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Women: Lets celebrate Women's Month
Every year on 9 August we celebrate Women's Day in the country and pay a tribute to South African women who fought tirelessly against the oppression of the Apartheid government. We will always remember those heroines who have made it possible for us to enjoy our freedom today.
Health: Brain Tumours
Primary brain tumours can be either malignant (contain cancer cells) or benign (do not contain cancer cells). A primary brain tumor is a tumor which begins in the brain. If a cancerous tumor which starts elsewhere in the body sends cells which end up growing in the brain...
Learner Support: How to write an Essay
​Throughout your schooling career, you will usually be asked to write an essay. You may work on an assigned essay for class, enter an essay contest or write essays for university admissions. Essay demonstrates excellent composition skills including a clear...
Careers: NSFAS
​National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) is the South African government student loan and bursary scheme. NFSAS provide loans and bursaries to students at all 25 public universities and 50 public TVET colleges throughout the country. The closing date for application submissions is 30 November 2015 for the 2016 academic year.​
Overcoming Substance/Drug Addiction
The journey to a healthy, sober life is not a quick and easy one. It is a lifelong commitment of dedication and hard work that is well worth the effort...
People of note
Thulisile (Thuli) Nomkhosi Madonsela
Adv Thulisile (Thuli) Nomkhosi Madonsela is the Public Protector of South Africa, a position she has occupied for over 5 years. She was born in Johannesburg in 1962 and grew up in Soweto...
10 Differences between Middle Class and Rich people
​It’s comfortable to work a “safe” job. It’s comfortable to work for someone else. The middle class think being comfortable means being happy...
Benefits of Green Tea
Is any other food or drink reported to have as many health benefits as green tea? The Chinese have known about the medicinal benefits of green tea...​
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