EFF Student Command celebrates landslide victory in Wits SRC Elections

Bonile KhanyiThe Economic Freedom Fighters Student Command (EFFSC) had a landslide victory in the Student Representative Council elections at the University of the...

Kago Moeng remembered by EFF, friends and family as brave during...

Bonile KhanyiWits University student Kago Thabiso Moeng was fondly remembered as a loving daughter, ride-or-die friend and a strong and dedicated student activist during...

O.R. Tambo statue unveiled at airport

President Jacob Zuma unveiled a life-size statue of the late ANC President Oliver Reginald Tambo to applause and jubilation on Thursday morning.The statue...

Sadtu march was the last resort

Thabo MohlalaOn the same day that South Africans reacted with shock and disbelief at the recent surprise cabinet reshuffle, South African Democratic Teachers’ Union...

Hlengiwe Mkhize has her work cut out for her in the...

Thabo MohlalaJust when she was settling in at the department of home affairs, Hlengiwe Mkhize, was reshuffled to yet another challenging portfolio: higher education and...

We must fight sexual violence at schools says parliament education committee

Bonile KhanyiParliament’s Select Committee on Education and Recreation has condemned the recent acts of sexual assault against learners at schools in Gauteng and Limpopo.The...

State of the art Nokuthula School is what special needs children...

Bonile KhanyiChildren living with disabilities in Alexandra will now have easier access to schooling.On Tuesday, the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) officially opened...

Reopening teacher education colleges – a remedy for education ills?

Professor Sarah GravettThe media frequently reports on calls to re-open teacher education colleges, however, those who make these calls are scant on providing detail....

Blade Nzimande fired in latest cabinet reshuffle

In another not-so-surprising overnight cabinet reshuffle, President Jacob Zuma has fired the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande.Nzimande was replaced by...

Girl learner allegedly raped by older schoolboy in Benoni

Bonile KhanyiAnother school in Gauteng has been rocked by sexual assault claims -- this time in Benoni. The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has...