Cavin Johnson is the interim coach of Kaizer Chiefs and has been tasked with guiding the team towards success in the DStv Premiership. He has revitalized the team with his tactical understanding, player management, and innovative strategy, instilling a sense of hope among supporters and establishing himself as a respected figure in the Chiefs’ history. The Chiefs’ management has expressed satisfaction with Johnson’s leadership and believes he is the ideal individual to elevate the club back to its rightful status. Under Johnson’s supervision, the Chiefs have upheld a commendable position, currently holding the sixth spot with 24 points in the league table.
Coco Gauff, the rising American tennis star, aims for more than just one Grand Slam win, with the goal of securing doubledigit titles. Gauff’s mental strength plays a crucial role in her success, as she focuses on a longterm perspective and a seasoned approach to her professional journey. Her recent triumphs at the US Open and Auckland Classic demonstrate the importance of a strong mindset, resilience, and unwavering vision in achieving greatness. Gauff’s journey serves as an inspiration for young athletes worldwide.
DJ Zinhle, a celebrated South African artist, recently celebrated her 41st birthday with a virtual carnival of warm wishes and heartfelt messages. Her fans, friends, and loved ones praised her as a symbol of strength, elegance, and inspiration. DJ Zinhle’s path serves as a demonstration of the impactful role of music in shaping cultural identity and economic dynamism. She strikes a chord across age groups and geographical boundaries, reflecting her dual identity as a celebrated artist and a devoted mother.
The Springboks rugby team in South Africa is more than just a sports team they represent unity, hope, and inspiration for their fans and the world. Michael Yormark, the President of Roc Nation Sports International, discovered the extraordinary bond between the team and its followers during a school visit with player Cheslin Kolbe. Yormark believes the Springboks’ unique mission of inspiring and instilling hope gives them a competitive advantage and the potential to spread their message of unity and optimism globally.
Dr. Mariëtte Wheeler, a Life Sciences teacher at Protea Heights Academy, has been named one of the top 10 finalists for the Global Teacher Prize. The prestigious award recognises outstanding educators around the world, and Dr. Wheeler’s innovative teaching techniques and dedication to education have landed her a spot among the best. As she competes for the ultimate prize, her journey serves as an inspiration to educators everywhere, showing that exceptional teachers have the power to transform lives.
Cass Collier is a towering figure in South African surfing. He rose to fame in the late 1990s as the first nonwhite surfer to win an international surfing title. Today, he is a triple Western Province Champion, a Big Wave World Surfing Champion, and one of the top surf coaches globally. His journey is nothing short of inspirational.
Fatima Sydow, a renowned celebrity chef from Cape Town, has always been a beacon of positivity and inspiration for her countless followers. Her passion for cooking and dedication to her craft has made her a beloved figure in the culinary world.
Jojo Robinson, famous for her appearance on Real Housewives of Durban (RHOD), has shared an inspiring story on Instagram, revealing her humble beginnings and promoting the value of hard work. With over 131,000 followers, Jojo’s words have the power to motivate numerous individuals to persevere through adversity.
South African singer Lira faced a significant challenge when she suffered a stroke while traveling in March 2022. The stroke left her unable to speak, read, or write, which is a severe loss as a musician. However, Lira’s unwavering spirit and determination have been a beacon of hope and a testament to her resilience.
South Africa has been captivated by the incredible journey of Musa Motha, a talented amputee dancer. Despite losing one of his legs at eight, Motha’s determination and passion for dance remained unshaken. Now residing in London, Motha recently graced Britain’s Got Talent stage, leaving audiences in awe of his exceptional talent.
Para surfing may not yet be an official part of the Paralympic program, but it has been slowly gaining recognition since its debut at the 2021 Tokyo Olympics. With dreams of showcasing their skills on the world stage at the 2028 Los Angeles Games, South African para surfers Raemondo Lessing and Thando Ngcikwe are determined to ride the waves of resilience to success.
Nestled behind the renowned Peregrine Farmstall in Grabouw lies a hidden gem for book enthusiasts. Liberty Books is a oneofakind bookstore that offers three unique experiences, each with its own charm. This establishment provides a sanctuary for book lovers to find solace and inspiration.
Renowned chef and television personality Siba Mtongana’s establishment, Siba The Restaurant, has recently been awarded the title of ‘Most Exclusive Fine Dining Restaurant 2023 in Cape Town’ at the Restaurant and Bar Awards 2023 hosted by LUX Life Magazine in the UK. This prestigious recognition follows the impressive honor it received in 2022 at the World Culinary Awards, further cementing its wellregarded reputation in the world of fine dining.
On the 6th of May 2023, Linda Thompson, a resident of Cape Town, joined an elite group of twelve swimmers who have successfully swum the 33km stretch from Rooi Els to Miller’s Point across False Bay without a wetsuit. The swim is notoriously challenging due to its unpredictable weather and strong currents, and only a few seasoned openwater swimmers have managed to complete it.
Nestled in the charming village of Jamestown, a short 4km drive from Stellenbosch, lies an undiscovered gem perfect for celebrating Mother’s Day in style. Founded in 2020 by Wendy Attwell, Barbara and Beatrice Fassler, along with their assistants Boston and Lenny, the Jamestown Flower Farm offers a unique and unforgettable experience for families.