UKZN head: Makgoba honoured

2012-10-09 00:00

THE vice-chancellor and principal of the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, was honoured for his contribution as one of South Africa’s top researchers and scientists on Friday last week.

The event was hosted by the Southern African-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Johannesburg.

The first South African–German Science Awards were handed over to the winners in presence of the Minister of Home Affairs, Dr Naledi Pandor, and the Minister of Energy, Dipuo Peters.

The chamber celebrated its 60th year this year.

Other milestone events have taken place during the chamber’s anniversary year, such as the extension of its presence with the setting-up of an office in Kwazulu-Natal and the launch of the Centre of Corporate Social Responsibility.

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