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Nigeria: OAU sacks sex-for-marks professor

Joshua Dada The authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife has dismissed Professor Richard I. Akindele of the Department of Accounting, Faculty of Administration from...

Top referee Victor Hlungwani gives hope to rural kids

Tiyani wa ka MabasaFormer Baroka goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke has used his past life experiences to motivate schoolchildren in Limpopo over the past week.Masuluke, 25,...

South Africa: Schools ignore the law when enforcing payment of school...

Sipho Mzakwe "The school sold my lounge suite, microwave and fridge... it's now threatening to sell my house too". The household items of the parent...

Rwanda: Parents, teachers welcome ban on cell phones in schools

Jean d'Amour Mbonyinshuti Both teachers and parents have welcomed the ban of cell phone use by students in primary and secondary schools that was announced...

Banyana’s Janine van Wyk opens academic doors for girls

Staff ReporterBanyana Banyana captain Janine van Wyk announced on Monday the launch of an academic and football curriculum for a select group of elite...

Naledi Pandor probes varsity graft

Yoliswa Sobuwa Two KwaZulu-Natal universities and an Eastern Cape university have received a stern warning from Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor to clean...

Strengthening science and agriculture in Africa

Esther NgumbiIn late March, Africa’s leading scientists, innovators, and policymakers met in Kigali, Rwanda, to brainstorm solutions to an increasingly pressing problem: the low quality of...

South Africa: #FeesMustFall Student Activists Reflect On Their Own Legacy

Nkateko Mabasa On June 16, #FeesMustFall student activists gathered at the Apartheid Museum to hold a debate reflecting on the contested legacy of the Fallist...

Teachers hijacked outside Cape Town primary school

Christina PittWestern Cape MEC for Education Debbie Schäfer has called for increased police visibility in schools after it was reported on Monday that a...

Uganda: Government to recruit 5 000 Science, English teachers in 2018/19

Patience AhimbisibweGovernment has finally, for the first time in seven years, given a green light to Ministry of Education to recruit about 5 000...