Donald Grant

Cape Town trains off the rails

Cape Town’s transport problems have reached a crisis point and officials are seeking solutions before the rail system breaks down

Grant: Keeping WC schools open has consequences

The Western Cape education department will seek leave to appeal a court ruling setting aside a decision to close 17 schools.

W Cape schools will not be closed

A decision to close 17 Western Cape schools at the end of last year has been set aside.

Confusion over WCape school closures judgment

Protesters were left disappointed outside the Western Cape High Court when it emerged judgment was not expected in the school closures case.

Grant: Sadtu must pay for schools’ legal costs

The Western Cape wants teacher union Sadtu to pay the legal costs should 17 schools in the province lose their legal battle to stay open.

Western Cape school closures case back in court

Communities were not properly consulted before a decision was taken to close a number of schools, the Western Cape High Court has heard.

ConCourt dismisses appeal for 17 school closures in W Cape

The Constitutional Court has refused Western Cape education MEC Donald Grant leave to appeal a decision to keep 17 schools in the province open.

ANC, Cosatu call W. Cape’s education minister racist

The Western Cape's minister for education should be sacked because of 27 schools facing possible closure in the province, says Cosatu.

Ratanda, Grabouw, take their demands to the streets

Violent protests near Cape Town and Jo'burg -- over schooling and power cuts -- have been met with police water cannons, stun grenades and tear gas.

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Lockdown heroes feed hungry kids

Feeding schemes inundated with requests to assist during Covid-19 lockdown

‘Frustrated’ police resort to force

Regulation uncertainty leaves slap-happy police and soldiers to decide when people should or shouldn’t be allowed on the streets

Tension over who’s boss of courts

In a letter, Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng questions whether Justice Minister Ronald Lamola has acted constitutionally

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