FRANCO TAKES BEING A CHEF IN HIS STRIDE

FRANCO TAKES BEING A CHEF IN HIS STRIDE

Chef Franco Buys had just landed his dream job in Qatar when he mysteriously lost the use of one of his legs and thought his culinary career might be over.   However, Buys – who trained at Capsicum...
PASSION AND HARD WORK EARN CASEY TOP AWARD

PASSION AND HARD WORK EARN CASEY TOP AWARD

A passion for the sport and plenty of hours in the pool paid off for Madibaz water polo star Casey Mcleavy when she was named the female player of the year at the recent Nelson Mandela Bay Aquatics...
Chevario Swanepool KEEP GOING ... NO CHALLENGE IS TOO BIG

KEEP GOING … NO CHALLENGE IS TOO BIG

Chevario Swanepool, 18, from Manenberg, represents millions of youth in South Africa. Here she shares her story of a family life filled with drugs and physical abuse. 'For as long as I can remember, my...
UJ SPORTS DIRECTOR RECEIVES TOP AFRICAN HONOUR

UJ SPORTS DIRECTOR RECEIVES TOP AFRICAN HONOUR

University of Johannesburg official Nomsa Mahlangu has been recognised for her contribution to varsity sport by being elected president of the Federation of African University Sports.   The senior...
SHOULD THERE BE AN OLD AGE DRIVING LIMIT?

SHOULD THERE BE AN OLD AGE DRIVING LIMIT?

97-year-old Prince Phillip dominated the news when he overturned his car close to the Sandringham estate last week. The Prince walked away unscathed but two people in the other vehicle were injured. The...
UJ SPORTS SCIENTIST HAS BEST OF BOTH WORLDS

UJ SPORTS SCIENTIST HAS BEST OF BOTH WORLDS

University of Johannesburg sports scientist Minky Tshabalala believes she has the best of both worlds, combining a passion for sport with her chosen career. The 29-year-old, who lives in Sunninghill in...