Department of Education in partnership with Education Stakeholders will celebrate World Teachers Day on 5 October 2016.The theme for this year's celebration is " Building peace in the minds of men and women".Students on the Pietermaritzburg campus of the University of Kwa Zulu-Natal say they are unlikely to return to class until at least October 14, when the UKZN Council meets to deliberate on fees for 2017.
The situation at the University of Kwa Zulu-Natal remained relatively calm on Wednesday, despite a chilling warning to students to be prepared for “mass destruction” at the Howard College campus in Durban.
Pietermaritzburg high schools say the Education Department’s call for matric dances not to be held during the examination period does not affect them as most schools had already scheduled their dances for after the matric finals.
Through the sweltering Pietermaritzburg heat, blind student Sandile Madlala stood at the front of a group numbering the hundreds that marched in protest over a prospective University of Kwa Zulu-Natal fee increase.
Cape Town - A man accused of committing fraud through an online dating scam is expected to appear in the Bellville Specialised Commercial Crime Court in Cape Town on Tuesday.
Muyiwa Obafeni, 35, from Nigeria, was arrested in April 2013, and made several appearances in the Cape Town District Court before his case was transferred to the commercial court.