and work-based training in A+ (entry-level computer service professional certification), N+ (mid-level certification for network technicians) and 3G connectivity, with diplomas in IT Technical Support at its KwaZulu-Natal Youth Academy.The graduates participated in the Vodacom Youth Academy’s … [Read more...]

Celebrating SA’s Comedy Kings & Queens

Celebrating SA’s Comedy Kings & Queens: The King of comedy Darren Maule Durban audiences were treated to performances from some of South Africa’s most celebrated comedy giants this past weekend, at the Kings & Queens of Comedy Festival. Crowds were left cheering for more after the spectacular show, which was proudly co-sponsored by SA’s favourite takkie brand, Tomy Takkies, as part of the brand’s ongoing commitment to support the local comedy scene. The stellar line up included Angel Campey, Carvin Goldstone, Muthu Murugan, Ndumiso Lindi, … [Read more...]

SA’s Property Associations And Government Unite In KZN To Boost Transformation

SA’s Property Associations And Government Unite In KZN To Boost Transformation: eThekwini Municipality Deputy City Manager of Economic Development, Phillip Sithole, in his address to the 200 strong delegates of the SAPOA, WPN and SAIBPP breakfast, confirmed the City’s committed to working with the private sector to unlock developments and bulk infrastructure. A breakfast event held jointly by the South African Property Owners Association (SAPOA), Women’s Property Network (WPN) and the South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners … [Read more...]

One of SA’s ‘most dangerous’ convicted rapist loses bid for freedom

Durban in the News: One of SA's 'most dangerous' convicted rapist loses bid for freedom: May 17, 2028. That is the next time convicted murderer and rapist Thulakuhle Khumalo will appear in court after he failed in his bid for freedom this week. We won’t hold ANC KZN conference just for the sake of it – Zikalala: Even though most ANC regions in KwaZulu-Natal held smooth conferences, the party's provincial coordinator Sihle Zikalala admits the province is not ready to hold its conference just yet. WATCH: Brazen thief steals handbag in … [Read more...]