Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa advocates reading at the South African Book Fair

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is an advocate of early childhood development through reading. He joined the South African Book Development Council at Museum Africa to kick off the South African Book Fair. The South African Book Fair (SABF), in association with the Fibre, Processing and Manufacturing (FP&M) SETA returned after a short absence, and kicked…

Giving heroism a new face

Through her trilogy, Bontle Senne hopes to inspire young black women. “I like the idea of a black girl also kicking butt and breaking down the gender stereotype,” she says. “It is important for young people to see heroes who look like them in mainstream media, role-models who represent their gender and background.” Given African…