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Wits awards jurist and activist Navi Pillay her 18th honorary degree

Mail Guardian South Africa 02 May 2022
The story of how a child born in Durban who grew up in the slums of Clairwood, KwaZulu-Natal, with no books, no newspapers, no radio, and no one speaking English at home, is one to which many of this cohort of graduands can relate ...African lawyers with whom we were educated at Natal University helped me by passing on cases.

Radio Awards: tuning in to winning

Business Day 20 Apr 2022
Winning awards is not easy, and to be recognised at the Radio Awards demands broadcasting of the highest quality as the competition is fierce ... East Coast Radio makes a big effort to appeal to listeners across KwaZulu-Natal with content that appeals to them ... Campus radio station PUKfm has been a frequent winner at the Radio Awards.

Daily IOL Radio News Bulletin - April 14

Independent online (SA) 14 Apr 2022
IOL NEWS · Daily IOL Radio News Bulletin - April 14. In our top story, The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs confirmed on Wednesday evening 306 people died as a result of heavy rainfall and flooding across the province ... The province is now declared a state of disaster. Read more here ... Read more here ... T ... .

Media workshop on nutrition held in Accra to boost reportage

B & FT Online 06 Apr 2022
The Journalists who were drawn from the print, radio, online and television networks were first taken on a tour to the Antenatal, Post-natal, Child welfare and Nutrition Departments of the Greater Accra Regional Hospital to observe their activities ...Change comes when people have the information they could use ... Ewart said ... ....

Mams Radio honoured for bravery, commitment

Independent online (SA) 24 Aug 2021
Pretoria - The SA National EditorsForum has recognised Mams Radio for showing determination and bravery to service its community despite hardships brought by the pandemic and recent civil unrest. The Mamelodi community radio station, followed by nearly 60 000 on Facebook, endured economic difficulties under the Covid-19 lockdown.

Robbers hold presenter at gunpoint and steal studio equipment

Independent online (SA) 24 Aug 2021
Johannesburg - West Rand community radio station Westside FM has been forced to rebuild again after the station ... “This is the second robbery in weeks as Westside FM was one of five community radio stations that were looted during last month’s unrest in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng.”.

David Ngcobo: A maskandi legend who never got his due

Mail Guardian South Africa 30 Jul 2021
Stubborn and immensely gifted, his boyhood desire was to sing and tell the stories of the KwaZulu-Natal sugarcane belt through his guitar. This he would later do with distinction over two decades and dominate the Radio Zulu airwaves (now Ukhozi FM), singing the folk songs rooted in a threatened Zulu heritage.

HOT 102.7FM helps rebuild community radio station Westside FM after looting spree

Independent online (SA) 23 Jul 2021
The ramifications of the recent looting and vandalism of infrastructure in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal continue to be felt as the country tries to rebuild itself. Gauteng based radio station HOT 102.7FM is helping the local radio station Westside FM to get back on air after it was destroyed by looters last week.

Bid to rebuild Alex FM after looting, vandalism gets R2m boost from National Lotteries Commission

Independent online (SA) 23 Jul 2021
In the midst of widespread looting and vandalism of businesses in KwaZulu-Natal and Johannesburg, the community radio station also fell victim as rioters broke into its premises, vandalising and looting equipment with an estimated value of R5 million ... Picture. Supplied ... They are currently broadcasting from an alternative venue.”.

GLOSTAR: Tracing atomic and molecular gas in the Milky Way

Phys Dot Org 22 Jul 2021
... of them, many of the objects lack radio counterparts and dust emission, suggesting that they are more evolved and have already dispersed their natal clouds", reports Hans Nguyen, another doctoral student at the MPIfR, who is leading the study on these young stellar objects.

Shauwn Mkhize denies meeting Duduzane Zuma and Ngizwe Mchunu during civil unrest

Independent online (SA) 21 Jul 2021
This week, Ngizwe handed himself over to authorities in connection with allegedly instigating unrest in KwaZulu-Natal after the former president’s arrest. Since the day the radio personality handed himself over to the police, there has been a lot of speculation about who else was involved. MaMkhize’s (as she is known by fans) name was thrown around ... .

Six ‘instigators’ arrested as ‘insurrection’ investigation in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng gains momentum

Mail Guardian South Africa 20 Jul 2021
Six of the alleged instigators of the looting and acts of sabotage in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng have been arrested, among them former radio personality Ngizwe Mchunu, who handed himself over to police on Monday ... at 215, with three more people killed in KwaZulu-Natal since Friday.

Mamelodi community radio station back on air after looting

Independent online (SA) 20 Jul 2021
Pretoria - The Mamelodi community radio station, Mams Radio, on Tuesday returned to the airwaves, after it was muted by rioters and looters last week, who ransacked its studios during the wave of looting which engulfed Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal ... “Mams Radio team would like to thank you for the support, warm messages, and heartwarming donations .

Government Condemns Destruction of Community Radio Stations

All Africa 15 Jul 2021
The Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) has condemned the violent riots, which have left some of the community radio stations in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal wrecked ....

WATCH: SA actors Sthandwa Nzuza and Ryle De Morny snow adventure

Independent online (SA) 25 Jun 2021
KwaZulu-Natal is the ideal place for a winter trip, just ask South African radio personality and actress Sthandwa Nzuza and Blood & Water actor and TV presenter Ryle De Morny. The popular personalities recently enjoyed a mountain escape to Sani Pass in the Southern Drakensberg and ventured into Lesotho on a Tourism KwaZulu-Natal-hosted trip.

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