• Women’s month breakfast event to fund St Philomena children’s home

    The morning of the 19th of August saw women from all walks of life coming together under one roof to celebrate each other. Although what brought them together was a delicious breakfast prepared and served by the amazing women from the children’s home, the main aim of the event was...

  • Vista and Catzico break borders by collaborating with international acts

    Apart from its beautiful port, the city of Durban is known for its very own music genre iGqom’ – a sound that represents Kasi Life, not just in Townships around Durban, but all over South Africa. Due to its diversity and versatility, this music genre has been acknowledged even internationally....

  • Emerging rapper turns his talent into a sustainable entity

    What others see as just being in the limelight to acquire fame and fortune, Qiniso Shange, also known as Que DBN, saw a way to secure a future for himself and his daughter, as well as sustaining himself as a student. They call it hustling, trying to live through these...

  • Caiphus Semenya’s 80th birthday celebratory feast for his music academy

    A rapturous music celebration befitting a music treasure will set the tone for the 80th birthday of Caiphus Semenya, South Africa’s living legend. On August 24, The Market Theatre will stage the Caiphus Semenya at 80 Music Extravaganza: Celebrating a Milestone and the Birth of a Legacy. Musicians Tsepo Tshola,...

  • Mouth-Watering kasi food served in expansive style

    Street food (commonly referred to as ‘Kasi food’) is a South African lifestyle and identity. It is how multiple cultures and the diversity of the country is showcased. It is additionally fascinating when it is prepared in a unique style, with a twist. Following years of studying and working in...

  • Events maestro instills camaraderie among local brand owners

    Starting a business may not come easy for others, especially because funds are sometimes hard to acquire. In order to have a successful business one needs to boost their brand, but it may become difficult for others to do so without the necessary aid. This is why the enthusiastic Lindokuhle...

  • Giving people a unique taste of Kasi’s favourite Kota

    A young businesswoman is fusing fiery Durban cuisine, with the unique taste of Kasi’s favourite Kota, bringing two continental giants together, and making a huge success from it. Through hard work and determination, Neliswa Mntungwa is able to turn her passions into income and wants to share her success with...

  • Lindiwe sanitary pads impact local communities and organizations

    The nationwide debate on affordability of sanitary pads has been ongoing for the longest time and even given birth to the hashtag #IfCondomsAreFreePadsShouldBeToo. Many have also made striking remarks such as “Sex is a choice, menstruation isn’t!”. These were said to shine the light on the fact that many girls,...

  • Development Studies graduate receives debt instead of qualification

    Obtaining a qualification after years of studying is every student’s dream and so is having more than one qualification, particularly for the reason that majority of jobs require the qualifications designed by them. However, for some students, financial reasons may become a barrier between employment and their qualification. After completing...

  • Modjadji in Absentia launches at the Market Theatre Laboratory

    Emerging South African director Carla Fonseca and her cast of four actors tackle the dilemma of what it is to live in a time of societal drought in South Africa today, with a new play, Modjadji in Absentia, at the Market Theatre Laboratory; this July. Sponsored by the Arts &...