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Nomalanga Mkhize

Nomalanga Mkhize

Nomalanga Mkhize is a South African historian best known as one of the three expert presenters of the nature travel documentary series Shoreline.Mkhize completed a doctoral thesis in land and agrarian studies at the University of Cape Town. She has a Masters in History from Rhodes University and takes a special interest in 19th century Eastern Cape history. Outside of her academic pursuits she advocates for equitable access to quality education for all South African children. She is also part of a creative collective that writes children's books in African languages.
Winnie writer ignores key scholar
Winnie writer ignores key scholar
The article by Ntombizikhona Valela on Winnie Madikizela-Mandela (“The woman who helped forge an icon”, published...
Boys' clubs need a culture overhaul
Boys' clubs need a culture overhaul
After 20 years of South African democracy, the lack of transformation in higher education is still a topical issue. We have been sluggish in...
Opinion: Will government intervene after Eastern Cape school closures?
Opinion: Will government intervene after Eastern Cape school closures?
Approximately 12 000 learners in the Eastern Cape have had their schools forcibly placed under lockdown by their parents over the past four weeks....
School corridors of power
School corridors of power
The escalation of problems affecting our schooling system has led the basic education department, the ANC and Cosatu to plead for "greater...