She started a Saturday class with only 27 learners but now it has developed it into two fully-fledged schools and a college that even touched Nelson Mabdela's heart. But Jackie Gallagher first had to overcome trials and tribulations of her own, including sexual abuse.
She couldn't turn a blind eye when children as young as 9, were used as sex workers. Khanyiseli Motsha came face to face with pimps, saving dozens of youngsters. Today, some of the former prostitutes are building a better future at universities.
This week we remind you of the incredible story of the Ncholo Family which scooped the Best Television Feature at the 2013 Vodacom journalist of the year awards. We bring you one of the most profound stories of forgiveness and reconciliation this country has ever seen.
He lost his eyesight, at a time when his sporting career was promising. Derek Carter needed to prepare for what seemed like a bleak future.
Struck by a rare genetic condition that progressively weakens the body, Edward Ndopu’s life changed forever, more seriously leaving his mobility severely affected. Now an international student and powerful voice that lobbies for the rights of disabled people.
“We’re very sad Eleni is leaving us. She is a very popular member of the team and a true professional” says Group Head of eNCA, Patrick Conroy. Giokos was destined to anchor a new business show on eNCA, but opted to join Bloomberg TV Africa after lengthy talks with both channels.