What are you using your voice for?

South Africa, when compared to other countries around the world, although still faces many challenges that arise from having a young democracy, has and upholds a constitution that is admired and respected across the entire universe. Our constitution managed to turn a country that was once annihilated by colonisation and then apartheid, into a country…

Affirmation Mondays: Live your truth

Picking up on the brief discussions I had with my sister about being a feminist in 2015, I realised that to some degree, I had influenced an already unstable teenager to become even more unstable and angry as she discovered the truth of the world; that it is Patriarchal and filled with misogynists(yes, female misogynists…

#feesmustfall

So a revolution is happening in South Africa, led by the youth and future leaders of my country. I cannot sit back and not say what is in my heart.I think what hurts the most, apart from the institutions that don’t care or have compassion(which is ironic considering that educational institutions should primarily focus on…

WENOSA: The Inaugural Women In Business Seminar

Over a month ago I had the privilege of helping to organise WENOSA’s (Women’s Empowerment Network of South Africa) first seminar. The event took place at the JoziHub, a minimalist venue which has been dubbed as a “co- creation space dedicated to creating sustainable change in Africa” situated in the heart of Johannesburg. As our…

Alicia Keys- We Are Here

So the MTV EMA’s happened just over a week ago in Glasgow, Scotland.  My favourite female rapper, Nicki Minaj was the host but I must be honest and say, apart from her 9 wardrobe changes, not much else was exciting about her hosting. Whatever happened to the beast of a rapper on Kanye’s song titled…