Thabiso Sebata

'Not all is lost' – A day of rebuilding in Alex

[Stories of Hope] Thabiso was born and raised in Alexandra and is passionate about its people and communities. He shares his story and photos of being part of a clean-up initiative in the wake of the riots and looting.

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Fana forged a path from being a traffic cop to a university graduate

Growing up in Alex, Fana aspired for a better life and he has achieved it. Read more

He hustled for every penny as a child to survive. Today Jeff teaches valuable money lessons

He was an impressionable young man and Jeff says his attitude towards money was shaped by the fact that he would follow a group of boys who worked for a well-known criminal.

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I have lived a life of pain

South African actor Israel Sipho Matseke Zulu (Israel Makoe) opens up about his name, growing up in Alexandra township and how being incarcerated changed his life. Read more