Education

Of the 18% of matrics registered at universities, half drop out

Senior academic at the University of Johannesburg Dr Andre van Zyl says universities enroll just over a quarter of youth who complete matric.

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Education in Africa: Quality vs quantity

Pioneer Academics CEO, Chinezi Chijioke talks about access to quality education and the challenges facing the current education system in Africa.

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Pupil transport: How far would you walk to get an education?

The M&G visited Nquthu, in KwaZulu-Natal, where we documented pupils' daily struggle to get to school.

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Pupils Speak Out

A weekly series of articles written by pupils who want to contribute to the debate about South Africa's education system.

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Malawi floods leave learners displaced

Unicef follows Rita Nota, who is staying at Bangula Primary School since the floods left her family homeless, as she attempts to continue her studies.

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