Parents welcome NPA's decision to appeal scholar patrol guard's acquittal for rape, sexual harassment

2018-12-13 20:08

The parents of the children who were victims in the sexual assault case against a former scholar patrol guard at AB Xuma Primary School in Soweto have welcomed the NPA's decision to appeal his acquittal.

WATCH: Fists fly between photographers and security at CPUT graduation ceremony

2018-12-13 15:30

Freelance photographers who wanted to get a piece of the action at a Cape Peninsula University of Technology graduation ceremony found themselves trading blows with security officials. Watch.

SA woman jailed in China for almost a month after going to teach English

2018-12-12 13:08

A 19-year old East London woman, hoping to teach English in China, has been held in a prison there for almost a month over a work permit.

Matric exam markers arrive drunk or smelling of alcohol

2018-12-11 18:06

Eight people who were hired to mark the all-important 2018 matric exam papers have been caught arriving at marking venues drunk or smelling of alcohol, it has emerged.

WATCH: Pupils prepare for the digital age by building their own robots, Bongani and Mbali

2018-12-07 16:24

Meet Bongani and Mbali - two robots built by nine pupils involved in the robotics course of the Melisizwe Computer Labs Project in Johannesburg. WATCH.

Pupil captured on video as he hurls abuse at teacher

2018-12-06 20:02

A video of a pupil hurling a barrage of insults at a teacher has surfaced – and it involves a primary school pupil in Gauteng.

Old sex scandal leads to teacher's dismissal after his questionable return

2018-12-05 06:22

A Cape Town teacher who was struck from the roll of educators after inappropriate sexual behaviour towards a pupil has been dismissed following his suspicious return to the classroom.

Students can still apply online for NSFAS funding over the weekend

2018-11-30 19:29

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme will keep its online application system open until midnight on Sunday for students who wish to apply for financial aid.

Steenhuisen: No degree needed to see through EFF's smokescreen

2018-11-27 19:57

"You don't need a degree to see the EFF for what it is: an elitist clique that steals from the poor and downtrodden," DA chief whip John Steenhuisen has told the National Assembly.

'Celebrate responsibly,' Western Cape MECs urge matric pupils

2018-11-27 05:22

Matric pupils heading to annual "matric rage parties" have been urged to "celebrate responsibly".


21 initiates have already died this season - Mkhize

2018-12-13 16:37

Twenty-one initiates have already died throughout the country since the start of the 2018 summer traditional initiation season, which started in November.

From till packer to Dr Hadebe: Maties graduate keeps his promise to gran

2018-12-13 05:39

Xolani Hadebe, 27, packed groceries and had to endure many university rejections, but it was all worth it this week when he graduated as a doctor.

The price of failing to invest in civic education

2018-12-12 10:21

We would do well to make 2019 the year of investing in civic education in our public servants to ensure that they understand their rights and responsibilities to serve this nation, writes Mamphela Ramphele.

Mom to collect master's degree of son who succumbed to cancer before graduation

2018-12-11 07:14

Amanda Kotze admits that walking across the stage to collect the reward of her son's hard work will be daunting, but says she's up to the challenge.

This SA start-up that automatically matches learners with universities just landed R3.5 million from Google

2018-12-07 10:58

Gradesmatch seeks to solve the problem of poor career guidance across Africa.

Black Panther the movie (like Bonang Matheba) has a scholarship for girls

2018-12-06 15:31

When they said Wakanda Forever, they meant it.

At this school, pupils are forced to borrow a broken toilet seat from teachers to put on holes used as toilets

2018-12-02 22:14

Pupils at Mndundu Junior Secondary School in the Eastern Cape borrow a broken toilet seat from a staff toilet to put over holes, which are all that is left of most of their school toilets.

Cheating matriculants to rewrite exam on Thursday

2018-11-27 21:22

Matriculants who were caught allegedly cheating on their geography paper 1 exam earlier this month will have to rewrite the subject.

Born in SA but not a citizen - matriculant's university hopes 'shattered'

2018-11-27 08:08

Time is running out for Ebenezer Odei to get the funding he needs to be able to attend university in 2019. Odei was born in South Africa in 2000, but does not have permanent residence status.

Expelling pregnant students from residence a grave act of gender-based violence - Dlamini

2018-11-24 15:49

Expelling pregnant students from university residences is a grave act of gender-based violence because female students do not impregnate themselves, Minister in the Presidency Responsible for Women Bathabile Dlamini has charged.

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