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Teachers, pull yourselves together and prepare your lessons
Teachers, pull yourselves together and prepare your lessons
The article by Bongekile Macupe, “Varsity doesn’t prepare us to teach in rural areas” , creates the impression that teachers in rural areas are suffering,...
Drought crisis: Three provinces declared national disasters
Drought crisis: Three provinces declared national disasters
The national disaster management centre has called on organs of state to implement contingency measures to enable the national executive to deal with...
Unemployment lower, but black women, the youth remain the most vulnerable
Unemployment lower, but black women, the youth remain the most vulnerable
The latest unemployment statistics from StatsSA show that South Africa’s unemployment rate declined to 26.7% in the fourth quarter last year from...
Van Rooyen slams WC provincial government for slow spending on drought relief
Van Rooyen slams WC provincial government for slow spending on drought relief
Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Des van Rooyen has criticised the Western Cape provincial government for its slow...
Day Zero stalks Eastern Cape’s towns
Day Zero stalks Eastern Cape’s towns
Two farming towns in the Eastern Cape might have to face their Day Zero before Cape Town. The only dam supplying the area is at a critical level,...
The other water crisis: Eastern Cape is in serious danger
The other water crisis: Eastern Cape is in serious danger
The Cape water crisis has shaken South Africa. The reality that easy access to clean running water will soon be stripped from one of SA’s most...
‘Varsity doesn’t prepare us to teach in rural areas’
‘Varsity doesn’t prepare us to teach in rural areas’
Being a teacher is not an easy job in the first place, but nothing you learn at university prepares you for teaching in rural areas. Having to...
East London stadiums packed for #ANC106 rally
East London stadiums packed for #ANC106 rally
More than 30 000 people filled the Absa and Jan Smuts stadiums in East London where the ANC’s 106 birthday celebrations are taking place.
Hope and despair at ANC door-to-door in Duncan Village
Hope and despair at ANC door-to-door in Duncan Village
ANC president Cyril Ramaphosa’s door-to-door visits in East London’s Duncan Village township was a tale of messianic hope and dejection, with...
How #MadibaFuneral was used to loot state money
How #MadibaFuneral was used to loot state money
An explosive report by the public protector sets out how R300-million meant for fixing roads, replacing mud schools and getting water to the most...
Final stretch for ANC  nominations
Final stretch for ANC nominations
With less than a month to go until the ANC’s December elective conference and branch nominations for leadership positions scheduled to close this...
Mantashe: Rumours of my suspension are 'fake news'
Mantashe: Rumours of my suspension are 'fake news'
ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe says the circulation of "fake news" of his impending suspension is a desperate act in the fierce battle for...

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