Malamulele is a ghost town.
The senseless plundering of foreign-owned shops in Soweto this week is nothing new.
The City of Cape Town’s decision to rename Table Bay Boulevard after FW de Klerk, apartheid’s last president, has hauled the controversial man back into the limelight.
Some South African university students are getting their parents to fork out tens of thousands of rands to fund their studies – while secretly getting money from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme so they have double the cash.
The first day of the academic year featured song, dance and a visit from the deputy president at Tembisa’s Boitumelong Secondary School.
Seven schools in Tembisa in Ekurhuleni are stepping bravely into the digital future tomorrow morning.
A streetwise principal and a merry band of committed teachers are all that’s needed to catapult a failing rural school with no facilities into one with a 100% matric pass rate.
South Africans have an enduring love-hate relationship with Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga, which they rekindle twice a year.
Is SA producing quality matriculants and what do the numbers tell us about the state of education in the nation? Sipho Masondo asked a few experts in their fields for their assessments of the 2014 results.
Gauteng MEC Panyaza Lesufi will not make good on his promise to axe his head of department and some district directors for failing to improve on the 2013 matric results.
Any province that wants to oust Gauteng from the number 1 matric results spot will have to work abnormally hard, says the province’s education MEC Panyaza Lesufi.
Education unions and experts in the field are happy with the “realistic” 75.8% matric pass rate.
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I run because I run, and lately it feels like I’ve been running for my life.
From the corridors of Parliament to the beautiful plains of Giyani, the notion of a rainbow nation is sung out as an obvious reality.
Former president Thabo Mbeki made a promise to the world in July 2008.