U-Edmund Mhlongo

U-Edmund Mhlongo wazalwa ngo-1956 esigodini saseNkwenkwe ngaseMelmoth, eNyakatho neKwaZulu-Natal. Ngokuhamba kwesikhathi wafudukela KwaMashu ngesikhathi abazali bakhe sebethuthela eThekwini. Ufunde umatikuletsheni ngo-1983 eJohn Dube High School KwaMashu waqhubeka nokuthola iziqu zeBA Honours eNyuvesi yaseThekwini-Westville ngemuva kwalokho wadlulela e-Sussex University e-United Kingdom lapho enza iziqu ze-Masters. Ngo-2005, waklonyeliswa nge-Durban Theatre Award. Uphinde abe ngumkhiqizi othweswe iziqu yi-Hollywood … Read more

U-Alfred Nokwe

Wazalewa e-Port St John’s, uNokwe ngokokuzalwa wayenephesenti lobuXhosa kanye nobu-Batman. UNokwe wathuthela eThekwini ngo-1942 waqala isikole eMbhoshongweni (ithempeli laseNdiya) ku-Somtseu Road owawungaphansi kweso le-Loram Government School. UNokwe wayengumfundi okhaliphile futhi othisha bathatha isinqumo sokumdlulisa ngenxa yalokho wadlulela e-St Faith’s Mission ku-Carlisle Street. UNokwe ujoyine i-Municipal Brass Band,wafunda i-tap dance. Wyephinde abe seqenjini lamadoda elalibizwa nge- … Read more

UTu Nokwe

Ngaphandle kokuba ngumlingisikazi, uTu Nokwe ongowokuzalwa eNingizimu Afrika ungumculi, umshayi wesigingci, umqambi wezingoma, umculi wezingoma nomfundisi. Uthando lukaTu Nokwe lwezingane nomphakathi yilo olumgqugquzelayo emculweni wakhe. Lokhu kubone i-albhamu yakhe ethi-African Child iwina i-‘Best release from Africa ‘kumagazini womculo womhlaba wase-British. UTu Nokwe ukhulele KwaMashu, futhi uyilungu lomndeni odume kakhulu kwezomculo waseNingizimu Afrika, kwesinye isikhathi obizwa … Read more

Ilokishi iMpumalanga: ilanga liphuma entshonalanga

Abantu base lokishini iMpumalanga emngceleni osentshonalanga yeTheku banokuningi okufanele bakujabulele. Ngempumelelo babeke emuva udlame olunzima lwezepolitiki ababhekana nalo  ngonyaka wango-1980 kanye nasekuqaleni kwngo-1990 olwathatha izimpilo zabaningi  ababathandayo kanye nomakhelwane. Impela, ubugebengu, ukwentuleka kwemisebenzi, izingxabano zamatekisi nobumphofu kuseyizinselelo ezinkulu. Kepha babhekana nakhoo ngomfutho ofanayo nokuzethemba babeka emuva izigigaba zakudala. Usomabhizinisi wendawo kanye nesakhamuzi uMzamo Xaba uchaza … Read more

Ingabe lizoshintshwa igama ledolobha iDurban?

Maningi amagama emigwaqo, izakhiwo nezindawo ashintshiwe kusukela ngokhetho luka-1994. Uzokhumbula ukuthi eminyakeni eyedlule kuke kwaba undabuzekwayo ukushintswa kwamagama emigwaqo yeTheku namaphethelo. Kwaba nemibono eyahlukene evezwa ngabantu, bebodwa abathi asikho isidingo sokumosha izimali ngalolu shintsho abanye bethi lolu shintsho lungaba nomthelela ongemuhle kwezomlando. Ekugcineni ashintshiwe amagama amaningi aqanjwa ngezinqalabutho zomzabalazo. Kamuva ukushintshwa kwe-Port Elizabeth yabizwa nge-Gqeberha … Read more

Izitshalo ezingamakhambi okwelapha

Ukuzelapha ekhaya kuyindlela yomdabu kanye nezindlela zokupheka ezivela ezitshalweni ezikhulile ezingasebenza ukwelapha. Lezi zitshalo zingasetshenziswa ukwelapha, ukudambisa, nokunciphisa izinhlungu. Lezi zindlela azigcini nje ngokugcina isikhathi nemali kepha kulula ukuzididiyela. Nazi izitshalo esingazisebenzisa njengamakhambi Isihlahla sikaBhanana I-Fennel I-Mint I-Granadilla I-Lemon Grass Isihlahla sikaBhanana Cwecwa bese ucuba ubhanana ongakavuthwa bese uwafaka emqubukweni, emuhuzukweni noma esilondeni sokusha. Mboza … Read more