Mugabe brews $1billion university shocker

John Kachembere Zimbabwe’s cash-strapped government has approved a $1 billion grant to a university to be built in honour of President Robert Mugabe, a Cabinet...

Minister wants police involvement in education

Staff Reporter The department of basic education is calling for a symposium with police and other government departments to discuss how to tackle challenges at...

South Africa: Maths, computer labs given to school

Siyabonga Kalipa Deputy Minister of Basic Education Enver Surty officially opened three mathematics classrooms, a Science and a Computer Laboratory at the Manyano High School...

Sadtu blames assaults on teachers on Cosas’ call for pupils to...

Bongani Mthethwa The SA Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) in KwaZulu-Natal has blamed the escalation in attacks on teachers by pupils on a call by the...

South Africa: Inside the Royal Bafokeng nation’s R450 million school in...

James de Villiers  Lebone II - a private school entirely funded by the Royal Bafokeng Nation - accommodates over 800 pupils on 80 hectares in...

Learners use field as toilet

Yamkela Ntshongwana Young children are forced to use a field as a toilet at Ntshingeni Senior Primary in the Eastern Cape school, while teachers turn...

Matric Results Full Speech by Angie Motshekga: Freestate gets top honours...

Good Evening Fellow South Africans! Strategic direction in the basic education sector Today we have gathered here to announce the 2017 National Senior Certificate examination results....

Algeria goes offline to stop students cheating

AFP Algeria went offline on Wednesday for the start of high school diploma exams, the first in a series of internet blackouts to stop students...

Top referee Victor Hlungwani gives hope to rural kids

Tiyani wa ka Mabasa Former Baroka goalkeeper Oscarine Masuluke has used his past life experiences to motivate schoolchildren in Limpopo over the past week. Masuluke, 25,...

Kutlwanong Top maths and science matrics choose Wits and Tuks to...

Vicky Abraham A Biblical adage that a man's gift makes room for him and brings him before great men, proved to be true for...

Tanzania: Govt to Organize Nation-Wide Debate On Education, Minister Reveals

Deogratius Kamagi The Tanzania government is planning to organize a nation-wide debate with stakeholders in education to discuss possible ways to improve the sector. This was...

Panyaza Lesufi dares schools insisting on Afrikaans to take the GDE...

Bonile Khanyi The Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has issued a stern warning against schools that use Afrikaans as the only medium of learning,...

Court orders end to mud schools

Chris Gilili The Bhisho High Court has found parts of the government's norms and standards regulations for schools to be unconstitutional. The court has ordered...

100 minutes of Coding for Mandela

Emmanuel Tjiya A crop of Mzansi A-listers yesterday paid a visit to Diepsloot, north of Johannesburg, with a random act of kindness, proving in Mandela...

Nzimande calls for tough action against the alleged culprits in the...

Thabo Mohlala Blade Nzimande, the minister of higher education and training, has weighed in in the saga involving an incorrect payment of R14.1 million into...

South Africa: Condolences pour in for late Eastern Cape education MEC

Staff Reporter Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga sent condolences to Eastern Cape Education MEC Mandla Makupula's family on Monday. Makhuphula died at an East London hospital in...

Kenya will start teaching Chinese to elementary school students from 2020

Abdi Latif Dahir Kenya will teach Mandarin in classrooms  in a bid to improve job competitiveness and facilitate better trade and connection with China. The country’s...

Microsoft to assist Zimbabwean schools in technology upgrade

Alois Vinga MICROSOFT has entered into an agreement with the Zimbabwe government which will pave the way for the creation technology sensitive classrooms in the...

Forget the matric ballyhoo and focus on the real issues that...

Mary Metcalfe Because the National Senior Certificate (NSC) results have great significance in the lives of individuals and families, SA celebrates the release of the...

Residents Still In Shock Following Deadly School Collapse In Nairobi, Kenya

Residents of Dagoretti, a district of Nairobi, Kenya are still in shock, two days after the collapse of a classroom claimed the...