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Comedy Helps to De-Stress- November 17,2014

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Laughter was the order of the day at the Steve Biko Centre on Saturday night as local comedians had the audience in stitches during the Tsepiso and Friends Comedy Night show.   A first for the centre, the comedy show was hosted by Mdantsane-born comedian Mbulelo “Manylaughs”...

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Biko’s Legacy Lives On

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Unisa has vowed to introduce seminal works from renowned activists and concepts such as black consciousness into the university’s curriculum. Publishers have also been challenged to reprint some of the writings of struggle icons and thought leaders, as the country reflects on 20 years of...

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Black Wednesday Revisited

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This week marks the commemoration of a dark chapter in South Africa's history, the Black Wednesday.   The apartheid government had banned organisations affiliated to the black consciousness movement and had shut down several newspapers.   The Steve Biko Foundation recalled the memory on film. A 24-minute film documenting...

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Biko Through His Quotes

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Today marks the 37th year since political activist Bantu Steve Biko was brutally murdered by the police of the apartheid system.   The activist’s thinking has influenced academics, artists, politicians, sports personalities and many alike. Today we celebrate his life through beautifully truthful quotes he left us...

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