Pretoria High School For Girls

From slavery to colonialism and school rules: A history of myths about black hair

When it comes to black hair, “common sense” is the least reliable tool for decision-making.

Elders need to step up: Respectability politics, generational policing won’t free us

If anything, the cracked veneer of the 1990s shows us that respectability politics will get us nowhere.

Hair, white assimilation, and the girls who are rejecting it

Some have argued it's just school policy, but it’s more than that: it is the protection of white standards at the expense of black identity.

Panyaza Lesufi visits school to probe #StopRacismAtPretoriaGirlsHigh concerns

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is visiting Pretoria Girls’ High School today following allegations of racism.

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South African tourism to be hit hard by coronavirus

The stream of about 100 000 Chinese tourists to South Africa each year has dried up for now, MPs told

Public transport inequality

The Competition Commission’s market inquiry reveals that South Africa’s public transport system remains skewed by class, advantaging middle- and high-income earners

Court date finally set for death in detention Haffejee inquest

Another apartheid-era death will be investigated after NPA pressured to finally act

Press Releases

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs

Achieving the litmus test of social relevance

The HSS Awards honours scholarly works based on their social relevance and contribution to the humanities and social sciences

Making sense of tax-free savings and investment

Have you made the most of your tax-free investment contributions?

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.