Class Act – Turning Plastic Bottles Into the Building Blocks of Education

Class Act – Turning Plastic Bottles Into the Building Blocks of Education

A small company in the east of Gauteng has figured out a way to turn recycled plastic into functional building material that can be used to build classrooms countrywide. Bottles2Build turns plastic waste into square-shaped bottles which interconnect, helping to create structures. “What is really nice about the initiative is that, not only is it […]

The Battle for Limpopo Ahead of ANC 2017

The Battle for Limpopo Ahead of ANC 2017

The upcoming Limpopo regional elective conference will be a make-or-break test of the province’s once-taken for granted support for deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa as the party president ahead of the December elective conference. The province now appears deeply divided over the succession battle between Ramaphosa and outgoing African Union commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. The regional […]