Kago Moeng didn’t die immediately says Busisiwe Seabe

Bonile KhanyiThe 19-year-old student who allegedly died from suicide in Braamfontein did not die on impact. This is according to student activist Busisiwe...

Why Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics matter

Why Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics matter by   CHARLES MOLELETo industrialize and compete with Western Europe and other nations of the world, sub-Saharan Africa...

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...

Eighth week on strike at Durban University of Technology

Zimbili Vilakazi, Bonile Khanyi and Thabo MohlalaThe strike over pay by staff at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) has entered its eighth week.A...

Matric results: If you need NSFAS funding, Department of Higher Education...

Ido lekotaStudents who have been admitted to tertiary institutions but had not applied for NSFAS funding because they previously did not qualify will be...

Poverty drives Swazi girl learners to prostitution

Joseph ZuluPIGG’S PEAK - Sex work may be the oldest profession but for Gija Emkhuzweni High School, the illegal profession is costing them big...

SA student’s death may put SA-Cuba medical student program in jeopardy

Chris MakhayeTHE death of a KwaZulu-Natal third-year medical doctor in Havana, Cuba, has once again put the spotlight on the challenges faced by South...

Botswana invests in early childhood education

Botswana invests in early childhood education by KELETSO THOBEGAMost children in Botswana entered standard one without ever having gone through a foundation phase to prepare them...

Parental involvement key to academic excellence

Parental involvement key to academic excellence by KELETSO THOBEGAEvery parent expects nothing less than academic excellence from their school-going child. A child who excels in...

“A f**king ka**ir stole my phone”: Racist students expelled from University...

Bonile KhanyiThe two University of Pretoria (UP) students who were seen saying "A f**king ka**ir stole my phone" on camera, have been expelled...

Botswana a better place to teach

Botswana a better place to teach by SHARON TSHIPAClay Mazvabo believes that Botswana is a better place to teach, in comparison to other countries....

For the love of Teaching.

 For the Love of Teaching by BOITUMELO GOBOTSAMANGBaitse Mosa Kebobone did not get into teaching by mistake. From as far as she can remember, she...

Using the arts to teach financial literacy

Thuletho ZwaneMatome Rapetsoa was seven years old when he watched his first play. This was back in 1983.“The play was called 'Forget about me'....

At the Top of the pile

At the Top of the pile by BOITUMELO GOBOTSAMANGMargret Chilimba is one happy educator. The school head of Senete Primary School has every reason to...

“No to bogus colleges”: Buti Manamela shuts down illegal institutions in...

Bonile KhanyiDeputy minister of higher education Buti Manamela shut down an alleged bogus college in Johannesburg on Friday morning.In a video published by the...

Youth unemployment keeps rising because industry, tertiary institutions and government work...

Thabo MohlalaLack of collaboration between industry and tertiary institutions, as well as, the failure of the government to incentivise business to offer apprenticeships to...

We welcome free education but we’re sceptical: Wits, UCT and UKZN...

Bonile KhanyiPresident Jacob Zuma’s announcement for free higher education has elicited mixed reactions among student activists from various institutions in South Africa.Speaking to...

Who and where are the visible scientists in South Africa?

Marina JoubertA total of 211 scientists in South Africa – less than 1% of the country's scientific workforce – have been identified as being...

Japan offers free scholarships for South African students

The Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) – in partnership with the government of Japan – is inviting scholarship applications for South African...

Dear Students: Be on high alert for fake private colleges!

Thabo MohlalaWith matrics results just released, most learners will be heading to various tertiary institutions to further their studies. Some will go to universities,...
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