#teamvuvu: Ray Mahlaka

Originally posted on Write. Snap. Click.:
Always ready with a pose. Photo: Pheladi Sethusa While there was relative calm in the newsroom yesterday , I stole Ray for a few minutes to have a wee chat. *Disclaimer: “Ray” is not his government name… Me: How would you describe your outfit/style for the day?  Ray: I usually…

The Post in Braamfontein

Recently I visited a hidden gem restaurant in Braamfontein called The Post at Cnr Juta and De Beer street. The restaurant is located on the rejuvenated Juta street in Johannesburg, housing clothing shops and quirky restaurants. Having an array of treats to offer and order, a freshly made lemonade is the drink to order accompanied by an…

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu at Wits Origin Center

South African Minister of Public Service and Administration, Lindiwe Sisulu was the key note speaker hosted by the Student Development and Leadership Unit (SDLU) together with the Mail & Guardian. The event called “The Gender Agenda” was held at the Wits University Origin Center on Monday 19 August 2013. Video: Nolwazi Mjwara and Ray Mahlaka

The power of photoshop

Atrocious photographs were miraculously salvaged this week in the Wits Vuvuzela newsroom. Taking photographs earlier in the week on the backdrop of total darkness aided to the demise of the picture-taking exercise and quality. Bearing in mind that most photographs journalists take are destined for print publication, there is absolutely no room for error. The…

Winner takes it all #SRC elects

Storify by Ray Mahlaka Tue, Sep 17 2013 08:51:24 Winner takes it all #SRC elects After the 2013 Wits SRC elections results were announced, various portfolios within the student body have been announced. Some celebrated and chanted, tears were streaming and others livid. The 2013 SRC makes up of new kids on the political block…

Springboks devour the Wallabies on home turf

KARABO MAHLAKA After five bitter test match losses, South Africa’s Springboks catapulted to rugby championship victory after thrashing Australia’s Wallabies 31-8 points at Loftus Versfeld Stadium, Pretoria. The star of the test match, winger Bryan Habana masqueraded and dutifully scored three elegant out of five tries- which were etched in the 29 th, 61st and…