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#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.

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Hawks swoop down with more arrests in R1.4-billion corruption blitz

The spate of arrests for corruption continues apace in Gauteng and the Eastern Cape.

SANDF hid R200m expenditure on ‘Covid’ drug it can’t use

Military health officials are puzzled by the defence department importing a drug that has not been approved for treating coronavirus symptoms from Cuba

Epic fail: Africa’s Fortnite battle

Forced onto the backfoot by poor ping and overseas servers, African gamers are getting creative in an attempt to play one of the biggest competitive games. In the second instalment of our gaming corner, we chat to some of the innovators

Press Releases

Disrupt the corrupt

Whistle-blowers should be seen as real heroes in the fight against corruption and we need a change in culture for this to happen

Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

Concept papers are sought for implementating activities, for a multi-faceted programme that aims to reduce poaching and illegal trade in wildlife

The financial decisions made during your life journey, and their impact on your retirement outcome

The longer you save towards retirement the larger your retirement savings are expected to be due to the effect of compounding interest

In conversation with SA Reserve Bank Governer, Lesetja Kganyago

'Make interest rates zero and inflation goes up and then people save less – we need savings to fund investment in this country'

Secure your business from cyber threats

Many business-grade security systems now have built-in learning systems and AI to help businesses stay up to date with protection

Mental Health

During the pandemic there's been a dramatic increase in depression, anxiety and suicides, according to some of the surveys done

Expert financial advice still recommended – especially in uncertain times

A financial advisor is an expert who will help you to protect your wealth and make a realistic plan when unexpected events threaten your wellbeing

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