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Youth unemployment in South Africa

The youth continues to be the worst affected by the high unemployment rate in the country, according to information released by Statistics South Africa.
This as the country commemorates Youth Day.
VOW FM News Reporter Koketso Phasha compiled following special report on youth unemployment…

Why do we celebrate Youth day

Youth Day in South Africa is a day to honour the courage and sacrifice of the Soweto Uprising youth and to celebrate all young people.
This as forty-six years ago a demonstration in Soweto, led largely by high school students was met with a brutal crackdown by police and set off a wave of protests and violent conflicts across South Africa.
Our VOW FM News reporter Palesa Lemeke filed this special report . . .

Youth and Understanding Democracy

According to a research by the University of the Free State Academe democracy cannot be effective
on its own, but is reliant on government and its citizens to sustain it. The research further stated that
for the South African democracy to be sustained, the roles of the government and citizens, need to
be integrated to ensure accountability, transparency, effectiveness and good quality provision of
public services to the citizens.
VOW FM News Reporter Kwena Seema filed the following Youth Day Special

Government support for the Youth

Youth unemployment, questionable education system, depression, violence in schools, these are a few of the many issues that the youth faces.
In his weekly newsletters, earlier in the month, President Cyril Ramaphosa indicated that government was ramping up efforts to address unemployment, specifically related to the youth.
Our VOW FM News Reporter Palesa Lemeke filed the following special report

Mental Health Among the Youth

Youth Day is celebrated annually on June 16 as a reminder of the importance of youth and their voices.
The day also serves to commemorate those young people who lost their lives in the struggle against Apartheid and the Bantu Education System.
VOW FM NEWS Reporter Mapaballo Borotho compiled the following special report, on how mental health disorders affects young people, as South Africa commemorates Youth Day.

Gender Sensitivity and correct use of pronouns.

Mis-gendering occurs when one mis-genders' another person, during interaction, in some way which does not respect one’s gender identity.
VOW FM News Reporter Mapaballo Bootho compiled the following special report on gender identity and the significance of one using correct pronouns.

Covid-19 Regulations

Herd immunity, also known as 'population immunity', is the indirect protection from an infectious disease that happens when a population is immune either through vaccination or immunity developed through previous infection. World Health Organisation supports achieving 'herd immunity' through vaccination, not by allowing a disease to spread through any segment of the population, as this would result in unnecessary cases and deaths, Mapaballo Borotho copiled the following report on whether Covid-19 regulations have been effective and Population immunity.


Earlier this week Gauteng Premier David Makhura outlined his plans during the State of The Province for the 2022\23 financial year.
VOW FM News Reporter, Mmangaliso Khumalo filed the following special report…

Cannabis Edibles

Parents, teachers and the department of Education are concerned about the growing trend of learners consuming cannabis in the form of ‘space cakes during school hours.
Vow FM News Reporter Tasha Siziba compiled the following special report…

Autism Spectrum Disorder

The Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability caused by differences in the brain. VOW FM news reporter Mapaballo Borotho has filed the following special report on the disorder…

Depression and Anxiety during the peak of Covid-19

Anxiety and depression cases have gone up by over 25% globally due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this is according to the World Health Organization which also discovered that the pandemic affected those who were needing access to mental health services.
VOW FM News Mapaballo Borotho compiled the following report…

Water Week

The World Water Day is observed annually on March 22.
South Africa observes Water Week from March 22 until March 27, focusing on the importance of freshwater and also advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources.
VOW FM News Reporter Rumbidzai Chivende filed the following special report...

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