Keagan Clack, an art direction student at the Stellenbosch Academy, was recently announced as one of three finalists in the student category of the 2017 AdFocus Awards. I caught up with Clack and his lecturer, Caroline Piotrowski to find out what they're expecting from the gala evening taking place on Wednesday, 22 November 2017 in Johannesburg.
“This piece has been burning a hole in my head for the past five or six years,” says Lebogang Mashile about her appearance at Design Indaba 2018, for which she is developing an original theatre piece that interrogates aspects of black feminine identity through the exploration of the experiences of Sarah Baartman. A Khoi woman who was famously exhibited as freak show attractions in 19th-century Europe, Sarah Baartman's story is one of extreme objectification of the black female body, something Mashile is both nervous and eager to take on.
Ericsson's efforts have been recognized by industry leaders across the region, and as a result, Ericsson has received the Editor's Choice Award. Ericsson received two prestigious awards – the Editor's Choice Award for its work in 5G innovation and the Connecting the Unconnected Award for connecting communities in partnership with “Wot-If? Trust” – at this year's CommsMEA Awards.
A two-week training programme for stakeholders engaged in Monitoring and Evaluation is underway in Accra to shape their skills and knowledge for enhanced performance. The programme, dubbed; “Harmattan School,” is hosted by the Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration , in collaboration with the Centres for Learning on Evaluation and Results, Anglophone Africa , University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
A court decision on whether to allow a probe into Steinhoff's accounts is expected by no later than December this year, the South African group said on Monday. German prosecutors in August said they were investigating current and former executives of Steinhoff, which is listed in Germany and Johannesburg, for suspected accounting fraud.
Nicole Capper was crowned Mrs South Africa 2018 on Sunday night at a glittering finale at Emperors Palace. Picture: Supplied Nicole Capper , from Broadacers, Johannesburg was crowned Mrs South Africa 2018 on Sunday night at a glittering finale at Emperors Palace.
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