Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

Spend big on business travel to boost profitability

Adopting a traveller-centric company culture doesn't have to break the bank, says Corporate Traveller.

Three things robots can’t do better than humans

Although there will always be intrinsically human qualities that robots simply can't duplicate, AI will have the upper hand in other areas, says Corporate Traveller.

ContinuitySA named Platinum Reseller by Veeam

ContinuitySA has been awarded the highest level in the Veeam ProPartner Programme.

Home automation incorporates SMS to keep you connected

The BulkSMS API lets you integrate a reliable notification platform with your home alarm system even when your data connection is poor.

MTN adds ‘mystique’ to its offers

MTN prepaid customers could get up to a 99% discount on the newly launched MTN Ska Wara Bundle Sale promotion.

The significance of Nelson Mandela Day

To celebrate Manedela Day, IIE Rosebank College National office will be visiting the Orlando Children's Home.

UKZN Campus to Campus a celebration of a healthy lifestyle

University staff, students and alumni are reminded to take part in the UKZN Campus to Campus 10km race and 5km fun run on Sunday, July 28.

Tribute to Johnny Clegg – Doctor of Music (honoris causa)

It is with sadness that we received the news of the passing of world-renowned music legend Dr Johnny Clegg, a true son of Africa.

VUT Vice-Chancellor addressed the Somali National University graduation ceremony

Professor Gordon Zide, Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the Vaal University of Technology, addressed the Somali National University graduation ceremony.

NWU summit focuses on human capital in Fourth Industrial Revolution

The North-West University's School of Industrial Psychology and Human Resource Management hosted its third annual Human Capital Summit on 11 and 12 July.

Social sciences academic receives C2 Rating from the National Research Foundation

Senior lecturer in Sociology at UKZN, Dr Kathryn Pillay, has been awarded a C2 Rating by the National Research Foundation.

UKZN graduate lauded among 200 South African trailblazers

Dr Sphumelele Ndlovu, one of the Mail & Guardian's 200 Young South Africans for 2019, was recognised in the category of Science and Technology.

UKZN linguistics expert appointed VP of African Association for Lexicography

The director of UKZN's Language Planning and Development Office, Professor Langa Khumalo, has been appointed vice-president of the African Association for Lexicography.

NWU, stakeholders collaborate to assist visually impaired

On 10 July 2019, the plight of visually impaired individuals in the North West Province came under the spotlight.

Law graduate among Mail & Guardian’s 200 Young South Africans

Lerisha Naidu, a UKZN alumna and a partner at Baker McKenzie, made it onto the prestigious list in the Business and Law category.

Lifetime achievement award for NWU stalwart

Prof Susan Visser was honoured by the Southern African Accounting Association for her contribution to the accounting industry for the past four decades.

Learners stand to benefit from bridge-building competition

The competition forms part of a programme which promotes engineering as a career among high school learners with potential to study engineering at university.

Integrating youth into your business

If an employee consistently meets deadlines and delivers good work, does it matter how often they check Instagram?