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...

Africa: Finally graduated, officially in queue of the unemployed

Kwanele NdlovuThis week, after drawing the last monthly allowance from my bursary, I wrote the last exam for my degree. The pinnacle of my...

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...