Healthy opportunity offers youngsters the chance to impart healthy know-how

A Wits programme is providing young Sowetans with the skills to become health advocates and find jobs

27 September 2021 - 20:49

Self-taught opera singer Delisile Kubheka has been singing a different tune over the past year — she has been taking blood pressure readings of residents in Soweto and encouraging them to adopt a healthy lifestyle.

The mezzo-soprano and former full-time in-house studio member of the SABC choir is among 20 young people chosen by Johannesburg’s Wits Health Hubb (WHH) in October last year for a year-long health advocates’ learnership programme...

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