The Chatroom 14 – Episode 21: Cyber-bullying reversion

We are looking at cyber-bullying on The Chatroom this week as we revisit the story of liberal social media personality Noluvuyo Sodela who came into The Chatroom wanting pointers from our panel of guests on how to deal with the cyber-bullying that she said she experienced regularly on social media. After the airing of the […]

The Chatroom 14 – Episode 43: Mother's Day

As we approach Women’s Day in The Chatroom this week, 25 year-old Matshele Molaoli says her boyfriend wants to marry her. She’s ecstatic about it, but one issue is bothering her. With marriage comes the expectation for the woman to change to her future husband’s name and she does not want to do that. She […]

The Chatroom 14 – Episode 15: Virginity testing PG 13

PLEASE NOTE: Some scenes in this episode may affect sensitive viewers. Parental guidance is advised. This week on The Chatroom the dilemma we are dealing with is one that university student Simlindile Mbongwa has. She’s a young woman who has issues with virginity testing. This is a practice where elders ceremonially check young maidens, to […]

Big Up 7 – Episode 5 : Jamela

This week on Big Up, Jamela Vuma takes time out of his very busy schedule to salute a young hero from Thembisa who is doing amazing things for the youth. Thomas Phuthi Mokweti is the founder of Revive Radical, an organisation that looks into the arts and he teaches different kinds of dance to the […]

The Chatroom 15 – Episode 6

Catch The Chatroom Wednesdays @ 12:00. Watch the full programme again on YouTube after the TV broadcast at 12:30! Join us then! thechatroom@eclipsetv.co.za www.thechatroom.co.za The Chatroom is youth talk-show series that is real, honest and reflects the authentic voice of young people coming to terms with their own morality and values in a continually changing […]

The Chatroom 15 – Episode 3

This week in The Chatroom, Katlegong model Thandeka Mkhabela in in The Chatroom to say no one has a right to tell her what to wear. Body shaming and dress policing is a major thing that women face daily. One young woman refuses to be shamed and continues to dress the way she likes! Catch […]

The Chatroom 13 – Episode 4: Marriage Part 1

Is the marriage institution outdated? Why is there such a drastic disconnection or disparity between what people think and say or even believe about this sacred institution, compared to how they act and behave? Yoliswa and Nana Morwebi have decided to get married before the end of year. They are one of a few couples […]

The Chatroom – Episode 51: Reconciliation

In life, at times it can be easy to reconcile with others who have done you wrong in the past. It is okay to work at forgiving others. However, it might be a daunting task to forgive yourself for the mistakes you have done against yourself. The day of reconciliation is a day to focus […]

Big Up 6 – Epispde 3

Welcome to Big Up here on SABC1. A while ago we gave a Big Up to Charles Simphiwe Mafafane who was using his love of the arts to get youngsters busy and away from drugs and crime. Today we Big Up Dumisani who is making sure that kids in his area stay off the streets […]

The Chatroom 15 – Episode 5

Catch The Chatroom Wednesdays @ 12:00. Watch the full programme again on YouTube after the TV broadcast at 12:30! Join us then! thechatroom@eclipsetv.co.za www.thechatroom.co.za The Chatroom is youth talk-show series that is real, honest and reflects the authentic voice of young people coming to terms with their own morality and values in a continually changing […]