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...

Africa: Olusegun Obasanjo, Jeffrey Sachs propose an Africa Education Fund

Staff Reporter Former Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo and development economist Jeffrey Sacks today in Bali, Indonesia, called for the establishment of an Africa fund for...

Exams continue as University of Namibia staff strike

Sakeus IikelaThe University of Namibia (Unam) staff strike currently underway has not affected the examinations, although the workers' union says nobody would report to...

South Africa: Parktown Boys’ High sexual assault case postponed

Nomahlubi JordaanThe case against Collan Rex‚ a former assistant water polo coach at Parktown Boys' High School‚ was postponed on Wednesday to next month...

South Africa’s top agriculture college shuts its doors following protests

Russel MolefeOne of the top agricultural colleges in the country, situated in Limpopo, has been shut down following a series of protests which disrupted...
Panyaza Lesufi: Language used as a 'false shield' for exclusion

South Africa: Limpopo SGB chairperson pockets matric farewell money

Peter RamothwalaA school governing body (SGB) chairperson allegedly stole R29 000 earmarked for her school's matric farewell and later claimed it was taken during...

Kenya worried by shortage of teachers for core subjects

Ouma WanzalaKenya is facing a crisis over shortage of teachers in some core subjects offered in secondary schools.The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) said there...