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Unisa students turned away at registration
Independent Online - 2017-01-24
Durban - Thousands of students were left frustrated on Monday when they could not register for the 2017 academic year as University of South Africa (Unisa) staff embarked on a go-slow. Prospective and returning students were turned away from about 11am ...

Africa: Call for a Return to the Base
southernafrican.news - 2017-03-13
The recent tour of South African universities by Ngugi wa Thiongo, during which he delivered punchy lectures on African languages, has revived the old pleas for the return to critical humanism. In the present model of the university in Africa, humanities ...

What to study in South Africa
Times Media Group - 2017-03-10
In South Africa, however, it was the Development Studies course that came out tops. The University of Cape Town retained its top 10 place in the Development Studies category of the latest QS ranking, while the University of Witwatersrand clinched the ...

Zambesi Lodge
sa-venues.com - 5 months ago
Zambesi Lodge, with its lush, shady gardens is a bird's paradise ... (2min), Loftus Versfeld Rugby Stadium (20min), University Of Pretoria (20min), University Of South Africa (20min), Post Office and Banks (2min), Spar shop and Petrol Station (2min)

Dlamini-Zuma tipped for top job in South Africa Cabinet
africareview.com - 2017-03-16
Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma may soon return to government in South Africa after she handed over reigns of the ... A politics professor at the University of Witwatersrand, Susan Booysen, says a Cabinet post would be massively beneficial for her campaign "because ...

The Big Read: The 'bittereinders' of taal
timeslive.co.za - 2017-03-16
These debates are discussing the future of Afrikaans as a language of instruction on university campuses. In one corner of South Africa there is deep and anxious groaning about the fate of the taal. If you stick your head into that beehive, you could be ...

Are energy alternatives being used wastefully in South Africa?
Mail & Guardian Online - 2017-03-10
Nuclear and energy economics expert Dawid Serfontein, associate professor in nuclear engineering with the School of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering, North-West University ... Gas Utilisation Master Plan for South Africa that will be a roadmap for ...

Op-Ed: Is the claim that university #FeesMustFall at odds with the democratic project?
firstthing.dailymaverick.co.za - 5 months ago
I owe my presence here to the Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Professor Mandla S. Makhanya, who, on behalf of the Council of the University of South Africa, asked me to do so. On the last day of my watch as Deputy Chief Justice of the Republic I delivered a ...

University of South Africa
whoswho.co.za - 4 months ago
Unisa is the largest open distance learning institution in Africa and the longest standing dedicated distance education university in the world. We enrol nearly one-third of all South African students. Founded in 1873 as the University of the Cape of Good ...

South Africa stumble as rain hovers
iafrica.com - 2017-03-11
Faf du Plessis was on 56 and Vernon Philander on one when bad light ended play 20 minutes early on a tough day which produced only 186 runs and five wickets -- three in the final session -- at University Oval. While Elgar slowly moved South Africa ahead on ...

Booknesses: Taking stock of the book arts in SA
artlink.co.za - 2017-03-09
According to David Paton, senior lecturer at the University of Johannesburg Department of Visual Art (Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture) and organizer/curator of Booknessess, it is important to gather the broad book arts community in South Africa to ...

Lycoming College professor receives Fulbright grant to teach DNA analysis in South Africa
lycoming.edu - 2017-03-30
During 2018, Newman will teach a graduate level course in microbial genomics, lead faculty development workshops and conduct research on novel bacterial species at University of the Free State (UFS) in Bloemfontein, South Africa. The Fulbright Scholar ...

Cabinet reshuffle places South Africa firmly in junk status crosshairs
Engineering News - 2017-03-31
Earlier this week, business associations raised a red flag over the resurfacing of ratings downgrade fears after Zuma cut short an international ... was standing between [South Africa] and a downgrade," said University of the North West political and ...

Europe at 60 and its lessons for Africa
DAILY MAVERICK - 2017-03-28
The Franco-German partnership in Europe has provided many lessons in this regard. Regional powers in the AU such as Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, Egypt, and newcomer, Morocco will have to start leading by example by faithfully and respectfully implementing ...

ECSPONENT LIMITED - CHANGES TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND AUDIT COMMITTEE
Moneyweb.co.za - 2017-03-22
George holds a B.Acc (Hons) from the University of South Africa. Until recently, he was the chief executive officer/chief investment officer of Brainworks Limited. Brainworks Limited is a Mauritian registered investment holding company, focused on ...

More delays on N1 because of new completion date
zoutnet.co.za - 2017-03-24
Isabel joined the Zoutpansberger and Limpopo Mirror in 2009 as a reporter. She holds a BA Degree in Communication Sciences from the University of South Africa. Her beat is mainly crime and court reporting.

Meet the man who wants to disrupt SA's fitness industry
Fin24 - 2016-12-12
Phake started his business on the side while still working at the bank - he enrolled at the University of South Africa (Unisa) for a BCom Finance degree, but before this he did a lot of short courses in business and finance management. After graduating ...

Lack of vision hampers SA
dispatchlive.co.za - 2017-03-30
According to the former University of Cape Town vice-chancellor ... In closing, Ndebele took aim at "whiteness" in South Africa which he said "as an ideology or lifestyle in an overwhelmingly black demographic environment in Africa is an ...

Human Rights Commission considers racist Joost meme
ewn.co.za - 2017-02-08
In his profile picture, Riaan is seen posing at the University of South Africa, but the institution has not confirmed whether he is an employee.

Africa: The problem of democratic colonialism
southernafrican.news - 2017-03-27
On 21 March 2017 South Africa commemorates Human Rights Day and remembers the ... The massive structures of the University of Stellenbosch and the University of the Witwatersrand, for instance, are structures whites built using black labour, African ...

Rainbow nation a beacon of failure
iol.co.za - 5 months ago
Nkondo is a policy analyst, a member of Freedom Park Council and of the Council of the University of South Africa. He writes in his personal capacity. ** The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Independent Media.

Unisa postpones exams due to lack of study material
sabc.co.za - 5 months ago
The University of South Africa has postponed its exams due to lack of study material for students. The exams, which were supposed to start on Tuesday, will now be split into two portions. Students are given the option of sitting for exams this week or the ...

Manhunt for killer(s) of young woman
zoutnet.co.za - 5 months ago
Isabel joined the Zoutpansberger and Limpopo Mirror in 2009 as a reporter. She holds a BA Degree in Communication Sciences from the University of South Africa. Her beat is mainly crime and court reporting.

Coca-Cola sells 17.5% shareholding in Appletiser South Africa to black owned African Pioneer Group
biznisafrica.co.za - 5 months ago
Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA) announced today ... Rising through the ranks, and earning a marketing qualification from Durban University of Technology along the way, Madlala was promoted into more senior positions. Given his clear leadership ...

The Ins and Outs of Asthma in South Africa
iafrica.com - 5 months ago
Research shows that nearly 58 900 people in South Africa die from asthma related symptoms each year ... Moses is currently registered as a PhD student at the University of Pretoria. His interest in asthma stems from his background in public health ...

Media Statement from the Ministry of Police
saps.gov.za - 2015-09-10
He is currently studying for an LLB degree with the University of South Africa. Major General Ntlemeza started his career in the police service 34 years ago. He has progressed through the ranks as an investigator. He has worked as an investigator through ...

About University of South Africa
careers24.com - 2017-04-17
Unisa is the largest open distance learning institution in Africa and the longest standing dedicated distance education university in the world. We enrol nearly one-third of all South African students. Founded in 1873 as the University of the Cape of Good ...

University not only answer for youth
dispatchlive.co.za - 5 months ago
Dear parents, please stop pressurising your school-going children to go to university after completing their matric ... skills that were mostly acquired through TVET colleges. "In South Africa we are not battling with this problem of unemployed youth ...

Chidyausiku body arrives at Harare Airport today from South Africa
nehandaradio.com - 5 months ago
The body of the late retired Chief Justice Godfrey Chidyausiku, who died in South Africa on Wednesday ... He got a place at the then University of Rhodesia from 1968 to 1972 where he read law after which he went into private legal practice.

How South Africa is being stolen - PARI
politicsweb.co.za - 4 months ago
Stellenbosch University), Lumkile Mondi (Department of Economics, University of the Witwatersrand), Dr. Camaren Peter (Centre for Complex Systems in Transition, Stellenbosch University), Professor Mzukisi Qobo (member of South African research Chair ...

Op-Ed: Zille and Zuma - a fading star, a black hole and the end of an era
DAILY MAVERICK - 4 months ago
Marius Oosthuizen is a member of faculty at the Gordon Institute of Business Science, University of Pretoria, South Africa. He teaches leadership, strategy and ethics. He oversees the Future of Business in SA project that uses strategic foresight and ...

Levels of child sexual abuse in South Africa even higher than activist claimed
Polity.org.za - 4 months ago
However, a study conducted between September 2013 and February 2015 has provided new insight into the sexual abuse of children in South Africa. The Optimus Study was conducted by the Centre for Justice and Crime Prevention and the University of Cape Town ...

The challenge of making Africa smoke-free
Health24 - 4 months ago
South Africa. Harry Lando is a Distinguished International Professor in the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota and the Chair of the 17th WCTOH Organising Committee. During winter ...

Live cruelly, die young: Academics count the cost of Cape Town's tidal wave of violence
Times Media Group - 4 months ago
The other, by a University of the Western Cape physiotherapist, examined ... firearm-licence holders, since 16 persons are shot and killed each day ... in South Africa."

Westcon-Comstor Southern Africa Appoints CEO
IT News Africa - 4 months ago
Parbhoo graduated with a B.Com degree majoring in insurance, risk management and information systems from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, in 1997. He subsequently completed a Management Development Programme through Manchester Business ...

Why Kenya's attendance of G7 summit is important
Daily Nation - 4 months ago
In all likelihood, Kenya might gain new rounds of funding its high tech particularly from European members of the G7. Bob Wekesa is a post-doctoral fellow at the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.

Nehawu threatens to shut down University of Pretoria open day
m.news24.com - 4 months ago
Pretoria - National Health and Allied Workers Union [Nehawu] members have vowed to shut down the University of Pretoria's (UP) open day, which will be held at the campus on Saturday morning if their demands for a 13th cheque, 8% salary increase and better ...

The Importance of Leadership
nehandaradio.com - 4 months ago
My own Grandfather was a personal friend of Jan Smuts in South Africa and went right through the Second World ... delegation was an elderly white Afrikaner who was a Professor at the University of Stellenbosch. When the Pan African Christian Leadership ...

The ABC of OOH creative: Accuracy, boldness, clarity
themediaonline.co.za - 4 months ago
Multiple Executions According to the University of Alberta ... but we have no shortage of great local OOH right here in South Africa...

How to become a Veterinarian in South Africa
jobmail.co.za - 2015-06-26
The University of Pretoria Faculty of Veterinary Science provides solid training if you want to become a veterinarian in South Africa. The institution is proud to have the second oldest veterinary faculty in Africa. It is the only one of its kind in South ...

Call for Papers: "Writing South Africa Now: Twenty Years On" Colloquium at the University of York
bookslive.co.za - 2014-02-21
The University of York in association with University of Cambridge is holding a one-day colloquium on "Writing South Africa Now: Twenty Years On" on Saturday, 7 June and is calling for papers reflecting "on the complex changes and continuities ...

SA has a new trade union federation. Can it break the mould?
Mail & Guardian Online - 5 months ago
The National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa led the way when it extended its scope to include a variety of economic activities beyond metalworkers. This included, for example, university cleaners and bus drivers. Furthermore, many of the Saftu ...

United States-based midfielder Lindokuhle Mfeka harbouring ambitions of playing for Bafana Bafana
Kickoff - 4 months ago
Mfeka made 69 starts appearances for the University of South Florida ... up for the SA Under-17 team by then coach Solly Luhvengo to earn his only cap for South Africa's juniors against Lesotho in Maseru. With two goals in three appearances for Reno ...

Can land reform feed South Africa?
oxpeckers.org - 5 months ago
Smallholder farmers such as these produce more of the food consumed in South Africa than is generally realised, says Professor Ben Cousins of the Institute for Poverty, Land and Agrarian Studies at the University of the Western Cape. "Smallholdings have ...

Another tampon tax victory in Africa
African Independent - 3 months ago
In South Africa in 2016, University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) students made the news with their call for an end to tampon tax. In South Africa, sanitary wear is taxed and value added tax (VAT) is charged on these goods, as with other goods classified as ...

Meet Africa's youngest neurosurgeon
Times Media Group - 3 months ago
She then did community work at Livingstone Hospital in Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape. In 2013, she enrolled at the University of Pretoria to do her registrar training. She is now based at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Tshwane where she spends most of ...

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