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Corruption forces health shake-up in Gauteng

Dr Thembi Mokgethi appointed as new health MEC as premier seeks to stop Covid-19 malfeasance

Editorial: Crazy leadership carousel

Eskom appointed a new interim chairperson this week — board member Professor Malegapuru Makgoba. Makgoba is not a new face. He was the health...

Life Esidimeni: Family of victim dealt a second blow

​The sister of a Life Esidimeni patient suffered a second blow when her niece died after collapsing on the day the hearings started.

UKZN books aren’t debt warmed up

The university’s balance sheet is in healthier shape than has been recently speculated

University culture silences outspoken students, says Sasco

It is not surprising that four students faced disciplinary charges for speaking out about their university's problems, says the SA Students' Congress.

University transformation will take 43 years, says study

A new UKZN study says it will take up to 43 years to fully transform staff profiles at South African universities to represent national demographics.

Mainstays of research

Each year the NRF awards excellence in three special categories.

UKZN’s VC made ‘solemn oath to be impartial’

it is often not realised that respect for the truth, ethics and integrity essentially guide vice-chancellors in their positions.

CHE panel ‘acted with integrity’

Leaked letter written by UKZN audit chair Martin Hall 'substantially compromised audit', writes <b>Ahmed Essop</b>.

Letters to the Editor: February 4

<em>M&G</em> readers share their thoughts on various reports in our newspaper.

Controversial UKZN audit under wraps

Council on Higher Education withdraws audit report after vice-chancellor alleges bias, writes <b>David Macfarlane</b>.

‘Residence privatisation’ causes rumpus at UKZN

Student protests at the University of KwaZulu-Natal escalated as rumours of plans to privatise residences swept through the university's campuses.

UKZN’s fraught power dynamic requires a neutral hearing

Malegapuru Makgoba has been connecting the university to political heavyweights in the province.

More infighting at UKZN

Storm brews in the academic teacup over authorship of a book about the creation of the university.

Thumbs up and down for UKZN

Almost 79% of students felt that the standard of work was high, although 30% said their workload was not manageable.

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Judicial committee orders Mogoeng to apologise for SA-Israel remarks

The JCC said that by the chief justice straying into politics, he breached the judicial conduct code and ordered him to issue an apology and retraction

‘Doctors’ wives’ jump Covid queue

Private doctors and civilians have been exploiting gaps in the public health system to get vaccinated

Ithala fails to act against board chairperson over PPE scandal

Morar asked to settle with the state and pay back the profit he made on an irregular tender

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