Latest articles on University Of Kwa Zulu Natal

#LifeEsidimeni: Motsoaledi and Makhura could be forced to pay up from their pockets

Those who oversaw the removal of mental health patients could face the full wrath of the law as could those standing by as KZN's cancer care fails.

Four top UKZN academics face suspension, sending SRC and union into a tailspin

The University of KwaZulu-Natal issued the suspension notices over their racism and misconduct claims of which the vice-chancellor was cleared.

UKZN books aren’t debt warmed up

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

Sorry tale of a post-merger university mess

The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s latter-day fortunes tell an indicting and page-turning story.

UKZN takes a chance on Albert

The new vice-chancellor has experience and insight, but his appointment has raised eyebrow.

Keep teen mums in school

Teen moms shouldn't be stigmatised; they should be encouraged to finish school, writes University of KwaZulu-Natal researcher Samantha Willan.

After strikes, UKZN extends financial aid deadlines

The University of KwaZulu-Natal's Westville campus has extended the closing date for the registration of students who are struggling financially.

Authoritarianism just tip of iceberg

The audit of the University of KwaZulu Natal also details an enrolment decline and a deficit.

Letters to the Editor: January 21

Read it and tell us what you think. <i>M&G</i> readers have their say.

Integrated HIV, piblic health and development in Southern Africa Workshop

Be at the cutting-edge of global thinking about re-integrating HIV with development work.

Panacea for Philistines

According to the festival organisers it will feature a poet of "high excellence who reflects Dennis's passion for human rights and integrity".

Aids infection risk for women halved by gel, says study

Researchers are reporting a breakthrough against Aids with a study showing that a gel could halve the number of women who get infected.

Fighting the deadly duo

Dr Thavi Govender and his team of researchers are investigating the synthesis and testing of inhibitors targeting HIV/Aids and XDR-TB.

An opinion carries a high price

The 'chilling effect' of threatened disciplinary proceedings hanging over the heads of academics who voice an opinion is troubling.

UKZN makes quantum strides

The latest antics between the eThekwini municipality and the University of KwaZulu-Natal could make even Albert Einstein turn in his grave.

vital information

The Mail & Guardian’s essential coverage of the ongoing coronavirus crisis is free to read for everyone.

If you would like to support us, please consider taking out a subscription.


The PPE scandal that the Treasury hasn’t touched

Many government officials have been talking tough about dealing with rampant corruption in PPE procurement but the majority won't even release names of who has benefited from the R10-billion spend

Health workers afraid of passing Covid to family

While nurses bear the brunt of the most psychologically affected of health workers, most are concerned about access to protective supplies

Treasury presents Covid-19 corruption action plan

Reports of corruption, over-pricing and the delivery of sub-standard PPE have become the norm over the past five months as the country grapples with the Covid-19 pandemic

Press Releases

Covid-19: Outlook on the economy, politics and labour

Old Mutual had experts unpack the effects of the pandemic and provide practical tips on how to deal with the financial impact of job losses and salary cuts

Opt-in to Popia

All business owners should take note: there is a lot of work ahead to ensure compliance with the POPI Act that has just come into effect

Capital Legacy talks life

The Covid-19 pandemic is revealing how few people actually sort their affairs to the benefit of their loved ones they leave behind when they pass on

Accounting technician beats the odds to obtain a professional qualification

'Being an AT(SA) offers lifelong learning and professional development opportunities because you never get to stop learning'

Associate general accountant reveals why she chose to work in the public sector ­– and stayed

Rakshika Danilala is part of the team tasked with auditing the R500-billion fiscal package allocated by government to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic

Accounting for sustainability: A South African case study

The accountancy profession has been recognised and seen its models replicated as successful models for projects that contribute towards the SDGs

Debt management amid Covid-19 and beyond

This webinar on Debt Management, sponsored by Debt Rescue, had its experts share a practical approach to debt management amid this crisis and beyond

NSTF-South32 Awards

All of the awards are made for outstanding contributions to science, engineering, technology and innovation in South Africa

The best local and international journalism

handpicked and in your inbox every weekday