Media releases

Cell C and Primestars are #BackingTheClassOf2023

Thursday, 20 July 2023

Johannesburg, South Africa

Cell C is proud to announce the continuation of a 3-year partnership with Primestars to deliver the #BackingTheClassOf2023 revision educate programme, geared towards helping learners across South Africa, complete their Matric. The programme demonstrates Cell C's ongoing commitment to supporting education and empowering the youth.

EduCate covers the entire matric Maths and Science curriculum and the weekly cinema lessons are simultaneously broadcast to 25 digitized cinemas across the country, over 10 weeks and 25 hours. Learners receive revision textbooks and also interact with subject experts who are available at each venue to address questions.

Cell C  supports the #BackingTheClassOf2023 by zero-rating the Primestar's website, thereby removing barriers to the online resources and enable hassle-free access.

Cell C is passionate about youth and education as we see the development of youth and education as the foundation for growth, of not only young people in realizing their full potential, but also for the country's wellbeing. By standing behind the Class of 2023, we're investing in our country's and the world's future leaders..Our 3 year partnership with Primestars reinforces our commitment to nurturing the potential that lies in South Africa's youth", says Lethiwe Hlatshwayo, Executive Head of Corporate Affairs and Communication at Cell C.

Cell C's partnership with Primestars is part of Cell C's broader corporate social responsibility strategy which focuses on empowering youth and communities, investing in education, and driving social change.

To the class of 2023 #YouGotThis! We are #BackingTheClassOf2023.

Media contact:

  • Maxine Singaram - Cell C Digital Communications Manager
  • Email: msingaram@cellc.co.za
  • Phone: 084 777 0344

About Cell C:

Cell C is a 22-year-old proudly South African customer-first mobile network operator recognised as one of the country's 30 most valuable brands, offering a wide range of voice and data products and services, whilst evolving to a techco that provides digital services, beyond data and airtime, to more than 20 million customers.

Through its SEE YOUTH initiative, Cell C is dedicated to helping boys and girls  reach their full potential in their chosen life journeys as they strive to contribute positively to a thriving society.

Follow Cell C on Social Media:

Facebook: @CellC.SouthAfrica
Instagram: @cellcsa
Twitter: @CellC
LinkedIn: @CellC

Visit our website www.worldofcellc.co.za for more information on Cell C Corporate Social Initiatives.

Back to media releases