How #onlinemedia can help ease South Africa’s high youth unemployment

The recent passing of the youth wage subsidy bill is a welcome relief, given the unacceptable 50% unemployment rate in this age group in South Africa. But Cosatu threatens to contest the subsidy in the courts of law. While the dilly dallying continues, the online media can provide opportunities for increasing size of the dent on youth unemployment if properly leveraged.

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Khuli Chana parody too dry for Distell

I have always loved parody at all times. It is a great way to discuss serious or complex issue in a manner that everybody can understand or bring attention current events. The King of the Game has always been Nando's creative advertising concepts but this time around @SABCToo (An SABC parody Twitter account) took the…

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#Online EVERYTHING, could it be risky?

A whole lot has changed over the years. The way we dress, talk, spell, express our emotions, communicate with others, even the way we cook and the list goes on. In my opinion, a common catalyst for most of this change is technology. Almost anything you can think of is available on-line. Convenient yes but…

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