City of Johannesburg brings Imbizo to the youth

By Keneilwe Gift Ndlovu - Are you a young adult who’s interested in entrepreneurship, but you do not know where to start? We joined the Mayoral Member Candidate (MMC) for Health and Social Development Dr Mpho Phalatse as she brought the Youth Imbizo to the Cosmo City Multipurpose Centre. Bringing along with her; Government agencies,... Continue Reading →


City of Joburg touches the hearts of the homeless

By Keneilwe Ndlovu - We joined non-profit organisation New Acropolis that has partnered with the City of Johannesburg to give the homeless a restaurant experience at 3 Kotze Street shelter in Johannesburg. The homeless were given various options of food to choose from and indulge. Moyo’s restaurant in Melrose Arch was one of the many sponsors... Continue Reading →

Take a hike at the burbs of Northcliff

By Tshepo Tau - Sun Screen check! Shades check! Hat check! This was us dragging our melanin dripping selves to another #ExploreJoburg trip on a Friday. We are getting the nick of this hiking thing after we explored Mellville Kopies a few weeks ago and thought why not carry on and convince ourselves that we... Continue Reading →

Service Delivery At Your Doorstep

By ^PS – As a social media officer for the City of Johannesburg, I communicate city messages on all social media platforms, but one of the most important aspect of my job is being able to deal with complaints from residents of the city. Being able to put myself in their shoes and handle their... Continue Reading →

How to make it in Joburg

By ^NS - We recently ran into a humorous piece on Mzansi memes on how to survive in Johannesburg. We have added a few extra tips because we care. Feel free to add your own tips below: Do not forget the reason you moved to Johannesburg. Most people forget and go back home with no... Continue Reading →

Another side to the Joburg nightlife

By ^GZ - I had a one-woman #ExploreJoburg venture at the Bridges That Connect Us art exhibition and auction in Joburg recently. Not only was I without the team this time around, but this one-woman #ExploreJoburg endeavor was at night. I was exploring the other side of the Joburg nightlife and it turns out that... Continue Reading →

Taboo never loses its shine

By ^NS - "In some rooms you are always trapped, you enter them with grim purpose and leave them as soon as you can. Others invite you to settle and nestle in. Some buildings lift your spirit, others kill it.” Whether you describe yourself as a night or morning person, it doesn’t matter because after... Continue Reading →

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