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.

NWU Law Faculty hosts gala dinner

The North West University's Faculty of Law celebrated the 30th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

NWU hosts successful press club networking forum

In his address, the vice-chancellor thanked the media fraternity for the critical role they play as watchdogs for civil society, shapers of public opinion, leaders of public discourse and champions of democracy.

Five ways to use Mobi-gram

A Mobi-gram is like an SMS with the added creativity and visual impact of a Web page, says

Leopards Lair 2019: winner fights period poverty

Melanie Pieterse, winner of the North-West University competition, developed The Period Package to help girls stay in school when they are menstruating.

NWU consistently among top SA universities in rankings

Overall, the NWU is ranked in position five in SA in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

MTN gears up for Black Friday sale promotion

Black Friday deals will be available online and in-store to both individual and business customers on 29 November.

Utility outages: looking at the big picture

It would be a mistake to think that load-shedding is the only issue relating to power, says Nadia Veeran-Patel, manager: Cyber Resilience at ContinuitySA.

Software licensing should be getting simpler, but it’s not

While most licensing works on a per-user basis, some vendors have started offering different options in order to simplify the process, says Richard Firth, CEO of MIP Holdings.

UKZN scientists get L’Or’eal-UNESCO Women in Science grants

Dr Yogandree Ramsamy and Sinenhlanhla Sikhosana are among seven women to be awarded research grants from the L'Or?al-UNESCO for Women in Science South African National Programme.

Springbok-mania hits MTN head office

The Springboks' Trophy Tour made a stopover at MTN head office in Fairland, Johannesburg, to thank the employees at its headline sponsor.

Optimise your SMS campaigns this Black Friday

Schedule your SMSes to be sent at appropriate times of the day, and spice up your offer by adding a special discount code in each SMS, says

ContinuitySA wins IRMSA Award with Resilience 2.0

Resilience 2.0 takes business continuity beyond the confines of an organisation and addresses the cumulative requirements for an industry sector or complex supply chain web.

UKZN invests in research, innovation

The University of KwaZulu-Natal's School of Engineering Research and Innovation Expo will place on 8 November.

Summer of rewards for MTN prepaid customers

Experience that winning feeling during MTN's summer campaign by playing MTN CakeCrush.

NWU’s humanities recognised in world rankings

Times Higher Education World University Rankings has placed NWU in the 401+ group out of 536 international universities for the arts and humanities subject rankings.

NWU confers Africa’s first PhD in African indigenous astronomy

In his study, Dr Koitsiwe Motheo followed a case study approach in investigating African indigenous astronomy of the Batswana in Botswana and SA.

Barloworld joins corporate SA in curbing youth unemployment

As part of the Youth Employment Service (YES) programme, Barloworld has offered 70 young people employment opportunities at its business unit, Avis Budget Rent a Car.

Futuresense attends EMEA OneStream Splash Conference

The OneStream Splash Annual User Conference and Partner Summit was held in Madrid.