Palesa Manaleng

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Palesa Manaleng is an online writer at Eyewitness News.

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A star is reborn: The reinvention of Gina Mabasa

Singer and actress Gina Mabasa has released a new single but reveals that there were a lot of obstacles in the way, including self-doubt, the coronavirus pandemic and writer's block, to make the song a reality.

Wheelchair bodybuilder 'Max' Kulati shines at first World Cup

The wheelchair bodybuilder had needed assistance to get to Gauteng to live out his dream of making a mark in the body building World Cup and thanks to various individuals and organisiations, the single father of three made it onto the big stage.

Kenya's Olympic star Agnes Tirop found dead

Tirop had represented Kenya at the Tokyo Olympics in the 5,000m - finishing fourth and narrowly missing out on an Olympic medal despite running a season best time of 14:39.62.

Chasing medals with Ernst van Dyk

The Paralympian, wheelchair racing and para-cycling champion took part in the Boston Marathon on Monday, where he came in third.