Mpho Koka Journalist

Mpho Koka is a journalist at Sowetan, working as a general news journalist and reporter.

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Makhubo was a gift to SA’s public service, says Mashatile

ANC treasurer-general Paul Mashatile has described deceased City of Johannesburg mayor Geoff Makhubo as a selfless ...

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Gift of the Givers asks for help in tackling water crisis at Joburg hospitals

"Bring more water bottles and cash donations to buy JoJo tanks and drill boreholes." This is the desperate call by ...

Careers

Nkwe’s guide on how to turn a crisis into a business

Tumisang Nkwe lost his job and began writing study guides to help learners.

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Ndebele activist Mahlangu forgives Boulders manager for faux pas

“I am not angry at him. He needs to go back to work. I challenge all South Africans to practise their culture and learn ...

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Centenarian spills tea about her secret to long life

A granny, who got to celebrate her 100th birthday early, believes God has forgotten her ticket to heaven

Entertainment

Mbali Hlophe calls on artists to write songs that raise consciousness

The Gauteng MEC for sports, arts, culture & recreation used her Freedom Day address to call on artists to use their ...

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Pandemic sent pastor down financial hellhole

When the President extended the country’s first hard lockdown, a pastor had to rely on handouts and reprieve on his ...

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Students in call to name street after Mthokozisi Ntumba

The City of Johannesburg says it will not express any view on whether the municipality would support the renaming of De ...

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Cases on hold due to plumbing problem at Soweto court

The Protea magistrate's court in Soweto was forced to postpone all court cases on Wednesday after going five weeks ...

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Alcohol ban leads to fewer crashes, fatalities on Gauteng roads

Gauteng experienced a sharp decrease in the number of road accidents and fatalities after the ban of alcohol sales in ...