nowadayzNowadayz Poets, also known as Izimbongi Zesimanje, is an organization of 30 poets, based at the BAT Centre, Durban. The group is committed to supporting young poets and writers through creating opportunities for development and growth. As a collective, Nowadayz Poets is very active in arts and culture in the region and are much in demand at a number of high-profile events, such as Awesome Africa, Celebrate Durban and the INK Project, a programme of urban renewal. They are also actively involved in training workshops and projects around issues of social concern, such as HIV/Aids, moral regeneration and fatherhood.