On 24 March 2012, Kiara Govender attended an event aimed at raising awareness about tuberculosis in Johanesburg. She writes about the need for the youth to get involved in fighting this disease.
Although UNICEF announced that they would no longer be coordinating celebrations around International Children's Day of Broadcasting, the question still stands...Are children's voices heard in the media?
After the statement made by the Young Communist league General secretary, Buti Manamela, that matric results should be a “private matter” this week ,social networking sites and classrooms have been abuzz with debate.
June 16, 1976, also known as “Youth Day” was a day in South Africa when the youth protested against being forced to learn in Afrikaans and English in school.
Some of our Country’s politicians seem to have found a rock- so to speak- and turned it on its head to make it a stone. The issue under scrutiny this time is the old-standing tradition of national publication of matric results.