Basic Education calls for public input on home schooling

Bonile KhanyiThe Department of Basic Education is calling for public comment on the Draft Policy on Home Education.Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has invited...
University of Zimbabwe students call for Mugabe to step down, Grace’s PhD to be rescinded

University of Zimbabwe students call for Mugabe to step down, Grace’s...

Bonile Khanyi Students from the University of Zimbabwe in Harare shut down the institution on Monday, singing and demanding that the 93-year-old President Mugabe...

CHE cracks the whip on inadequate LLB programmes

Thabo MohlalaUniversities are rushing against time to meet the Council for Higher Education (CHE)’s new stringent requirements to offer LLB programme. Last week the...

Michael Komape’s family needs psychological help to help them deal with...

Chester Makana At least eight additional psychological sessions are needed to help Michael Komape’s family cope and find closure to their son’s death, the Limpopo...

Diabetes in teenagers: What you must know

Bonile Khanyi When Mpendulo Ngubo was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2005, he felt confused and didn’t really understand why he had been...
Gauteng Education Department calls for more budget allocation to education

Gauteng Education Department calls for more budget allocation to education

Thabo MohlalaThe Gauteng Education Department (GED) yesterday became one of the recipients of the biggest chunk of the provincial government’s budget.Finance MEC, Barbara Creecy...
Witness: Pit-toilet that Michael Komape died in was 17 years old

Michael Komape’s family rejects State’s claim that his death was an...

Chester Makana The civil hearing by a Limpopo family exposed how the government allowed more rural pupils to use more than 20-year-old pit toilet.More than...
Section 27 calls for the provision of scholar transport to all learners with disabilities in KZN

Section 27 calls for the provision of scholar transport to all...

Bonile Khanyi Human rights organisation, Section 27 will soon be approaching the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Education and Transport, demanding that they provide scholar transport...

UKZN investigating leaked psychology papers

Bonile KhanyiAn Investigation is underway at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) after it emerged that four psychology exam papers were leaked.In a statement, the...
Student leaders not informed next year’s tertiary fee increase negotiations

Students warn government to remove income-contingency loans from the funding model

Thabo MohlalaThe government's final position on the recently released Fees Commission report will determine how students will respond, come next year.This is what...