Support Group at Nkodibe High School

On the 27th of May 2009 a support group was implemented at Nkodibe High school. The idea came to me after a meeting with the social work coordinator (Delly Mashele) that was held at the office on the 20 April 2009 between me (Sinethemba Mofu), Andile Zulu, Sthembiso … [Read more...]

Massacre at Masibonisane!

On Friday 24th  July Mpilonhle Academy played against Masibonisane Educators. The result was we lost by 4 goals to 1. The team has now played 3 games, won 1 and lost 2. Not a bad run of scores. We looked good before the game due to our new jerseys. During the game we … [Read more...]

United States Counsel-General in Durban, Ms. Jill Dederian, Visits Mpilonhle

United States Counsel-General in Durban, Ms. Jill Dederian, Visits Mpilonhle United States Counsel General in Durban, Ms. Jill Derderian visited Mpilonhle on 26 May 2009.  Ms. Olga Mashia, United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Youth Specialist, and … [Read more...]

The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread!

This week Mpilonhle Academy is playing their 3rd official match. The opponents will be Masibonisane Educators. They have more than 50 educators at Masibonisane and around 1700 learners. This makes this game probably the biggest game this year. Around 25 male … [Read more...]

DNA Leads to African Roots

American talk show host and our Mother of course Oprah Winfrey is one of the thousands African American who traced their African roots via DNA mapping .She discovered that she was a descedent of the Kpelle people of LIberia . since DNA mapping made it possible to … [Read more...]

Charlize Theron & LAFC Chelsea’s South African Soccer Fields

The Academy Award winner's Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project is teaming up with LAFC Chelsea Soccer Club in Los Angeles to build community soccer programs for underprivileged children in South Africa. In addition to soccer fields, uniforms and equipment, kids … [Read more...]

Mpilonhle Receives Grant of 50,000 Rand from South African Sugar Association for Food Parcel Program

9 July 2009 Mpilonhle has received a grant of 50,000 rand in from the South African Sugar Association (http://www.sasa.org.za/HomePage1.aspx) for support of Mpilonhle’s food parcel program. The food parcel program was initiated with support from Oprah’s Angels … [Read more...]

Teachers Training in July 2009

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Was MJ a hero?

"He was my hero." It was a simple message on a placard outside Michael Jackson's home. It got me thinking: "What is a hero and was Jackson one?" So, for a start, I went to the Shorter Oxford English Dictionary for a definition. It was split into three parts: 1. A … [Read more...]