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Dancing to preserve and celebrate a marginalised culture

For the past five years, a group of young girls have been using dance to preserve and ommenelebrate the marginalized Mapulana culture in Mpumalanga. The girls were inspired to form the Makgakga cultural group in 2009 when a teacher, Jeannette ...

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Youth online directory a gateway to job creation – MEC

Mpumalanga Department of Finance, Economic Development and Tourism MEC Eric Kholwane has called on the youth of the province to unearth their inner entrepreneurial skills in order to contribute towards economic growth. Kholwane was speaking during the launch of the ...

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Steve Tshwete is Mpumalanga’s greenest municipality

The Steve Tshwete local municipality in Mpumalanga has been named the greenest municipality in Mpumalanga. The entity, which is based in Middelburg, won R300 000 and a certificate at the annual provincial Greenest Municipalities Competition held in Emalahleni recently. “We ...

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Pilusa shines at SAB KickStart awards

A young vegetable and chicken farmer from Gauteng was named the overall winner of the 20th Annual South African Breweries (SAB) KickStart National Awards. Clement Pilusa (26), owner of Pilusa and Mabotja Farming and Projects won a R500 000 business ...

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Rural residents welcome digital migration plans

The residents of Marite Trust in Mpumalanga can’t wait to switch from their analogue platform to digital terrestrial television (DTT). The residents, who live between Bushbuckridge and Hazyview, learned about DTT when communications minister Faith Muthambi recently visited their area ...

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