Gauteng Education Department reopens the online application

The Gauteng Department of Education on Wednesday reopened the online application system for parents who missed the June 12 deadline. “To assist such parents‚ the...
Kholofelo Sono. Source: Twitter

Kholofelo Sono paid for her university fees via a Twitter campaign

Bonile KhanyiWhen Kholofelo Sono received a message from her university, asking her to settle a student debt of just over R40 000, she...
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CGE hails Stellenbosch University’s progressive policy on students with disabilities

Bonile Khanyi The Commission for Gender Equality (CGE) has commended Stellenbosch University’s (SU) policy on students with disabilities.This is after the commission heard that...

KZN children writing exams on empty stomachs

Thabo MohlalaThe National Teachers Union (Natu) is calling for a forensic probe into a protracted legal wrangling that involves the KwaZulu-Natal department of education...

Gender transformation slow at University of Free State

Bonile Khanyi The Commission for Gender Equality has found that there is a slow pace of gender transformation at the University of Free StateThe CGE...
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University of Malawi misses out on HIV and Aids project

Sam Majamanda - Mana   Frequent closures of constituent colleges of the University of Malawi (Unima) have made students pay dearly as they have missed out...

Lesotho government to hire more teachers

Pascalinah Kabi AT least 174 unemployed teachers will be hired by January 2018 as the Ministry of Education and Training moves to address staffing and...

Southern African Nazarene University student murdered

Jabulisa Dlamini Maliyaduma – A family’s fears that something bad might have happened to their son were proven true after his body was found buried...

Botswana: Botessa to Keep Students Occupied

Irene Kgakgamatso Gaborone — Botswana Tertiary Students Sport Association (BOTESSA) newly appointed executive committee has vowed to keep students from social ills by increasing the...
Panyaza Lesufi, urges parents to get kids to school.

Gauteng education department hailed for putting the interests of the learners...

Thabo MohlalaThe Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) always puts the interests of the learners first where it is possible to do so, said Steve...

Providence Secondary School students demonstrate against ‘unresponsive’ management

Nellie Kapatuka -Mana Students at Providence Catholic Secondary School in Mulanje on Tuesday held demonstrations against their school management for not responding to their needs.According...

Campuses on knife edge as the president dithers and universities set...

Thabo MohlalaUniversities will probably know how last year's 8% fee increase will be adjusted before the end of the year. This is according to...

Plagiarism: The rising threat to academic integrity

Wachira Kigotho Last month, Flora Awino, a student at Mount Kenya University, lost a case in the High Court in which she was challenging her...

Matrics miss exams because of “Black Monday” protests

Thabo MohlalaScores of matric learners missed their examinations while others arrived late following a blockade of the major freeways in Gauteng as part of...

We celebrate OR Tambo as a dedicated maths and science teacher

Thabo MohlalaToday marks the day Oliver Reginald Tambo, affectionately known as OR, would have turned 100 years old. He is by common consent a...

University of Pretoria students suspended for calling black people f**king ka**irs

Bonile KhanyiTwo University of Pretoria students filmed using the k-word in a now-viral video on social media have been suspended, said university management.Catherine...

UCT students: We will meet in court, Mr. President

Thabo MohlalaWith calls for the release of the Fees Commission report gaining traction, University of Cape Town (UCT)’s students are contemplating legal action to...

Missing North West teacher found dead in a bush

Bonile KhanyiA North-West teacher who went missing on Saturday has been found dead outside Mahikeng in the North West.Speaking to Inside Education on...

The country’s tertiary education system is “constipated” and “wasteful”, says Statistician-General

Thabo MohlalaStatistician-General, Pali Lehohla yesterday gave his final financial statistics presentation for 20 public universities and six universities of technology in Pretoria.Lehohla’s 17-year...
Student leaders not informed next year’s tertiary fee increase negotiations

Pressure mounts for president to publish the Fees Commission report

Thabo MohlalaPresident Jacob Zuma’s delay to release the much anticipated Fees Commission report has enormous consequences and may destabilise the functioning of 23 universities.This...
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