Michael Komape’s dad accuses police, teachers of cover-up

Chester Makana Disturbing details of how police officer and education officials destroyed evidence gathered by the father of a Limpopo schoolboy who drowned in a...
Panyaza Lesufi, urges parents to get kids to school.

Deadline for comments on the contentious education bill to be extended

Bonile Khanyi Parents and education stakeholders who have missed the deadline for the proposed amendments to the education bill will be given an opportunity...

Police dogs on campus cause anxiety for UCT students

Thabo MohlalaStudent leaders at the University of Cape Town (UCT) hope the management would relent and remove the massive white marquee pitched on the...

Rosina Komape wept as she recalled her son’s pit toilet death

Chester Makana A Limpopo mother who is suing the government after her son drowned in a school’s pit toilet broke down and wept as she...

Zuma will defiantly launch the alternative funding plan as his legacy...

Thabo MohlalaANALYSISThe release of the Heher Commission report on the funding of tertiary education by President Jacob Zuma yesterday has come late in the...

Manana to pay R100 000 or face 12 months in jail

Bonile Khanyi Former Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana was sentenced to a fine of R100 000 or to 12 months imprisonment.Manana...

Zuma releases Fees Commission report on tertiary education

Thabo Mohlala The much anticipated report of the Heher Commission, recommends among others, the scrapping of the National Students Financial Assistance Scheme and “cost-sharing model”...

Why developing countries are particularly vulnerable to predatory journals

Sioux McKennaEvery day academics wade through emails riddled with spelling errors promising almost immediate publication of their research. These publications assure the reader that...

AfricaCom 2017: Konnect Africa aiming to bring WiFi to rural areas

Konnect Africa, a Eutelsat-owned satellite broadband service provider, on Thursday 9 November 2017 at AfricaCom in Cape Town South Africa, unveiled SmartWIFI… a new hotspot...
Zuma to announce a new funding package that favours students soon

Zuma to announce a new funding package that favours students soon

Thabo Mohlala President Jacob Zuma will announce a new funding package soon that will address the students’ fundamental demand of free education for all; a...