The first recipient of the Clive Hatch Education Scholarship to matriculate from Jeppe High School for Boys has been called up for the Springbok squad. Sbusiso Nkosi matriculated from Jeppe in 2014 after having received his school colours for rugby and representing Gauteng in the Craven Week. After school Sbu joined the Sharks Academny and was a Junior Springbok in the under 20 Rugby World Championships in England. This year he made his mark playing for the Sharks in the Vodacom Super rugby competition and is currently performing well in the Currie Cup.
After 140 days of the world’s longest COVID-19 lockdown South Africa’s rate of infections continues to climb exceeding that of countries that have much larger populations than South Africa. On 23 March 2020 when ?President Ramaphosa announced the lockdown in South Africa for 21 days from March 26 to April 16, 2020, to contain the spread of the coronavirus, he was hailed as a great leader and the vast majority of people enthusiastically supported the campaign.