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Bongekile Macupe

Bongekile Macupe

    Varsity’s ex-VC cries foul over ousting
    Varsity’s ex-VC cries foul over ousting
    The former vice-chancellor of the troubled Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), Dr Prins Nevhutalu, says he was targeted by the...
    Principal and team removed from school for "concealing" sexual abuse of pupils
    Principal and team removed from school for "concealing" sexual abuse of pupils
    The Gauteng department of education has removed the principal of the primary school in Soweto where over 50 pupils were allegedly sexually...
    Security guard to appear in court for sexually assaulting minors
    Security guard to appear in court for sexually assaulting minors
    A 57-year-old man who worked as a security guard at a primary school in Soweto will appear in the Protea magistrate’s court today over allegations that he sexually assaulted over 50 pupils at the school....
    The rise and fall of a CPUT vice-chancellor
    The rise and fall of a CPUT vice-chancellor
    Even before taking over the reins at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) in 2014, Dr Prins Nevhutalu’s journey to his appointment...
    Laptops just ornaments for Eastern Cape teachers who are not trained to use them
    Laptops just ornaments for Eastern Cape teachers who are not trained to use them
    The Eastern Cape department of education has spent millions on an information and communication technologies programme, which includes providing...
    Nelson Mandela University students threaten shutdown after rape, stabbing on campus
    Nelson Mandela University students threaten shutdown after rape, stabbing on campus
    Students at the Nelson Mandela University have threatened to shut down the institution until the university management agrees to strengthen...
    CPUT in court bid to halt unrest
    CPUT in court bid to halt unrest
    The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) has approached the high court for an interdict to stop students from disrupting its activities,...
    Student fund gets a human face
    Student fund gets a human face
    The saga of the R14-million that was accidentally paid to a student at Walter Sisulu University (WSU) has knocked the image of the National Student...
    Varsity head gets death threats after announcing fraud probe
    Varsity head gets death threats after announcing fraud probe
    The vice-chancellor of Vaal University of Technology (VUT), Professor Gordon Zide, has received death threats after announcing a forensic investigation at the university....
    Savvy school turns its gang crisis around
    Savvy school turns its gang crisis around
    Sipho and Lethabo (not their real names) were good friends when they started high school in 2013 at Badirile High School in Khutsong, Carletonville, west of Johannesburg....
    Pupils want an end to ‘ugly’ outdated uniforms
    Pupils want an end to ‘ugly’ outdated uniforms
    Recently, pupils from Hoërskool Pretoria West demanded that skinny pants be incorporated into their school uniform. It was short-lived: their...
    You can’t not talk to kids about race
    You can’t not talk to kids about race
    Race may be an uncomfortable conversation for some parents but, in South Africa, whether we like it or not, things always boil down to us and...