Acting vice-chancellor bends the rules to readmit 5 000 needy students who faced exclusion.
Formerly deprived institutions need enormous redress funds from all sectors.
Bolstering a weak life orientation curriculum is proposed as one of the ways of preventing abuse, including rape, in classrooms.
Police deny shooting rubber bullets at a group of parents who were protesting at Roodepoort Primary School demanding a coloured principal.
Government, state agencies and universities must urgently solve the dire shortage of funding for students.
Activists start ‘underground’ library after service delivery protesters burn down township facility.
Make no mistake: the autonomy of such institutions does not trump the Constitution.
A course will equip supervisors with better skills – but they need institutional backup too.
Pupils living in rural areas battle rivers, snakes and rough weather to get an education, even though the authorities are meant to provide transport.
It is the fifth school to be torched in the area since January, but it's unknown if this latest fire in Xigalo is related to the Malamulele unrest.
The continuing shutdown of Malamulele in Limpopo and violent protests are preventing around 350 pupils from writing their supplementary matric exams.