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Charlotte Nyatanga - Chipangura

Miscarriages are heavy losses too

Until you’ve suffered a miscarriage, you would never guess the sensitivities it entails. Although some people do not view it as a real loss, it is a dagger through the heart of a mom who would have started toying with names, started shopping for clothes, as well as begun seeing and feeling changes within her body; changes brought about by the new life she would preparing to bring into the world. To have that life snuffed of, even without having held the baby in your arms, is a bitter pill to swallow.

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Charlotte Nyatanga-Chipangura
Charlotte Nyatanga - Chipangura

Unexpected rays of sunshine

This past week has been extremely difficult for me. There are events that unfolded and left me feeling like I had been hit by a

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Charlotte Nyatanga-Chipangura
Charlotte Nyatanga - Chipangura

Giving new life to old bottles

Sean Williams is an animal and environmental activist who has travelled around the world and seen animals in their natural habitat. To minimise the impact of pollution on nature, he is mobilising people and resources to clean up the streets of Fourways and Lonehill. He has even gone ahead and adopted a number of endangered animals. His team built an eco-brick bench in Lonehill Park.

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Charlotte Nyatanga-Chipangura
Charlotte Nyatanga - Chipangura

Educate a woman, educate a nation

Zamanzini Zungu is proof that the days of women being satisfied with being barefoot and pregnant are fast becoming a thing of the past in Africa. She is extending her parents’ house in Pietermaritzburg. Pictures of her doing what she knows best have turned her into an overnight sensation, home and abroad.

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