Ted Talks

School your politician or face the fallout

In most cases the politician becomes so obsessed with power and corruption, the only sane thing to do is chain them and spray them with cold water
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Spreading Soweto’s inpiration at TEDx

Interest in TEDx Soweto - now in its fourth year - is growing, but organisers say it could be even bigger.

Connect with beautiful minds

Once, seeing the great thinkers explain their ideas was the privilege of city dwellers with time and money. Nowadays an internet connection will do.

Live Stream: TEDx holds Jo’burg talks

The popular internet discussion forum TEDx has hit Jo'burg, and includes speakers Yusuf Abramjee, Richard Turere and Mandi Poefficient Vundla.

Jaden reveals Will Smith’s TED Talks obsession

During a father-and-son interview with Will and Jaden Smith, Smith junior has revealed that Will watched hours and hours of the talks online.

M&G’s Trevor Ncube impresses with TEDx Talk

Zimbabwe-born, Africa media heavyweight Trevor Ncube has said in his TEDx Talk that "life is unconventional, and we need to embrace it".

TED Talks: ‘The Academy Awards for smart people’

A week of TED Talks ranging from animal necrophilia to fighting poverty has ended, and the inspiring talks are now spreading across the globe.

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Slice of life: Recycling for our lives

This lockdown will hurt my family in the stomach. We will suffer for this whole period. I don’t even know what I will do when my wife gives birth in the next two weeks

Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

Press Releases

New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

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