South Africans Prefer Their Children to be Taught in English

0
English is only one of 11 official languages spoken in South Africa. It’s currently the preferred language of education and is used in many...

Facebook’s First Flight Towards Connecting Billions of People

0
JOHANNESBURG - Facebook Connectivity Lab has announced its first full-scale test flight of Aquila - a high-altitude unmanned aircraft - that should bring affordable internet to remote locations in...

St John’s Has Till 1pm to Fire Teacher. Learners and Parents...

0
St John's learners, parents - and the Gauteng MEC of Education, Panyaza Lesufi - have stood up against the decision by St John's College...

Opposition Disputes South African Matric Pass Rate of 75.1%

0
The 2017 National Senior Certificate (NSC) overall pass rate is 75.1%, Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga announced on Thursday evening... although the Democratic...

Valentine’s Day: Five Ways to Ensure Your Flowers are Ethical

0
If you take an interest in ethical consumerism and plan to treat someone special this February 14, what dilemmas lie ahead? You might already...

A South African Case Study: How to Support Young Job Hunters

0
Young South Africans spend on average R938 (US$85) a month looking for work. This astronomical cost includes transport at R558 ($41) and an additional...

Sex Education Raises Questions About the Role of the State in...

0
Passions are running high in South Africa about a proposed new curriculum for education about sexuality in schools. Aimed at children in grades 4...

Nigerian Student Builds Solar Car from Scrap

0
The thing with solar-powered cars is that you can only drive them during the day. It's a problem solved by Nigerian student Segun Oyeyiola,...

South Africans Urged to Ignore Fringe Racists Who’ve Hijacked Protests. WATCH...

0
Protests at the Hoerskool Overvaal in Gauteng, South Africa, have been hijacked by racial bigots both black and white, turning an important legal question...

How the Apartheid Regime Burnt Books – In Their Tens of...

0
On the advice of the State Librarian one fine day in the 1970s, a truck transported thousands of books and magazines from Pretoria’s Central...

LATEST

Special Features