Cars from the minister’s office have been attached to ensure the education department coughs up the R28-million it owes in teacher salaries.
The report on matric reform by Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga's task team presents her with a political headache.
The league's already delayed national conference will take place even later than expected amid concerns that the organisation is losing its relevancy.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will mull a task team's recommendations into the matric pass rate.
NGOs consider using soccer clubs, traditional healers, churches and even shebeens to tell SA about government's plan to fix school infrastructure.
History could soon be a compulsory subject in schools to enhance nation-building, national pride, patriotism, social cohesion and cultural heritage.
The minister did not appeal earlier rulings when they were made and cannot do so now, says NGO.
But confusion has emerged about the textbook report he says exonerates him.
The basic education minister claims the Limpopo textbook delay did not violate pupils’ rights.
President Jacob Zuma has chosen his new executive with some surprising and not-so-surprising demotions, promotions and sackings.
Measures meant to boost the ANC's internal democratic processes have led to fewer women in high office.
A petition launched by Angie Motshekga will be delivered to Nigeria by a delegation from the ANC Women's League and SA's government.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will launch a probe into allegations of job promotion racketeering by Sadtu members.
Panyaza Lesufi will replace former education DG Bobby Soobrayan, who has been "redeployed" to "other responsibilities in government".
Government must show Sadtu the door, otherwise just hand the entire ministry of education over to this power-crazed union, writes David Macfarlane.
Basic education director general Bobby Soobrayan has been found not guilty of wrongdoing, says department spokesperson Panyaza Lesufi.
There was much tears and excitement as South African pupils returned to school for the start of the new year.
The first day of school of 2014 has arrived, and government officials including Angie Motshekga will visit schools to test their states of readiness.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga's eloquence on the credibility of the 78.2% matric pass rate for 2013 lay more in what she did not say.