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A small number of students can return to university, but some choose not to

They stayed away because they feared getting Covid-19, had comorbidities, were in quarantine, had become infected and the safety measures such as curfews were too limiting

South African universities record 22 deaths from Covid-19

A Universities South Africa survey shows that 20 people — 19 staff members and one student — at local universities have died after contracting the coronavirus

Government’s plan for universities and schools – the story so far

Ministers outline initiatives and the plans for all education institutions

Graduates and their unemployment dilemma

South African university graduates are willing to take menial jobs because of the dearth of suitable employment despite being highly educated

Payment delays anger students

Nearly half of those who qualify for funding are affected but the financial aid scheme blames institutions for being tardy

Students say ‘disability-friendly’varsity is anything but

Young people with impairments are having their academic dreams dashed by insensitive lecturers

No arrests in shooting at University of Limpopo as students demand tighter security

Mamabolo says that the police response has been inefficient, but the university has initiated crime awareness projects.

Student ‘punished for being poor’ gets debt paid

A Good Samaritan has paid off the university debt of Sello Molewa, the graduate denied a degree, whom the Mail & Guardian reported about last week.

DA wants probe into varsity funding

The DA wants a probe into the University of Limpopo after reports that two men linked to the Friends of the Youth League benefited from contracts.

Sisters in the academic struggle

Women lecturers and researchers at Limpopo University have joined forces to address gender unfairness at universities.

Medunsa rises from the ashes of Limpopo divorce

The Medical University of South Africa, folded into the University of Polokwane in 2005, is to be re-established, the higher education minister says.

Time for a U-turn

Angry students picketing outside campus and toyi-toying on the bonnet of his car was all in a day's work for <b>Nhlanhla Maake</b>.

Registration suspended at Limpopo University campus

The University of Limpopo's Medunsa campus suspended the registration of first-year students on Monday because of a strike by senior students.

With many tongues

The University of Limpopo has pioneered the country's first and only dual-medium degree -- BA in Contemporary English and Multilingual Studies.

The writing’s on the T-shirt

<a href=""><img src="" align=left border=0></a>Thousands of delegates to the ANC's 52nd national conference converged on Polokwane International Airport on Saturday to register in a cavernous hangar for the event. The regi­stration hangar was a free-for-all for groups supporting either Thabo Mbeki or Jacob Zuma.

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Fake trafficking news targets migrants

Exaggerated reports on social media of human trafficking syndicates snatching people in broad daylight legitimate xenophobia while deflecting from the real problems in society

Female cops sent for rape counselling

Brigadier Sifiso Cele denies the rape allegations, saying that they are part of a smear campaign and that criminal charges should have been opened if the accusations were true

‘Lost’ PPE: Morar a ‘player and ref’

Roshan Morar, the auditor who supplied the KZN education department with sanitisers has also been tasked with investigating the “disappearance” of millions of rands worth of PPE

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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

What is a virtual card, and how does it work?

A virtual card lets you pay online without ever having to take your card from your wallet or exposing your actual account information

Expert grant writer vacancy

The role of the grant writer is to work collaboratively with the HST bid team to conceptualise and write proposals for upcoming grant calls

Investment outlook beyond Covid-19

Opportunities for local business growth needed to be identified and strategically capitalised on, and we have to be really deliberate about that

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