Rethabile Matlala

Rethabile Matlala aka Social Angel is a journalist/ blogger and editor. She is currently specialising in Communications (Integrated Marketing, Media and PR/ Communications), where she is currently engaging with different stakeholders; NGOs, CBOs, youth organisations, just to mention a few. She aims to improve social issues in the country, work closely in areas of youth development and entrepreneurship.

She has previously worked as a ghost writer, voice over artist, including being a brand ambassador for Vodacom Color and her writing has appeared on different blogs, including her own personal blog.

Before graduating from the University of Johannesburg, she worked as a journalist and editor for local newspapers, including the campus newspaper “UJ Observer”. In her spare time, Social Angel enjoys writing, motivational talks, MCing, dancing, travelling and meeting new people.



Published Articles
    By Rethabile Matlala On Thursday, October 20th, 2016

    Meet Mpumalanga’s singing group “Ndebele Movement”

    In a day where there are less and less traditional Ndebele music groups, let alone groups that are heavily influenced by own cultures or traditions, the place known as the place where the sun rises, Mpumalanga ... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Saturday, September 24th, 2016

    AKA covers GQ South Africa

    The headline on the cover reads, “AKA shoots from the hip.” AKA becomes the first South African musician to cover GQ. The October 2016 issue apparently, will be available on our shelves on Monday b... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Monday, September 9th, 2013

    Thulani Serero’s Commitment to Bafana Bafana Questioned

    Thulani Serero tried to manipulate his country in order to ensure he was fully fit for Champions League duty with his Dutch club Ajax Amsterdam, Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund revealed on Saturday. A faked ... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

    Rolling with Starlight Expresss in Jozi

    One of the longest running musicals in the world, Starlight Express, has finally arrived in Johannesburg during the production’s 25th anniversary celebrations.   Starlight express is a newly adapted prod... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Thursday, June 6th, 2013

    SA Talents gets to star at the Nigerian Entertainment Awards

    The nominees for the 2013 Nigerian Entertainment Awards are out and our very own South African stars made it. This entertaining event will be held in New York on September 1. They are taking it back to New York... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Thursday, May 16th, 2013

    Is rape becoming a norm in Mzansi?

    South Africa is famously known for the wrong reasons, such as fraud, human trafficking, crime, domestic violence, teenage pregnancy just to name a few. But the worst case which has been trending and making heal... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Monday, May 13th, 2013

    Exclusive:Pre-screening “Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor” by Tyler Perry

    If you are a big fan of Tyler Perry and have been waiting for his new work that has been buzzing on our gossip columns of every mag and newspaper, and thanks to Youtube for the trailers, book your tickets now f... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Monday, May 13th, 2013

    19th MTN SAMA Winners

    The 19th South African Music Awards (SAMA), which took place over the weekend at the Sun City Super Bowl, were jam-packed with excitement. It was a big night, especially for rapper Khuli Chana and Toya Delazy, ... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Friday, May 3rd, 2013

    SAMAs: Delazy takes the lead

    As we all wait patiently for the 19th MTN South African Music Awards (SAMAs) which take place next Saturday at Sun City, it has been announced that Toya Delazy is on the drive seat, with all 6 nominations ... Read more »
    By Rethabile Matlala On Monday, April 29th, 2013

    “Back to the city” – Jo’burg’s biggest hip-hop event

    The sixth annual “Back to the City” Hip Hop Festival took place on Freedom Day (April 27) at Ritual Stores – corner Bree Street and Henry Nxumalo, Newtown, Johannesburg. It started from the morning, ... Read more »