Life with Lebang

Life with Lebang

Are you thinking about new ways of parenting your kids? Parenting is a full-time job, and it’s often a rollercoaster ride with no rails! But don’t worry, we've created a safe space for learning and sharing.

Join mom of 5, Lebang Kgosana, as she shares her life’s stories, chats with various professionals and finds out about ordinary people’s everyday situations... on the Life With Lebang podcast. We will laugh, we will cry, we will share - but most importantly, we will do it together!
Weekly English Explicit South Africa Society & Culture
124 Episodes
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Child Support 101

Are you thinking about seeking child maintenance, but you don't know how to go about it? Lebang shares her personal experiences, and provides advice on the safest ways of submitting a summons document, calculating the amounts, things to think about when the parent fails to pay, and how long the…
20 Dec 2023 50 min

Life With Big Sbuda

He believes God brought him to South Africa from the United States of America to seek his purpose. The Almighty took him back to music after losing his voice due to COVID-19. Meet Big Sbuda, who took the risk to put together deep house, R&B, and Afro tech... and he…
13 Dec 2023 43 min

Travelling with Kids

Planning a family trip can be a stressful experience, but there are ways to make it a breeze - such as planning way in advance! Travel expert and director of Emilene's Travel Services, Emilene Rangayah shares some tips on how best to plan a family holiday.
6 Dec 2023 33 min

Parenting meets Tech!

One of the biggest challenges posed by the rapid pace of technological development is the need to keep up. This means allowing ourselves to make mistakes, and know which ones to keep. Lebang Kgosana sits with a tech- entrepreneur, Dickson Willie, to talk about what parents can do to prepare…
22 Nov 2023 56 min

If Music is a Place, Jazz is a City - even at age 11!

Meet an 11-year-old who's currently creating her way to success in the music industry. She plays the trumpet and started playing the piano when she was in Grade R. Her name is Nayima Ndlovu from Roedean School and she's in Grade 5. Nayima is from a household of musicians who…
15 Nov 2023 21 min

Intentional Parenting 101

Do you find parenting stressful? Are you on a journey of figuring out new ways of managing your kids? We've got you sorted! Lebang chats with Bayanda Gumede, founder of Intentional Parenting South Africa, which aims to promote positive parenting practices and create supportive environments for children. Bayanda and Lebang…
8 Nov 2023 41 min

Life with Lindough

Did you know that Lindo Sithole (known as Lindough) was kicked out of home for pursuing his dream in dance? He lived on the streets at that time, while he was finishing his education. Join this episode of Life with Lebang, as Lindough shares his testimony for the first time…
1 Nov 2023 53 min

Building Culinary Confidence in your Kids!

How often are you cooking in the kitchen, trying to follow an online recipe on your phone? Meet Irvan Damon, founder of MYDIGI Chef - an online platform that provides interactive cooking classes. He chats to Lebang Kgosana about how he helps kids from the township gain access to culinary…
25 Oct 2023 47 min

Raising a Child with Anxiety

Have you wondered why your child has a sudden change in their mood, sleeping patterns, or their eating habits? On this episode of the podcast, Lebang shares her personal experiences with raising a child with anxiety. She also provides signs, symptoms and tips of the mental condition so you can…
18 Oct 2023 50 min

Crowned With Nilotiqa: Aloe and Avo launch

Don't you love the fresh smell of Aloe and Avo? Now imagine your hair smelling like that daily! Nilotiqa has launched a brand new range and spent the day at the CliffCentral House, hosting an intimate event with media and haircare lovers.
11 Oct 2023 13 min

The South African Heroes Awards.

Know a community activist making the world better? Want to show gratitude? Lebang chats with Amanda Matshaka, founder of the South African Heroes Awards. She rewards ordinary citizens for doing extraordinary things. Learn how to nominate your community leader for acts of service and share their stories on this podcast…
27 Sep 2023 38 min

Family Advertising with Masego Motsogi

The last time Masego Motsogi visited us, she was big on transformation in the working environment - and she recently started a new venture as MD of M&C Saatchi. Catch this exciting episode of #LifeWithLebang as she catches up with Masego about being a mum while working in advertising, and…
13 Sep 2023 58 min

Empact and Empowering Communities

Did you know that women in leadership positions statistically outperform men in many areas? Women in Leadership Census aims to uplift female representation of corporate management levels, in every business unit and all group functions by 33% in 2023. Join Lebang Kgosana as she chats with Sanele Mlambo, Head of…
6 Sep 2023 34 min

Daddy Awards SA!

Some fathers go through so much in their daily lives. Ever wondered how some of them handle unemployment, being unable to provide and facing social judgement of “being a man?” Meet Neo Mothopeng and Mandy Herold who came up with the idea of the Dads Awards. They chat to Lebang…
23 Aug 2023 52 min

Life with Allegro

Leaving a job to chase a passion full-time is never an easy decision, but for Dr Allegro Dinkwanyane, this was a no brainer. Listen to this episode to find out how this South African entrepreneur, media personality and philanthropist pursued her growing media company, and has earned accolades throughout the…
16 Aug 2023 29 min

Lady Liberty to the Rescue!

Have you thought about changing the world and making it a better place to live in? Meet a multi award-winner, Samantha Nobubele Mkandhla, who is passionate about fighting for justice and empowering African women. She talks to Lebang Kgosana about her journey when she founded Lady Liberty - a social…
2 Aug 2023 52 min

Dads in the Picture

Does your dad love you out loud? Are you the kind of dad that loves loudly? Listen to #lifewithlebang as Lebang Kgosana is joined by Zibuze Kunene - the chairman of Dads In The Picture, an organisation that plays an active role in children’s lives. On this episode, we intend…
26 Jul 2023 50 min

Introducing your child to your new partner!

Dating someone with a child comes with its own obstacles - but love is love! It can be a daunting task introducing your kids to your new partner, and it should be taken seriously. Equip yourself with some info on how to successfully and organically introduce your new partner to…
19 Jul 2023 57 min

Swimming is a Skill

Imagine a world where everybody knows how to swim? That is what entrepreneur Altaaf Adam is trying to do. He is the MD of Aquanation Swimming Academy, and he catches up with Lebang Kgosana on #LifeWithLebang as they discuss the benefits of learning how to swim at any age, and…
12 Jul 2023 53 min

Managing Black Tax

What is Black Tax? Statistically, 30% of South Africans who live and work in metros pay a portion of their income towards it. Sfiso Tshabalala, author of the book 'Discover your Entrepreneurial Genius’, connects with Lebang Kgosana on the dangers of victim mentality, entitlement in families, and offers some practical…
5 Jul 2023 53 min
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