Health Care

It’s in the blood

TW Kambule-NSTF Award: Researcher through research and its outputs by an individual

Research to improve rural community health

Management Award: contribution through management and related SET and innovation activities by an individual

Zimbabwe sacks thousands of striking nurses

In a hardline response to growing labour arrest by the country's new leadership, all nurses who were on strike have been fired

Can government employees kiss those above-inflation increases goodbye?

Picketing doctors and nurses in Limpopo could be just a taste of what's to come as unions and government prepare to head to the bargaining table.
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Malegapuru William Makgoba: Primary health services must be strengthened

Health ombudsman Malegapuru William Makgoba says that primary health services must be strengthened

Mind the gender pain gap

Entrenched sexist views on pain prevent many women from accessing quality healthcare

Trans people seek bias-free healthcare

Transgender individuals in conservative small towns are too scared to seek medical treatment

Who will pay the price for the latest national laboratory strike?

The second industrial action in as many years is likely to stretch into its second week.

Will strikes pit the rights of doctors against those of their patients?

The quest for better working conditions leaves striking doctors with a tough decision but they might not have to choose.

How to fund a failing health system

Could Zimbabwe's new Health Development Fund rescue the country's cash-strapped clinics and hospitals?

No quick cure for SA’s sick health care

But the National Health Insurance fund will go some way towards alleviating the current dire state of affairs.

New graduates, rural areas likely to pay the price for austerity measures

Some pharmacists will be doing their community service at private pharmacies amid a shortage of posts.

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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