Mangaliso Ngcobo is 15-year-old boy in Grade 9 at St John’s College, Johannesburg. He is an avid reader who enjoys art and writing. He is part of a project called Youth Arts Massive which is a Gauteng initiative run and organised by the young people themselves. It involves visual arts, music and dance. They are preparing for an exhibition in 2016. He used to play football but has now has shifted his sporting attention to skate boarding which he does religiously. He is in his school debating team that recently came fourth in the Gauteng schools competition.