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Did You Know? That you May Not Be Loved Right
yesterday
What is that one thing you have on dark days when you feel like the world is closing in on you? What is that one thing that will always be there even when hate is there too? Love is that one thing. There are different types of love and there are different ways that different…
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Did You Know? Why We Celebrate Heritage Day
a week ago
Heritage Day is a South African public holiday which honours the culture and diversity of the traditions and beliefs of all South Africans. South Africans celebrate Heritage Day on 24 September and recognise the cultural wealth of our nation. Every year on this day people get to eat, drink and celebrate what makes us distinctive…
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Did you know? Who’s Making the Whole World Dance
2 weeks ago
If you’re reading this you’ve probably taken part in the viral #JerusalemaDanceChallenge or at least have seen videos of people dancing to the Jerusalema song online. The global smash hit has taken the world by storm that even celebrities, such as football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, have hyped the song on their social media pages. But,…
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Did You Know? Why We Dream
3 weeks ago
Dreaming is such a natural and ever-present event that happens to most people. We dream of fighting lions, chasing kidnappers, seeking revenge on those who hurt us or even simply of family, friends and work. Dreams can seem so real and at other times downright bizarre. When sleeping there are five stages of sleep. Stages…
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Did You Know? What Albinism Is
4 weeks ago
“Why are you so white?” the young girl at the bus stop asked the teenage boy with white hair and white skin. “I have albinism,” he gently said. Have you ever wondered why some people seem to be so white and with white or yellow hair? People who present in this way usually have a…
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Did you know? Music Can Heal you
a month ago
Did you know listening to upbeat music while doing a task like washing dishes or cleaning the house can help you finish the task quickly? Did you also know that listening to music can relax the mind, energise the body, and even help people manage pain? Music at this point is that one friend that…
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Africans are Natural-Born Mathematicians
a month ago
African people are fascinating and diverse, from ancient times until, today and will be for generations to come. The diversity and uniqueness found in Africans and Africa is one that leaves an interesting taste on the palate. Equally enchanting, is the manner with which African people have chosen to fashion and live life. Beliefs, traditions,…
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Did you know FunDza is free
2 months ago
Yes! It is finally official, no more data struggles to access our site. The fundza.mobi site is now absolutely #datafree on all major SA mobile networks! We know the struggle has been real for many of our Fanz as they struggle with too little data or airtime to read often on our site. The good…
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How To add FunDza as a homepage
3 weeks ago
Mandy just found out that reading on FunDza is now free – no data required! Every time she logs in she types in the whole address: live.fundza.mobi. But her helpful friend Tamica (that’s me) showed her that there’s no need to do this. You can now add a link to FunDza to your homepage. This…
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How to submit your writing through WhatsApp
4 months ago
Submitting your writing to FunDza has never been easier now that you can submit through FunDza’s WhatsApp portal. To connect with FunDza on WhatsApp, simply text ‘hi’ to 0600 54 8676. You will receive a reply within seconds with a menu where you can find a limited library, information on how to do courses, get…
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How to create a routine for kids during lockdown
5 months ago
President Cyril Ramaphosa has extended lockdown to prevent the alarming rate at which COVID-19 is spreading around the country. Kids have been home for a while now, the cartoons are no longer exciting, naptime at this point is World War Three and let’s not forget when you are in a Zoom meeting trying to multi-task…
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You have been cancelled!
7 hours ago
Cancel culture is a form of group shaming that is performed mostly on social media against a person (usually a public figure) who has done or said something that might be considered objectionable or offensive by other online users. The genesis of cancel culture was well intentioned. It was to ensure that mostly public figures…
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Gangsterism Must Fall
a week ago
Gangsterism is a horrible scourge in society that has led to the untimely death of many young people. I write this with tears in my eyes after reading yet another article about an innocent child on the Cape Flats in Cape Town recently perishing in hospital after being caught in a crossfire between two local…
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My hair is not your business
2 weeks ago
Isn’t it tiring to still be talking about hair prejudice in 2020? Especially in South Africa where the majority of hair texture is kinky? It is, but the reality is big corporations like Clicks are a reflection of what young black girls in particular are dealing with, experiencing the hate for their afros from a…
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Workwise: Networking
yesterday
When you hear the word network you might think of the Herbal life presentations requiring you to join the movement, right? That is just one part of networking! There is much more to networks. They can help you to land a job or take your hustling game to the next level! Networking is simply getting…
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Workwise: Finding Appropriate Jobs Online
2 weeks ago
How difficult are jobs to come by at the moment? If you’ve been looking for a job, you’ll know that they are like hen’s teeth! (BTW: hens don’t have teeth!) It has become incredibly hard to find one, especially after the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdown effectively shutting down our economy for months. So…
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Workwise: WeThinkCode Interview
2 months ago
Coding: A way into the digital world Have you thought about getting involved in coding? Perhaps it’s not something that came up at school so you don’t know much about it? How do you prepare yourself for the type of jobs that are now available? Things have changed dramatically in the last couple of decades.…