ARTICLES RELATING TO ANGIE MOTSHEKGA

Satanism cases in township schools

2014-03-23 20:54
142 comments

At least 2% of Satanism-related cases have been reported in township schools in South Africa, the SA Democratic Teachers Union says.

Basic education DG acquitted

2014-02-18 19:44

Basic Education Director General Bobby Soobrayan has been found not guilty of wrongdoing, department spokesperson Panyaza Lesufi says.

SA's school calendar set for shake-up

2014-01-28 14:46

South Africa's school calendar may change to limit disruptions caused by public holidays.

Opening of Mandela school a proud moment - Zuma

2014-01-17 17:07
97 comments

President Jacob Zuma said opening the first high school dedicated to former president Nelson Mandela in Mvezo, in the Eastern Cape, is a proud and emotional moment.

Back to school for SA pupils

2014-01-15 07:19

As millions of pupils head to school for the first day of the 2014 academic year, a number of government officials will visit schools across the country to assess their state of readiness.

47% quit school at Grade 10

2014-01-10 14:56
112 comments

Almost half of the pupils who should have written matric last year had dropped out of the system at the end of Grade 10, an investigation has found.

Class of 2013 did well - Sadtu

2014-01-07 08:33
134 comments

The SA Democratic Teachers' Union has welcomed the 2013 matric pass rate, praising the dedication and hard work of both pupils and teachers.

Motshekga closes book on OBE

2014-01-06 21:13
222 comments

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says Outcomes-Based Education will become a thing of the past.

Matric results ready - dept

2014-01-04 14:03

The 2013 matric examination results are ready to be released, the basic education department says.

ANC welcomes assessment results

2013-12-05 16:36
76 comments

The Annual National Assessments results have shown some promise, but there is room for improvement, the ANC says.

Minister: No major matric exam problems

2013-11-22 11:57

The matric exams are progressing without any major incidents, despite minor problems such as pupils falling sick and an earth tremor, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Case against Motshekga scrapped

2013-10-22 19:40

An Eastern Cape Grade 11 pupil's case against Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga about the condition of her school has been struck off the roll.

Teachers call for armed guards

2013-10-20 11:35

The National Teachers’ Union has called on Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga to deploy armed guards to schools.

Language important for learning - Motshekga

2013-10-15 22:37

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says children are likely to achieve higher levels of literacy when using a home language in schools.

No woman president for ANC yet

2013-10-08 08:49

The ANC Women's League says it expects that a woman will lead the ANC and the country in time, but that it would be a "futile battle" to push for that right now.

Assaulted Joburg teacher forgives pupils

2013-10-02 13:01
113 comments

A Johannesburg teacher who was filmed being assaulted by one of his pupils says he has forgiven all the youngsters involved.

Motshekga: Pupil's attack on teacher outrageous

2013-09-20 16:16

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga is outraged over a Grade 8 pupil's attack on a teacher at Glenvista High School.

Matric marker tests deferred

2013-08-27 20:50

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says that not all those marking this year's matric exam papers would have done a test to demonstrate their competence.

Zuma: Ngcobo to probe public sector pay

2013-08-26 17:11

Former chief justice Sandile Ngcobo will head up the Presidential Remuneration Commission on pay in the public sector, says President Jacob Zuma.

Don't leave ANC - Mantashe

2013-08-21 22:21
83 comments

The ANC would drift to the right if the working class opted to abandon the party, Secretary General Gwede Mantashe says.

Motshekga: Patriarchy a problem

2013-08-08 13:09

Patriarchy in society and men's attitude towards women is a problem, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Schools must be furnished - Motshekga

2013-08-06 21:18

All South African pupils should be equipped with the requisite furniture in schools, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Motshekga on the right track - Zille

2013-08-05 20:23

South African politics can be a rough space, especially when insults fly and labels stick, DA leader Helen Zille says.

Angie sends team to aid Limpopo

2013-07-25 20:30

Additional senior managers have been sent to Limpopo to help resuscitate the province's education department, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Activists slam Zille's Motshekga defence

2013-07-25 10:42

Equal Education has slammed Western Cape Premier Helen Zille for her article defending Education Minister Angie Motshekga, saying she had made "factual errors".

 

Cosas welcomes Soobrayan ruling

2014-02-20 12:27

Students group Cosas has welcomed the disciplinary hearing ruling that basic education department director general Bobby Soobrayan is not guilty of wrongdoing.

Public comment sought on school calendar

2014-01-28 16:57

South Africans have until the end of February to comment on the proposed amendments to the national policy for determining school calendars for public schools.

18 Limpopo schools to get flush loos

2014-01-24 22:38
107 comments

Eighteen flushing toilets will be installed at a primary school in Chebeng village, Polokwane, where a pupil has died in a pit toilet.

All systems go for 2014 school year

2014-01-15 09:15

As millions of pupils head to school, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says textbooks have been delivered and it's all systems go for the 2014 academic year.

ANC wants 14-year schooling period

2014-01-13 08:38
192 comments

The ANC has proposed extending the schooling period to 14 years instead of 12, it has been reported.

Get your matric results online

2014-01-07 11:00

The 2013 matric results are available online. Here's where to find them.

ANC 'pleased' with matric results

2014-01-07 07:14
233 comments

The African National Congress has welcomed the 2013 matric pass rate announced by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.

Free State matrics top of the class

2014-01-06 19:08
143 comments

Free State matrics scored the highest pass rate for 2013, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has announced.

Umalusi approves exam results

2013-12-30 16:09

Umalusi has approved the release of the 2013 national matric results, CEO Mafu Rakometsi says.

Grade 9 a weak link, says Motshekga

2013-12-05 10:37
75 comments

The annual national assessment has shown that Grade 9 is the weak link in the education system, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Home straight for Class of 2013

2013-10-27 22:20

The final exams are set to begin for the country's 707 136 matrics, with a guarantee from monitoring body Umalusi that all necessary security measures are in place.

Parents should teach kids respect - minister

2013-10-21 13:35
98 comments

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says parents play a vital role in helping prevent violence at schools and ensuring discipline.

SA's education improving, says Motshekga

2013-10-16 16:01
121 comments

The results of the last national exams show the country’s education system is improving following the revision of the curriculum, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Over 14 000 teachers quit education department

2013-10-10 22:27
85 comments

Minister Angie Motshekga says more than 14 000 teachers have left the employ of the department of basic education in the 2012/13 financial year.

Women's rights must be protected - ANCWL

2013-10-07 16:01

The ANC Women's League is calling for a party election manifesto with more women-orientated pillars, president Angie Motshekga says.

Matric maths - deadline looms for comments

2013-09-29 22:37
147 comments

The education department wants more public comments on Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga's plans to possibly raise the 30% pass mark for matric maths.

7 million pupils to be part of ANA

2013-09-09 15:40

More than seven million school pupils is set to participate in the basic education department's annual national assessments .

Remuneration body gazetted - Zuma

2013-08-26 22:02

President Jacob Zuma says the terms of reference of the Presidential Remuneration Commission on pay in the public sector have been finalised and gazetted.

Men dominate principal posts - Motshekga

2013-08-23 22:20

Men continue to dominate school principal positions despite an "overwhelming" number of women in the education sector, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Longer school day to teach 3rd language

2013-08-21 13:17
176 comments

Pupils may have to spend up to an hour longer at school each day in order to accommodate the teaching of a third - African – language, according to a draft proposal.

SA women live in constant fear - Motshekga

2013-08-08 09:47
88 comments

Women in South Africa live in constant fear of being violently attacked, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Zille grasps SA education - Motshekga

2013-08-06 19:38

Western Cape Premier Helen Zille understands the problems bedevilling the education sector, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Motshekga: Boosting teacher quality vital

2013-07-31 07:27

The quality of education relies heavily on the quality of teachers and their ability to deliver the curriculum, Education Minister Angie Motshekga says.

Textbooks shredded, burned in KZN

2013-07-25 18:25

Textbooks meant for schools in KwaZulu-Natal have been found shredded and burned at a warehouse in Empangeni.

Disciplinary hearing for education DG

2013-07-23 14:33

A retired judge has been appointed to preside over the disciplinary hearing of basic education director general Bobby Soobrayan, the department says.

 
Traffic
Lottery
 
  • Thursday Sir Lowry's Pass - 05:35 AM
    Road name: Old Sir Lowrys Pass Road
    TRAFFIC LIGHTS not working at Bezweni Road
  • Thursday Cape Town - 05:35 AM
    Road name: Buitengracht Street
    TRAFFIC LIGHTS not working at Waterkant Street
 
More traffic reports...
 

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Escape winter, head to Mauritius

Escape winter by spending 7 nights in Mauritius' tropical bliss from R13 215 per person sharing. Includes return flights, airport transfers and accommodation. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Get many eggs in one basket!

Gaming bundles: 2 Super Hits games for R99, 3 Disney games for R99 and more + exclusive accessory bundles only available on kalahari.com. While stocks last. Shop now!

25% off bestselling books!

The Real Meal Revolution by Tim Noakes, Jeffrey Archer’s Be Careful What You Wish for, Man’s Search for Meaning by Victor E. Frank and many more titles. Shop now!

Up to 25% off electronics

Buy top electronics and save up to 25%. Such as kalahari.com’s 1# selling product the gobii eReader, Patriot X Porter flash drive, Asus Nexus 7” 3G tablet, Samsung Galaxy SIII, Lenovo G580 Notebook and many more. Shop now!

DStv HD PVR Decoder now R949

The DStv HD PVR Decoder has further revolutionised the television experience with lifelike viewing, sharper images, more vibrant colours and precision picture quality. Now R949, save R550. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Up to 30% off appliances & homeware

Save up to 30% on appliances and homeware this Easter! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now.

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.