Monthly Archives: May 2019

2019 May 28: THE COST OF DEMOCRACY

Text by Phindile Madlala Images by Wendy Khumalo Election Day – 08/05/2019 has finally come and the City Of Durban is still in a state of disrepute due to the two week strike by eThekwini Municipality workers, which has brought … Continue reading

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2019 May 28: Ubhaqa Networks School Visit

by Lulu Mhlana ­­­ ‘Learn to love. Learn to live together. Be friends’. That’s the message Phumzile ‘PK’ Kubheka gives learners from schools in the greater Cato Manor district in Durban, KZN. PK is the founder of Ubhaqa Networks and … Continue reading

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2019 May 28: Maths and Science career expo

by Lulu Mhlana Saphinda Full Service School in Umlazi, Durban was the venue for the 2019 Maths and Science Career Expo held in April. The Expo aims to educate learners (especially matriculants) on courses and programmes they can apply for, … Continue reading

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2019 May 27: Durban City Hall Protests

by Lulu Mhlana Lunga Maphumulo, treasurer of Kwenza Malembe spoke to us in April about the protest action happening at the City Hall in Durban CBD. Mr. Maphumulo informed us that officials are failing to implement decisions by political deployees … Continue reading

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2019 May 27: Spelling for 25 years of democracy

by Lulu Mhlana On our recent trip to Umbelebele High School in Umlazi Q-Section, we had a spell check activity with our Grade 12 pupils. The spell check consisted of 25 words to commemorate 25 years of democracy in South … Continue reading

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2019 May 27: Umbelebele Grade 12 tour to watch Banyana vs Jamaica

Report by Phindile Madlala  It was a sunny Sunday in Durban. 38 Grade 12 Umbelebele Secondary School learners commuted by 2 taxis from Umlazi to Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban. We found them all gathered under the tree. The excitement … Continue reading

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2019 May 25: Seven Day Durban Report

by Sinethemba Damane 6 April 2019 Ushaka Marine World, South Beach in Durban. Facilitators: Sinethemba Damane                      Mziwakhe Sebenza                      Khaya Cane                      Thobeka Bhengu As any good productive day starts with breakfast, yesterday started exactly the same. We, as … Continue reading

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