September 19, 2018
Briefs that show it all: Those who’ve kept track report rape on majority of campuses

Briefs that show it all: Those who’ve kept track report rape on majority of campuses

Sep, 17, 2018 News

Only seven higher education institutions could report there had been no incidents of rape on their campuses in 2017. In response to a question from Nontando Nolutshungu from the EFF the Minister of Higher Education and Training replied that the Department does not usually collect such information as a matter of routine.

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Basic Education chasing pot at the end of the rainbow

Basic Education chasing pot at the end of…

Sep, 17, 2018 News

Parliament’s questions to the Minister of Basic Education reveal that the Minimum Uniform Norms and Standards for Public School Infrastructure launched in 2013 to improve educational infrastructure will have to...

Has SA got time for the snail’s pace of parliamentary law-making?

Has SA got time for the snail’s pace…

Sep, 17, 2018 Opinion

Seasoned parliamentary journalist JAN-JAN JOUBERT looks at the painfully slow progress of a critical piece of legislation, the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment (MPRDA) Bill and its protracted journey...

What horror at Parliament drove a staff member to kill himself?

What horror at Parliament drove a staff member…

Sep, 17, 2018 Opinion

Buried under the outcry over an apparent security lapse at Parliament lies the fact that a staff member used a gun to kill himself, while sitting at his desk. Whatever...

There may be a set of new rules to learn post 2019

There may be a set of new rules…

Sep, 12, 2018 Opinion

As the ANC stumbles towards the 2019 poll, it looks like there is a very real prospect that it may lose its majority in at least one province and see...

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