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Activist teams up with Prof to further Tshivenda cultural knowledge

News: 21 November 2019

A Tshakhuma-born young lady, Lusani Davhula, has teamed up with Prof Andrea Emberly (York University in Toronto, Canada) in a bid to repatriate Venda children's music back into South Africa.

Written by: Tshifhiwa Mukwevho
 

 
 

National award for Sydney Mikosi

News: 18 November 2019 By Kaizer Nengovhela

Local tour guide Sydney Fhumulani Mikosi won the coveted national Lilizela award as the best nature guide in South Africa. The seventh annual Lilizela tourism awards were held at the Sun Arena in Pretoria last Friday night.

Toni can be king, say Royal Family

News: 16 November 2019 By Anton van Zyl

The Mphephu-Ramabulana royal council will challenge the recommendations of the provincial and national Houses of Traditional Leaders. These houses filed a report in the Limpopo High Court last week wherein, among others, they state that Toni Mphephu Ramabulana cannot be king of the Vhavenda.

Toddlers abandoned while mother sits in jail

News: 15 November 2019 By Anton van Zyl

In a shocking case of child abuse, two toddlers were left locked in a room for almost five days before social workers intervened and took them to a place of safety. Several questions are being asked, however, as to why the children were abandoned in the first place and why the authorities took so long to respond.

SARF's Limpopo chapter launched

News: 11 November 2019 By Silas Nduvheni

The MEC for Co-operative Governance, Human Settlements and Traditional Affairs (COGSTA), Mr Basikopo Makamu, urged pastors from various denominations who are members of the South African Religious Forum (SARF) to unite.