‘Rhodes did not buy our silence’

Students find their Rhodes scholarship best way to protest racist legacy.

Embrace Rhodes’s statue, it’s a reminder of the past and of hope

The best way to atone for his privilege is to use what he has left behind and direct it towards something that would make him turn in his grave.

Rich life rough on kasi trailblazers

Those talented enough to make it to KwaZulu's top cricketing schools face enormous language, cultural and academic challenges.

Sierra Leone city offers ‘virgin scholarships’

A Sierra Leone city's plan to give scholarships to girls who keep their virginity until they finish university has run into trouble.

Awards for grade 6 learners

SSP is awarding scholarships for the finest high school education to academically distinguished Grade 6 learners from low income backgrounds.

A decade of success

A pioneering initiative to enable learners from poor backgrounds to attend South Africa's top schools celebrates its 10th anniversary this month.


R80-million: The cost of evacuating South Africans from Wuhan in China

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

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

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

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