When Sithembile Buthelezi (36) dropped out of school because she was sick, she also gave up on her dream of becoming a professional nurse. For over five years Buthelezi worked on a piggery as a labourer.
After struggling for months to find employment, three young women from Witbank in Mpumalanga decided to take their future into their own hands.
“It was very frustrating and hard to apply for jobs and be rejected
Female farmer Philiswa Fadana (54) is living proof that it is possible to rise above difficult circumstances.
Last month Fadana earned a spot in the Eastern Cape Female Farmer of the Year awards, after taking top accolades
Police Minister Nkosinathi Nhleko says the South African Police Service (SAPS) will be rolling out 15 mobile police stations to far-flung townships and rural areas around the country.
Six of them are expected to be located in the Western Cape.
Lynne Brown is the Minister of Public Enterprise, a position she has held since May 2014.
About the Minister
Prior to her current position Minister Lynne Brown served at the Western Cape Provincial Legislature for a period of 20 years. She
Sport, arts and culture
The Big Walk is staged on the first Sunday of October each year, and encourages participation in physical activity. The Big Walk, which is facilitated by the Department of Sport and Recreation, took place in October 2014