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Latest Episodes

Ask Yourself: Episode 6 – Listening between the lines
July 21, 2021

In which the Ukuzibuza team ask the Langa Mavuso about music and its relevance to societal issues.

Ask Yourself: Episode 5 – The come up
July 14, 2021

In which the Ukuzibuza team ask the M&G editor what support exists for young writers.

Ask Yourself: Episode 4 – The mental health currency
July 07, 2021

In which the Ukuzibuza team ask about the challenges young people face online and off when it comes to mental health.

Ask Yourself: Episode 3 – 616
June 30, 2021

In which the Ukuzibuza team ask "Is there still room for monastic schools in a world where gender is fluid?"

Ask Yourself: Episode 2 – Pride and Preference
June 23, 2021

In which the Ukuzibuza team ask "Is there still room for monastic schools in a world where gender is fluid?"

Ask Yourself: Episode 1 – How to start a revolution
June 16, 2021

Celebrate Youth Day by tuning in to episode one of our new youth-centred podcast series.

Could an implant the size of a match stick save teenage girls from HIV? Find out.
June 11, 2019

Bhekisisa editor Mia Malan talks to HIV scientist Salim Abdool Karim about his research on risky relationships of young women and older men.

[LISTEN] You bank your money each month, so why not bank your breast milk?
March 24, 2019

We always tell moms breast is best but sometimes milk doesn't come when babies do. This breast milk bank is filling in these gaps.

Did the apartheid government inject black people with HIV? We look to science.
March 12, 2019

This month, the New African boasts a shocking headline: "We deliberately spread Aids in South Africa." Could that be true?

[LISTEN] This mom became a sex worker and her daughter is fine with it
February 07, 2019

Sex work is selling a service, not your body, says Mariska Majoor. There's nothing sinister about it.