Subz Pants and Pads’ Facilitator Thabete Changing Girls’ Lives One School at a Time

Subz Pants and Pads’ Facilitator Thabete Changing Girls’ Lives One School at a Time: Although Nokwazi Thabethe will admit to harbouring a few nerves on her first day as a facilitator for Project Dignity – the NPO extension of Subz Pants and Pads – after a few moments spent addressing the schoolgirls, she knew she had found her calling. “I was working in customer care at a contact centre and when I heard about the position as a facilitator for Subz, and I decided to go for it,” said the dynamic uMlazi resident. “I’ve been working with Subz since … [Read more...]

School girl attack: Durban pupil scared to go to school after assault

Durban in the News: School girl attack: Durban pupil scared to go to school after assault: "It was terrible to see. Everyone’s watching as my child’s being assaulted," says the mother of the girl seen in a widely-circulated video being assaulted by another pupil at school. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

KZN village ‘gold’ rush: ‘I didn’t go to school today, because I wanted to make quick cash’

Durban in the News: KZN village 'gold' rush: 'I didn't go to school today, because I wanted to make quick cash': Residents of KwaMachi, a tiny village in Harding in the far south of KwaZulu-Natal, believe that the 'gold' that has been discovered in their village will change their lives for the better. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Pupil killed and 24 injured in crash on their way to school

Durban in the News: Pupil killed and 24 injured in crash on their way to school: A 19-year-old pupil has died and 24 others have been injured during an accident involving a minibus taxi in Sawoti, KwaZulu-Natal. Sharks boss baffled by Stormers' referee complaints: Sharks coach Robert du Preez does not believe that New Zealand referee Mike Fraser did anything wrong in last weekend's clash between the Stormers and Chiefs. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]