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Zuma: They must not provoke me

The former president says he is no longer constrained from making his own disclosures by occupying public office.

#FeesCommission: Dissatisfied students’ union vows to shut down universities

The panel tasked with probing the potential of free higher education has said they cannot prevent the government from implementing tuition increment.

Cosas promises swift action against teachers’ strike

Cosas has warned teachers aligned to Sadtu in Ekurhuleni they will be barred from returning to school if they embark on an intended march in the area.

Youth leagues in SA: A poverty of options

The ANCYL has over 500 000 members countrywide, but they don't speak for all of the country's youth. The <em>M&G</em> looks at alternatives.

Cosas won’t back Malema for second term

The Congress of South African Students says ANCYL president Julius Malema is giving the youth a bad name and will not back him for a second term.

Cosas: No link between ‘hit back’ comments and stabbing

There's no link between a pupil stabbing a teacher in Soweto and comments by Cosas on pupil retaliation, the provincial congress said on Friday.

Cosas: ‘Minister will run’ if prelims aren’t scrapped

Cosas has vowed to make the country “ungovernable” if the education department does not scrap matric prelim exams.

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ConCourt asked to rule that Zuma must testify for 10 days next year

It is Zondo's legal end game and will leave the former president, his supporters and those implicated in state capture to increasingly play fast and loose at imputing political motive to the commission

This is how the SIU catches crooks

Athandiwe Saba talked to the Special Investigating Unit’s Andy Mothibi about its caseload, including 1 000 Covid contracts

FNB dragged into bribery claims

Allegations of bribery against the bank’s chief executive, Jacques Celliers, thrown up in a separate court case

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World Aids Day

Huge strides have been made, but the fight against HIV is far from over, and Covid-19 has disrupted testing and treatments

How to get the most money for your old iPhone towards a new one

Cash in your old iPhone to upgrade to a new one or get a reduced rate on your monthly contract from your service provider

Gender-Based Violence

In South Africa, women live in fear. It’s difficult to speak out against the patriarchal system, but many have done so, and continue to do so

POWER Business #OnTheMoney talks to Risenga Maluleke, South African Statistician-General

If Stats SA is to really have timely data that’s accurate and remains relevant then we need to make sure that the institution is strengthened

Dr Sumy Thomas: Deciphering the human puzzle, from the inside out

The Discovery Foundation MGH Fellowship Award recipient for 2020 will focus on internal medicine, particularly the endocrine system of patients affected by HIV

Touching lives through innovation

Africa has a high youth population that adapts to technology quickly, and this phenomenon is something which should be taken advantage of

Festive Reading

In The Whistleblowers, Mandy Wiener talks to a wide range of the people who have revealed corruption and malfeasance in government and business

Centre for Women & Gender Studies

The CWGS aims to resuscitate the histories of African women from all walks of life in an intellectual cleansing/ukuhlambulula of her story