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Sipho Masondo

Happy in Gauteng, but crime and corruption is a worry

17 August 2014 15:00

The Gauteng City-Region Observatory’s biannual Quality of Life survey   released this week showed how far the province’s residents had come – and   how far they still had to go.

Matric: changes on the horizon

3 August 2014 15:00

The matric pass mark won’t change much, but a task team appointed by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has recommended that maths become a compulsory subject for all high school pupils.

Pap and meat to oust school principal

22 June 2014 15:00

Two Sadtu leaders allegedly bribed a matric pupil and a local ANC Youth League leader with cheap vodka, food and “whatever you want” to disrupt one of Durban’s best township schools and oust its principal.

Education official paid R700 000 a year to ‘loiter’

1 June 2014 15:01

A senior official in Mpumalanga’s provincial education department has been collecting his R700 000 annual salary for almost five years for doing nothing more than pitching up to work “to loiter and read newspapers”.