Higher Education Committee Probes Why National Skills Fund Has Two Acting...

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Higher Education has expressed alarm that the National Skills Fund (NSF) has appointed two acting Chief Financial Officers,...

Legislative Amendments Seek To Strengthen National Qualifications Framework

The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) says there is more to the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Amendment Act than just criminalising qualifications...

Coding In South African Schools: What Needs To Happen To Make...

Ulrike Rivett, University of Cape Town South Africa is training a group of teachers to learn how to code...

NYDA Records 5th Consecutive Clean Audit

The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has chalked up its fifth consecutive clean audit as pronounced by Auditor General Kimi Makwetu.

Unemployed youth use stokvel payout to start business

Statistics paint a dreary picture of youth unemployment on the eve of Youth Month, but some are finding ways to beat the odds...

Educations system a mismatch to skills needed by economy

South Africa’s education system is flooding the jobs market with graduates who do not possess the skills that match what the economy requires.

Education ‘not the key’ for unemployed youth – graduates

When Lerato Moleleki completed her public relations diploma two years ago, she thought she was going to walk into a job and realise her...
Inside Education, NYDA sets aside R40 million to assist poor students

NYDA sets aside R40-million to assist poor students

Staff Reporter The National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has set aside R40-million for the Solomon Mahlangu Scholarship Fund, according to the agency’s chairperson Sifiso Mtsweni. The...

Is education the answer to SA’s stalling pace of innovation?

South Africa’s ability to produce globally competitive businesses has become constrained for two main reasons. The first is the poor quality of the country’s...

How millennials and Gen Z are reshaping the future of the...

Millennials and their younger “Gen Z” counterparts are used to facing sweeping criticism over their commitment to the workplace. Brandished the work-shy generation of...

Sundowns academy coach Isaac Shai aims for another Percy Tau

Gomolemo Motshwane Mamelodi Sundowns legend and academy coach Isaac Shai believes it won't be long before they produce the next Percy Tau. Shai coached Tau at...

Nigeria: 65,818 applicants apply for 2,200 Lagos teaching jobs

Agency Report The Lagos State Government has disclosed that 65,818 applications were received for the 2,200 teaching job vacancies offered by state government after the...

New opportunities in the higher educational sphere including a two year...

The term “business management” is broad based and implies actually many skills and job opportunities. It sounds great though when you are in matric and...
Malusi Gigaba’s budget cuts will hurt basic education: Equal Education

Malusi Gigaba’s budget cuts will hurt basic education: Equal Education

Bonile Khanyi Equal Education says the budget by Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba tabled in Parliament on Wednesday will hurt the poor the most. This after...
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World AIDS Day: Female teachers still bearing the brunt of the...

Thabo Mohlala As the world commemorates World AIDS Day on Friday, there are concerns within the education sector that female teachers seem to be at...
University of Zimbabwe students call for Mugabe to step down, Grace’s PhD to be rescinded

University of Zimbabwe students call for Mugabe to step down, Grace’s...

Bonile Khanyi Students from the University of Zimbabwe in Harare shut down the institution on Monday, singing and demanding that the 93-year-old President Mugabe...

Michael Komape’s family needs psychological help to help them deal with...

Chester Makana At least eight additional psychological sessions are needed to help Michael Komape’s family cope and find closure to their son’s death, the Limpopo...

School disruptions following Mugabe’s ouster by the army generals

Thabo Mohlala Scores of Zimbabweans have expressed fear and frustrations about how the political situation has negatively affected their normal daily activities. The country’s army generals...

Charges against EFF student leader withdrawn

Bonile Khanyi The charges against Naledi Chirwa, the #FeesMustFall activist and Economic Freedom Fighters student command national member, were withdrawn in the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court...
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Zambia teachers’ union objects to teacher transfers as it breaks marriages

The Zambia Observer reporter Professional Teachers Union of Zambia (PROTUZ) has urged the government to stop transferring teachers from one province to another as the...