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​Nelson Mandela Metro University gets the go-ahead to open a medical school in 2020
​Nelson Mandela Metro University gets the go-ahead to open a medical school in 2020
The government has given its blessing for the establishment of a medical school at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) in Port...
Social media fans suicidal fire
Social media fans suicidal fire
Suicide is the cause for almost one in 10 teenage deaths in South Africa and there is growing evidence that social media sites are to blame, at...
Pups cut their teeth with the Jake White Sharks
Pups cut their teeth with the Jake White Sharks
The franchise has a new chief executive in John Smit and a new director of rugby in Jake White and it is not coincidental that they have been...
The miracle of incubator schools
The miracle of incubator schools
They came from schools ­without ­science laboratories, where ­experiments were memorised from textbooks rather than demonstrated. They came from...
New teaching model delivers good results
New teaching model delivers good results
They came from schools without electricity and desks where exams were written in the dark and pupils sometimes wrote standing up. Because their...
Big bucks for game ranchers
Big bucks for game ranchers
Wesson van Rensburg breeds sable antelope, buffalo and black impala on 940 hectares of arid Bela-Bela farmland. He farmed cattle in the Free State...
Prof aims to get earth back on track
Prof aims to get earth back on track
Many experts ­specialise in interrelated problems such as climate change, pollution, poverty and healthcare. But few investigate the bigger...
Big news on science of small things
Big news on science of small things
As a passenger on an aeroplane, your life depends not only on the pilot but also on those who designed the plane, chose the materials to make it...
What can your cellphone do for you?
What can your cellphone do for you?
The cellphone has become Africa's personal computer. Unable to afford computers or laptops, the vast majority of people on the continent are...
Research gets into the mix
Research gets into the mix
A new MXit application to help pupils -- particularly in rural areas -- improve their computer literacy skills has emerged from doctoral research...
Children at risk of online bullying
Children at risk of online bullying
Cyberbullying among schoolchildren is a major concern, research conducted late last year at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University among nearly...
Madisha: SACP favoured cash to foil creditors
Madisha: SACP favoured cash to foil creditors
The South African Communist Party (SACP) has on several occasions taken large donations in cash in order to foil its creditors, according to former...

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