UJ’s Marwala jets for innovation through decolonisation in higher education

By Charles Molele Professor Tshilidzi Marwala is a man on a mission. He wants to make the University of Johannesburg number one on the African...

New coding curriculum set to begin in Grades R to 9

By Charles Molele Coding and robotics subjects will be part of the new curriculum from Grade R to Grade 9, according to Basic Education Minister...

Panyaza Lesufi giddy despite 334 schools contesting their feeder zones

As many as 334 Gauteng schools contested their feeder zones designated in the 2,067 maps drawn up by the Gauteng education department."We must emphasise...

5 Ways Tech Can Revolutionise Education

With the Fourth  Industrial Revolution gaining speed, the nature of work and economic activity is set to dramatically change. One woman is on a...

Gauteng education dept hands over brand-new primary school

The Gauteng Education member of the executive council (MEC) Panyaza Lesufi officially handed over the newly constructed Marotola Primary School to the community of...

IEC preparations underway for May General Elections

By Charles MoleleThe Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) on Tuesday released an official timetable for political parties and voters leading up to the general elections...

Health, education and social services to get bulk of Gauteng budget

The Gauteng departments of health, education and social services will get 81% of the province’s R132.4bn budget for 2019/2020,  finance MEC Barbara Creecy said...

TUT shuts down Shoshanguve campus

By staff reporterThe Tshwane University of Technology suspended all academic studies on Monday following protests at the university’s Shoshanguve campus.Students are protesting over a...

Reviving opportunities for small-scale farmers

By Lucas LedwabaJackson Mogome Kadiaka, 43, is a happy man. The hard work of the past few years is finally paying off. His face beams...

Five top tips to succeed in your first year of university

Maria Chisari For many students and their parents, transitioning to university is an exciting but daunting experience. Here are five tips to help students succeed...