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Teen pregnancy a rising concern

Jyothi LaldasGirls between the ages of 15 and 19 years old account for 11% of births worldwide. Of this 11%, almost all the births,...

Nigeria: Sex-for-Marks

Agency Report Peter Okebukola, former Executive Secretary, National University Commission (NUC), on Tuesday said the admission of academically weak students by Nigerian higher institutions was...

Power cuts shut down matric computer exams

Yoliswa SobuwaThe first day of the 2018 National Senior Certificate examinations on Monday were delayed in four provinces because of power cuts.There were about...

Promoting technical colleges

Nicola BransonImproved education is widely regarded as one of the key dimensions needed to address South Africa’s pervasive legacy of poverty, inequality and youth...

Matrics late for exams because of public transport

Staff Reporter While thousands of MyCiTi bus  drivers set aside their duties to strike on Tuesday, thousands of matric learners, who rely on public transport, were...

Mbagwu reiterates plan to develop rugby through schools

African News NetworkThe Nigeria Rugby Football Federation (NRFF) President, Kelechukwu Mbagwu believes the country’s quest to become of the great teams in the world...

Parents have to build toilets for Eastern Cape school

Yamkela Ntshongwana and Nombulelo Damba-HendrikParents at Sidubi Poort Junior Secondary School in Cofimvaba say they have decided to build toilets for their children because...

Zimbabwe: Government sets aside $4,2m for school laboratories

Zvamaida MurwiraGovernment has set aside $4,2 million for the establishment of school laboratories and strengthening vocational skills as it seeks to attain Vision 2030...

5 Questions: Naledi Pandor and why SA can’t afford to sleep...

A'Eysha KassiemHigher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor says while SA is gaining ground on solving its skills crisis, there’s still lots to do....

South Africa: Academic institutions are where black intellectuals go to die

Thabi MyeniAlmost three years ago, I wrote an article titled, “Dear Academia, Take Us Black”. The article came after my first encounter with the...