South Africa

South Africa: register to rewrite your complementary matrix exams

Candidates who have registered to take the complementary matric exams in May / June of this year, but have failed, failed a subject or wish to improve their grades, have another chance to improve their results. According to the Department of Basic Education (DBE), candidates for the National Senior Certificate …

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South Africa takes action to crack down on gender-based violence on campus

South Africa has taken an important step towards addressing gender-based violence in higher education institutions. Higher Health South Africa on Friday released a set of instruments, guidelines and protocols that will help transform the GBV Policy framework in practical implementation on campuses of higher education institutions. The document containing these …

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Court case to settle alcohol sales in South Africa

Vinpro, a non-profit company representing 3,500 South African wine producers, will go to court on Monday (August 23) to fight the government’s ongoing alcohol ban and completely reopen the industry. South Africa has faced comprehensive alcohol sales bans on four occasions since late March 2020 as part of the country’s …

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Horror stories of children in South Africa …

Illustrative image – Source: Michael Komape (Image: Section 27) The way South African society treats its children – as evidenced by its response to the death of Michael Komape – reveals the image of a country with a miserable soul. Mark Tomlinson is Co-Director of the Institute for Life Course …

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Kick-off time and latest team news

“I don’t think there is a specific style (that has to be played), it is determined by the players you have,” he said. “New Zealand will have certain athletic attributes and create a game plan to amplify those special characteristics. We will have a different (type of) player and seek …

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South African Valorant players tear up EU servers on 170 Ping

The next time you feel the need to find an excuse for your poor performance in a Valorant rated game, don’t. Keep calm and take it on the chin. That’s what I’ve been telling myself over the last few weeks, anyway, since watching South African contender Valorant Garret ‘Mangolorian’ Laird …

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THREE KEY CLASHS in decisive Lions series game against South Africa

THREE KEY CLASHS in the decision maker of the Lions series: Ali Price must step up the pace against Cobus Reinach, Wyn Jones must subdue Frans Malherbe in melee … and Handre Pollard will test the “bomb defuser” Liam Williams Lions and South Africa to face off in decisive win-win …

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‘We were not a team’, former South African cricketers make damning revelations about racial discrimination in Proteas camp

Johannesburg: Allegations of racial discrimination in South African cricket were made during a month of hearings, with a star claiming he was called a “quota player” and that representing the national team was not “not a dream”. Another said that a modified version of the 1970s pop song “Brown Girl …

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South African Zuma hospitalized from prison

LONDON (Reuters) – Jailed former South African president Jacob Zuma was hospitalized on Friday for medical observation, the government’s Corrections Department said. FILE PHOTO: Former South African President Jacob Zuma addresses his supporters after appearing before the High Court in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, May 17, 2021. REUTERS / Rogan Ward …

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