Mpho Chawane

Mpho is an inhouse entertainment writer. Reach him on: mpho@joziwire.co.za

government employee salaries in south africa
Mpho Chawane on 07th Oct

With unemployment in South Africa being at record highs, a career in public service sounds more and more lucrative. Government...

SARS south africans living abroad
Mpho Chawane on 22nd Sep

South African Revenue Service (SARS) is spreading its tentacles far and wide. In recent years, they have become very serious...

how to check if you still qualify for the sassa r350 grant
Mpho Chawane on 16th Sep

South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) recently reintroduced the Special Covid-19 R350 Social Relief of Distress (SRD)...

britbox south africa
Mpho Chawane on 02nd Aug

Another streaming service is launching in South Africa. Britbox, the UK streaming service launched by the BBC and ITV, will...

can you get medical aid if you are already pregnant in south africa
Mpho Chawane on 07th Jul

As of 2021, fewer than 20% of South Africans are covered by a medical aid scheme. The number of those covered overwhelmingly...

How to change SASSA payment method
Mpho Chawane on 17th May

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) is an agency of the government that has been supporting needy South Africans...

How to convert Bitcoin to Cash in South Africa
Mpho Chawane on 14th Apr

One drawback about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is the limited ways you can convert them into fiat currency (government...

How to check and prevent identity theft in South Africa
Mpho Chawane on 07th Apr

Identity theft is probably the fastest growing crime in the world, and South Africa has not been left behind. Every year,...

Quick loan in South Africa
Mpho Chawane on 06th Apr

We are living in troubling times. The Covid-19 pandemic has wiped out wealth for many people, and put a stop on income for...

South Africa marriage age 1
Mpho Chawane on 19th Mar

The age at which the average South African gets married for the first time is going up. New data released by Statistics...