"children" tag

Strawberry Field in a jam

Moms express dismay at children’s playground closure EAST London moms are devastated at the upcoming closure of Strawberry Field children’s playground and party venue in Beacon Bay.


Drive to expose youth to theatre

WITH the realisation that most children in South Africa do not have access to theatre, ASSITEJ SA, in collaboration with its partners recently launched the “Take a Child to the Theatre Today” global campaign, under their Theatre4Youth project.


PERFECT PARENTING: Lessons from icon’s fall

Children should learn to separate behaviour from personality instead of seeking to mimic perfection, writes Sheryl Maastrecht


Global move to combat violence

THURSDAY marks the 15th anniversary of V-Day, a global activist movement to end violence against women and girls.


I did not ‘steal’ the baby

THE Minister of Women, Children and People with Disability has dismissed claims by a Mqanduli mother that she used her position to “steal” the woman’s two-year-old daughter.

TRAGIC LOSS: Siblings Wuve Sotondoshe, right, and Inam Sotondoshe  with their cousin Endinako Matshoba. Wuve died on Wednesday  afternoon after being electrocuted by an illegally connected electricity  wire

Wires of death

FOUR-year-old Wuve Sotondoshe was playing outside on Wednesday afternoon when he accidentally touched a live wire and was killed.


Playing EL children find slain couple

THE provincial police forensic task team has been called to investigate a bizarre double murder in East London’s Scenery Park township at the weekend.

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