Equal Education calls for swift adoption of Bela bill
/ 1 February 2024

Equal Education calls for swift adoption of Bela bill

Among other things, the Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill calls for grade R to be the compulsory school-starting age

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Autopilot Angie runs the shop as Ramaphosa jets off on a UK state visit
/ 22 November 2022

Autopilot Angie runs the shop as Ramaphosa jets off on a UK state visit

There is no taste of presidential power for presidential hopefuls Lindiwe Sisulu or Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma — now or in December

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Government fails to act on officials implicated in R3bn SIU recommendations
/ 16 September 2021

Government fails to act on officials implicated in R3bn SIU recommendations

Half of the 127 managers incriminated in gross procurement corruption have yet to be disciplined

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‘Generational catastrophe’ — Motshekga sounds alarm on missed school
/ 30 August 2021

‘Generational catastrophe’ — Motshekga sounds alarm on missed school

The basic education department has clearly outlined why school must not be skipped

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Soweto teacher dismissed for the alleged repeated rape of a learner
/ 14 June 2021

Soweto teacher dismissed for the alleged repeated rape of a learner

The learner was 13 when the alleged rapes started, and they continued for two years until she asked to be moved to another school

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No mercy for teachers who are found guilty of misconduct
/ 17 April 2021

No mercy for teachers who are found guilty of misconduct

New regulations give direction on what sanctions should be imposed on disgraceful teachers, including lifetime bans for serious offences

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