Did you know that every hour 50 young people (aged between 15 and 24) are infected with HIV in eastern and southern Africa¹? Are you aware that globally, over the past decade, the number of adolescents dying due to AIDS-related illnesses has tripled - despite decreasing among all other age groups²? Have you heard that … Continue reading Sex Education: Porn or Peers?
“See the genre don’t ever define my content/ I let my lyrics help the beat find it’s conscience,” raps the Capetonian musical visionary, Nyota, in I’m Over It, off their latest EP titled Purification Project recorded at Red Bull Studios in Cape Town. At seventeen years old, the non-binary, non-conformist Nyota’s sound feels like a throwback with a twist. … Continue reading NYOTA PRESENTS A NEW VISION
2017 - I made the decision to make more of a media presence, to make my personal blog work, to post more frequently and I think I fulfilled those plans... I would like to say thanks to having a strong urge to voice my opinion differently than what was happening at the time came the … Continue reading Looking forward to 2018 opportunities?
Brace yourself for a sanctuary where no negative vibes can survive – Chan Wela, a new spa situated in Century City, Cape Town, has opened its doors on the 4 th of December. At Chan Wela (meaning “me time” in Thai), the trained spa therapists know how important this essential mantra is. When you step … Continue reading The new Chan Wela spa in Cape Town takes “me time” to a whole new level…
The challenge is on! At Johannesburg Pride, that took place on 28 October, WETHEBRAVE.co.za - a large-scale, national sexual health campaign that specifically addresses gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM) – attempted to beat the number of MSM tested for HIV at Cape Town Pride held earlier this year. “Research has shown that the … Continue reading Is Johannesburg Pride #BraveEnough to Get Tested?
It's as if the infamous "Cape Doctor" refused to not be a part of the anticipated welcoming event of Sizzled on 27 November 2017, much to some patrons dissatisfaction, but Sizzled was on point in many other ways... Many precautions that were put in place the night before to accomodate sizzled patrons were blown over … Continue reading It’s officially a #SIZZLEDFAMILYDAY
As ULTRA South Africa 2018 draws nearer, the festival’s lineup continues to grow even more impressive. Calling on a diverse selection of star-studded international talent and home grown heroes, next year’s fifth anniversary is set to be their biggest to date. Welcoming one of the world’s most renowned underground producers to the RESISTANCE stage, Eats Everything is … Continue reading ULTRA SOUTH AFRICA FINALIZES 5TH YEAR LINEUP!