Pedro Mzileni

Pedro Mzileni works from Johannesburg, South Africa. Researcher @ Nelson Mandela University Columnist @ The Herald, PE PhD Sociology Pedro Mzileni has over 889 followers on Twitter.

How Covid-19 will affect students

Universities and vocational colleges have the responsibility of protecting graduates’ futures

We must fight for Fort Hare’s unique project

Political calls for the vice-chancellor to resign misunderstand the mandate of a university

Sasco must introspect to succeed

The student organisation must be involved in the transformation of education and the country

Market affects students’ lives

The state should intervene and rezone suburbs to lower property prices and rent

Place of learning is a female fear factory

Unless the middle management at Nelson Mandela University changes, poor, black women students will remain threatened

Blackness in a white world

Whiteness has spread its colour through knowledge production, teaching and learning

Name change is a game-changer

The Port Elizabeth university is no longer named after a metro but a man — Mandela

Press Releases

Transport Month

An infrastructure-led recovery will help to stimulate demand in the South African economy, which is vital post the Covid-19 pandemic

Limpopo’s Economic Recovery Plan to fight Covid-19 impact

Billions have been set aside to help farmers and industries get back on their feet as part of the Limpopo Socio-Economic Recovery Plan

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

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