President Jacob Zuma has urged parents not to shy away from discussing teenage pregnancy with their children. He was speaking at the launch of the Integrated School Health Programme in Cullinan outside Pretoria.
International icon and former South African President, Dr. Nelson Mandela, led an illustrious list of eminent South Africans who were honoured at the University of South Africa’s (Unisa) 2012 Chancellor's Calabash Awards last night, in Pretoria.
By: Keketso Magwai, SABC Corporate Communications
Early Detection can make a difference! October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many forget to take the steps to have a plan to detect the disease in its early stages and encourage others to do the same.
As the country mourns and celebrates the life of Zwelakhe Sisulu, the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), has fond memories of the leadership and change, which Sisulu brought as the first black CEO of the SABC, in a post 1994 democratic South Africa.
The South African Democratic Teachers' Union (Sadtu), in Limpopo, does not believe that the Department of Basic Education will be able to meet the Friday deadline, set by the North Gauteng High Court, to deliver books to schools.
By SABC Corporate Communications
Phalaphala will be hosting the first ever Tshivenda Music Awards (TSHIMA), on Saturday November 17, 2012 in Thohoyandou, at a venue to be announced in due course. The event was launched Wednesday October 10, 2012 at Khoroni Hotel in Thohoyandou. Stakeholders in attendance included the Tshivenda artists and nominees, sponsors and partners, SABC staff members and management, as well as the Vhembe District Municipality Mayor Cllr.