SA’s care for the mentally ill is in disarray

A report in South Africa detailing the death of 94 people with mental health disorders who were moved from the Life Esidemeni Hospital and placed in inadequate facilities has sparked outrage and led to Qedani Mahlangu stepping down as the local government Minister of Health in Gauteng province.

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Tony Elumelu Foundation applications for Entrepreurship Programme

TtonyEfond2,000 ENTREPRENEURS AND COUNTING – Closing Date 1st March 2017

 LAGOS, NIGERIA – Africa’s largest business incubator, The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), is now accepting applications from African entrepreneurs, with business ideas that can transform Africa.

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Story of educational outcomes in South Africa

Not for the first time in the last year or so, media reports this week have again incorrectly announced that black and coloured youths are less likely to complete university today than in previous years. Again, these have followed press releases by Stats SA.

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Education Forum suggests solutions to fee increases

The National Education Crisis Forum (NECF) says resolving the higher education crisis will depend on government's responsiveness to the civil society's proposals.

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Govt to build new schools in Vuwani, Malamulele

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says government will soon start with the construction of new schools in both the Vuwani and Malamulele areas in Limpopo.

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