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WE TRAIN THESE COMMUNITY PARALEGALS TO BE RADIO JOURNALISTS

Richard ‘Bricks’ Mokolo
Orange Farm Human Rights Advice Centre, GP

Nthofela Makhele
Ukuthula Advice Office, Kwaggafontein, MP

Jan Tshepo Sindane
Ukuthula Advice Office, Kwaggafontein MP

Daniel Dibe
Human Rights Legal Network, Ventersdorp

Tshokolo Petrus Mahangu
Orange Farm Human Right Advice Centre, GP

Confidence Ntelele
Hennenman Victim Empowerment Forum, FP

Jacob Matakanye
Messina Legal Advice Office, LP

Nomaswazi Tshabalala
Ficksburg Advice Centre,
FS

Bonny Nyelele
Hennenman Victim Empowerment Forum, FP

Motlaepula George Lebitsa
Lebitsa, Ficksburg Advice Centre, FP

Martha Mafumo Chauke Langa
Dobsonville office, GP

Dladla Mokeki
Hennenman Victim Empowerment Forum, FP

Nhlanhla Matafeni
Dobsonville Advice Office, Johannesburg, GP

Sabelo Mfeka
Amaoti Community Resource, KZN

Albert Makwela
Relemogile Advice Office,
LP

Phale Hendrick Musi
Messina Legal Advice Office, LP

WE USE TECHNOLOGY TO RUN A VIRTUAL NEWSROOM BASED IN THESE AREAS AROUND SOUTH AFRICA

Orange Farm

Orange Farm Human Rights Advice Office
This is a community 50km outside of Johannesburg. They deal with evictions and human rights. Bricks Mokolo runs the office and the radio station partner is Thetha FM.

Hennenman

Hennenman Victim Empowerment Forum
A farming community in The Free State. Dladla Mokeki runs the office. The partner radio station is Lejweleputswa District Community Radio Station (The Rock).

Musina

Messina Legal Advice Office
This office is right on the border with Zimbabwe and deals with issues of foreign nationals and family matters. The Head paralegal is Jacob Matakanye. The radio partner is Musina FM.

Amaoti

Amoati Community Resource Centre
Based in Kwa-Zulu Natal. The radio partner is Inanda FM.

Jersey Farm

Jersey Farm Advice and Information Centre
Based in the Eastern Cape. The radio partner is Unitra Community Radio.

Ficksburg

Ficksburg Advice Centre
This office is on the border with Lesotho. Tshabalala Nomaswazi runs the office. The radio partner is Setsotho FM.

Tzaneen

Relemogile Advice Office
Albert Makwela runs this office in Tzaneen in Limpopo. The radio partner is Greater Tzaneen FM.

Ventersdorp

1. Orange Farm Human Rights Advice Office
This is a community 50km outside of Johannesburg. They deal with evictions and human rights. Bricks Mokolo runs the office and the radio station partner is Thetha FM.

2. Hennenman Victim Empowerment Forum
A farming community in The Free State. Dladla Mokeki runs the office. The partner radio station is Lejweleputswa District Community Radio Station (The Rock).

3. Messina Legal Advice Office
This office is right on the border with Zimbabwe and deals with issues of foreign nationals and family matters. The Head paralegal is Jacob Matakanye. The radio partner is Musina FM.

4. Amaoti Community Resource Centre
Based in Inanda, Kwa-Zulu Natal. The radio partner is Inanda FM.

5. Jersey Farm Advice and Information Centre
Based in Umtata in the Eastern Cape. The radio partner is Unitra Community Radio.

6. Ficksburg Advice Centre
This office is on the border with Lesotho. Nomaswazi Tshabalala runs the office. The radio partner is Setsotho FM.

7. Ventersdorp Human Rights Legal Network
This office in the North West province is embedded in South Africa’s rural farming communities. The Director is Daniel Dibe and the radio partner is North West FM.

8. Relemogile Advice Office
Albert Makwela runs this office in Tzaneen in Limpopo. The radio partner is Greater Tzaneen FM.


(Previous Partnerships)

Dobsonville Human Rights Centre
Dealing with city-based issues in Gauteng. The radio partner is Hillbrow Radio.

Ukuthula Advice Office
Our Kwaggafontein based office tackles topics on domestic violence in Mpumalanga. The Head Paralegal is Nthofela Makhele. The radio station is KCRS.

Mafefe Advice Office
Lebowakgomo is a rural town with issues of labour and poverty in Limpopo. Each story was produced by community paralegals and first appeared on radio station Greater Lebowakgomo Community Radio.

WE THEN PAIR OUR PARALEGALS WITH THESE RADIO STATIONS AND GUIDE THEM TO PRODUCE SOCIAL JUSTICE CONTENT

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WHEN AND WHERE CAN YOU FIND OUR SHOWS?

ADVICE OFFICE TIME DAY NAME OF STATION
Hennenman, The Free State 12.pm Thursday The Rock FM
Relemogile Advice Office Greater Tzaneen FM
Orange Farm, Gauteng 9.pm Wednesday Thetha FM
Musina, Limpopo 9.am Friday Musina FM
Ficksburg, The Free State 6.30.pm Thursday Setsoto Community Radio
Amaoti, KwaZulu-Natal 12.45.pm Tuesday Inanda FM
Jersey Farm, Eastern Cape 10.am Friday Unitra Community Radio

OUR ADVISORY BOARD

Franz Kruger

Head of Department – Wits Journalism

Lungile Kubheka

Strategic Support Coordinator – NADCAO

Indra de Lanerolle

Director of JamLab

Simoniah Mashangoane

Project Coordinator of Wits Justice Project

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