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Inaugural Under 35 Mavericks Awards 2014

The Maverick Awards are SA's first youth entrepreneurship excellence awards, hosted by Under 35 Mavericks in partnership with private and public sector organisations.

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Daryl 'Nightmare' Naidu: scaring off Durban's bullies

Daryl 'Nightmare' Naidu: scaring off Durban's bullies

Wrestler and community youth worker Daryl "Nightmare" Naidu features in the next instalment of Brand South Africa's Play Your Part TV series, airing on Sunday 27 July at 9pm on SABC2.
Club Travel honours Mandela at Sisters Incorporated

Club Travel honours Mandela at Sisters Incorporated

Club Travel staff rallied behind Mandela Day and the "67 Blankets for Madiba" campaign by using nearly 50km of wool to craft blankets, which were auctioned to benefit abused women and their children at the Sisters Incorporated shelter in Cape Town.
Vodacom in Cape food security drive for Mandela Day

Vodacom in Cape food security drive for Mandela Day

Vodacom staff in the Western Cape answered the call to serve on Mandela Day by packing 9 000 food parcels for distribution to schools attended by children from impoverished backgrounds, in the outlying areas of the Cape.
South Africans at the frontier on Play Your Part TV

South Africans at the frontier on Play Your Part TV

The sixth episode of Brand South Africa's Play Your Part television series, which airs on SABC 2 on Sunday 20 July at 9pm, features pioneering South Africans who are Playing their Part by pushing the boundaries of technology, the environment and space.
SKA: answering the big questions about the universe

SKA: answering the big questions about the universe

Is the universe expanding? What is dark energy? What's the deal with gravity? And the biggest question of all; are we alone? The Square Kilometre Array, which will aim to answer these questions and more, is slowly taking shape in a remote corner of South Africa's starry-skied Karoo.
President Zuma to play his part for Madiba

President Zuma to play his part for Madiba

President Jacob Zuma will take part in an Operation Clean Up for Madiba activity at the Nelson Mandela School of Science and Technology in the Eastern Cape on Friday. Zuma has called on all South Africans to mark Mandela Day and "demonstrate our love for our beautiful country . . .".
The sky is not the limit for African astronaut Mandla Maseko

The sky is not the limit for African astronaut Mandla Maseko

Nelson Mandela taught us not to let our circumstances stop us from achieving greatness. Mandla Maseko is doing just that. A part-time DJ from Mabopane who had to put his studies on hold because of financial constraints, is to become the first black astronaut.
Relay for Mandela sets a new record

Relay for Mandela sets a new record

More than 17 000 runners participated in the second Kaya FM 67km Relay for Mandela Day in Johannesburg on Sunday, creating the biggest corporate relay ever seen in Africa.
Volunteer builders make it a Mandela Week

Volunteer builders make it a Mandela Week

Over 750 volunteers gathered in Pelican Park in Cape Town on Monday morning for the start of International Nelson Mandela Build Week. The goal: to build at least 67 houses in one week, to be handed over to their new owners on Nelson Mandela Day.

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