Chimpanzee

Judge gives chimps ‘right’ to argue case

The attorneys for two primates being held in cages at Stony Brook University on Long Island in the US want them freed from medical experiments.

Chatty chimps know their ooks from their eeks

A research team from the UK has compiled a "dictionary" of chimpanzee body language, where certain gestures mean certain things.

American lawyer seeks human rights for chimps

Steven M Wise is campaigning for chimps' right to seek freedom from unlawful detention on the grounds that they are essentially people.

Apes may have midlife crises too

There comes a time in some men's lives when the days seem darker and the only sensible response is to blow their life savings on a sports car.

Why chimps were spared after attack on US student

Two chimpanzees who mauled a US student in SA will not be killed because authorities found the animals defended their territory against a trespasser.

Victim of chimp attack still under sedation

The US student attacked by the chimpanzees he was studying remains sedated after six hours of surgery to clean his wounds and deal with his injuries.

Chimps’ lives spared after attack on US researcher

The two male chimpanzee which attacked a US researcher at the Chimp Eden rehabilitation centre in Mpumalanga last week will not be euthanised.

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Western Cape Judge Mushtak Parker faces second misconduct complaint

The Cape Bar Council says his conduct is ‘unbecoming the holding of judicial office’

The Mogale Centre: A place of hope for young offenders

In the last story of her series about children behind bars, Athandiwe Saba speaks to young men who have committed serious crimes and are now living behind the walls of the Mogale Child and Youth Care Centre

Covid-19 fight to enter house-to-house testing phase

President urges people to continue staying at home for the next 17 days

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories