South Africans Doing Great Things

South Africans Doing Great Things: Banetsi Mphunga

Realising the need to reach those in need of counselling the most in Khayelitsha, Banetsi Mphunga bought himself a VW microbus and started to take his counselling services to marginalised youths in the Cape Town township.

Since starting his mobile counselling clinic, Mphunga has provided counselling to youths who have had the most adverse experiences.

Mphunga spoke to #NightTalk's Gugs Mhlungu and Wasanga Mehana about his mobile clinic, and the great need for counselling services in his community.

Listen to the full interview below:


This article first appeared on 702 : South Africans Doing Great Things: Banetsi Mphunga


CapeTalk welcomes all comments that are constructive, contribute to discussions in a meaningful manner and take stories forward.

However, we will NOT condone the following:

  • Racism (including offensive comments based on ethnicity and nationality)
  • Sexism
  • Homophobia
  • Religious intolerance
  • Cyber bullying
  • Hate speech
  • Derogatory language
  • Comments inciting violence.

We ask that your comments remain relevant to the articles they appear on and do not include general banter or conversation as this dilutes the effectiveness of the comments section.

We strive to make the CapeTalk community a safe and welcoming space for all.

CapeTalk reserves the right to: 1) remove any comments that do not follow the above guidelines; and, 2) ban users who repeatedly infringe the rules.

Should you find any comments upsetting or offensive you can also flag them and we will assess it against our guidelines.

CapeTalk is constantly reviewing its comments policy in order to create an environment conducive to constructive conversations.

Read More
Zuko Tisani is one of the world's top 350 handpicked entrepreneurs under 25

Zuko Tisani is one of the world's top 350 handpicked entrepreneurs under 25

Zuko Tisani is also the founder of a company called Legazy Technology Conferencing and is a South African doing great things.

South Africans Doing Great Things: Randburg Mets Baseball Club

South Africans Doing Great Things: Randburg Mets Baseball Club

The Randburg Mets Baseball Club has come together in the spirit of ubuntu to aid the victims of Knysna fires #knysnafiresjozilove

South African Doing Great Things: Nthabeleng Likotsi

South African Doing Great Things: Nthabeleng Likotsi

Nthabeleng Likotsi, who established a fast-growing cooperative financial institution, is a South African doing great things. She joined #NightTalk's Gugs and Wasanga in studio to share her inspiring story.

South African Doing Great Things: Katlego Maboe

South African Doing Great Things: Katlego Maboe

Katlego Maboe has recently won his second Golden Horn for Best TV Presenter at the South African Television and Film Awards in consecutive years.

Did you really own ‘the moment’ during your graduation?

Did you really own ‘the moment’ during your graduation?

Rhodes University graduate, Tolakele Silo, has been receiving a lot of positive reaction after performing a Xhosa dance on stage.

South Africans Doing Great Things: Toya Delazy

South Africans Doing Great Things: Toya Delazy

Toya Delazy featured as a South African Doing Great Things on #NightTalk with Gugs and Wasanga. Find out what she has been up to.

Popular articles
Fund manager lays criminal charges against former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste

Fund manager lays criminal charges against former Steinhoff CEO Markus Jooste

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Benguela Global Fund Managers Chief Investment Officer Zwelakhe Mnguni.

France exploring ways to assist City of Cape Town with water crisis

France exploring ways to assist City of Cape Town with water crisis

Xanthea Limberg says no formal agreement has been reached but it looks forward to talks and learning more from France.

'ANC may split if Dlamini-Zuma is elected leader'

'ANC may split if Dlamini-Zuma is elected leader'

Political analyst Dr Somadoda Fikeni sat down with Ray White to discuss the future of the ANC.

'This puts pressure on Jacob Zuma to vacate office earlier'

'This puts pressure on Jacob Zuma to vacate office earlier'

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Daniel Silke, Political Economy Analyst at Political Futures Consultancy.

Predictably awesome new Nando's ad reminds South Africans ‘we can fix our sh$t’

Predictably awesome new Nando's ad reminds South Africans ‘we can fix our sh$t’

Watch the Guptas pack their bags and run in Nando's inspiring new advertisement.