South Africa: Learners take a knee during Israeli national anthem

Kim Reynolds Last Thursday during a ceremony at Herzlia Middle School in Cape Town, two learners knelt in protest during the playing of Hatikvah, the...

South Africa: Cassper Nyovest’s “Fill Up” internship programme

Staff Reporter Cassper Nyovest is once again allowing fans the opportunity to apply for his Fill Up Internship Programme. The rapper first launched the programme in...

South Africa: Naledi Pandor opens R244m UWC health centre

Dominic AdriaanseHigher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor says the apartheid architects, who dreamt up a university for coloured people only and stuck it...

NPO boss’s long walk to raise funds for online business school

Staff ReporterThe chief executive of non-profit organisation StreetBiz Foundation, Dr Nico de Klerk, is walking across the country to raise funds to start an...

R28m Thyssenkrupp technical academy opens its doors for training

Yoliswa SobuwaMutshinya Phindulo is one of the beneficiaries of the new state-of-the-art R28m Thyssenkrupp technical training academy.The academy in Edenvale, east of Johannesburg, was...

Call for nominations of 100 Ekurhuleni Shining Stars 2018

Inside EducationThe City of Ekurhuleni and the Executive Mayor Cllr. Mzwandile Masina, in partnership with Inside Education, are calling for nominations of outstanding young...

BUSA CEO on transformation & what graduates should do to get...

Tehillah NiselowBusiness confidence is on the rise in South Africa with its second consecutive increase in October, having hit record lows in 2017, amidst...

South Africa: Summit to conclude White Paper on science, technology and...

Staff ReporterAbout 200 delegates, including academics, business and labour reps, met on Friday, to finalise the inputs to the new draft White Paper on...

Education will end early marriages in Africa

Omololu Ogunmade The wife of President Muhammadu Buhari, Aisha, Wednesday in Abuja said acquisition of education was the solution to rampant cases of early marriages...

South Africa’s education department and school sanitation projects

Tamar KahnThe department of basic education has cut the fees paid to service providers and implementing agencies for school sanitation projects in order to...

The banker of the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Tshilidzi Marwala The banking industry is becoming a digital rather than a physical system. I wonder what sort of leaders should be running a modern...

Project planting seeds of entrepreneurship in the country

Siwaphiwe MyatazaBelieving that a multi-pronged approach is required to increase the levels of employment, and support inclusion and social cohesion, a Gauteng-based entrepreneur has...

Zimbabwe: 454 schools in Mashonaland West Province go digital

Fortunate GoraAt least 454 schools in Mashonaland West Province have so far gone digital as Government is adopting new ways of learning that will...

Universities should address demand for blockchain skills

Wagdy SawahelCalls are mounting for African universities to keep pace with the world’s top 50 higher education institutions in offering more courses to harness...

South Africa: Squad puts exams first

Sihle NdebeleBefore they embark on their journey to represent the country at the Fifa Under-17 Women's World Cup in Uruguay, SA U-17 women's team...

African women access university using smartphones

Bianca BarrattThe world’s battle to provide education for all rages on and now technology companies are joining the fray, helping thousands of young women...

Zimbabwe: Gay association launches scholarships for LGBTI students

Tonderayi MukeredziGays and Lesbians of Zimbabwe (GALZ), the association of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people, has announced a scholarship programme for...

Naledi Pandor convenes a colloquium on transformation in Higher Education

Staff ReporterHigher Education and Training Minister, Naledi Pandor, will on Monday convene a one-day colloquium on advancing transformation in higher education.The conversation is set...

South Africa must not lag behind in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Edwin NaiduMinister of Higher Education and Training Naledi Pandor said she would soon ask the National Treasury for more funding - and set up...

Zimbabwe’s Edward Mnangagwa calls youth to action

Tendai MugabePresident Mnangagwa says his Government has set the country on a robust economic recovery path and challenged youths to be actively involved in...
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