Q&A: Radio DJ Gaopalelwe Phalaetsile

A journalist at one of Johannesburg’s biggest radio stations Jacaranda FM, this former Witsie from Moruleng in the North West is making a name for herself in South African journalism. Phalaetsile graduated with a BA majoring in Political Studies in 2013.

She is also the founder of a group called The Black Wxman Healing Garden which she describes as “a safe space for black women to share their struggles and empower one another.” She is also a columnist for the Daily Vox, known for her bold and honest opinion pieces on social injustice.


SRC Emergency Fund in deficit

The Sizofunda Ngenkani Emergency Fund, launched by the Wits Student Representative Council (SRC) and Wits University late last month has already gone into a deficit of nearly R2 million. This is according to SRC president, Orediretse Masebe.