The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu), together with teachers’ union South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) and the African National Congress (ANC) are expected to lead a march to Hoërskool Overvaal in Vereeniging, south of Johannesburg, on Thursday morning.
The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the African National Congress (ANC) held its first ordinary meeting on 18-19 January 2018 in Irene, Tshwane.
Gauteng Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, has threatened to shut down five independent schools for consistently under-performing.
Education expert Susan van Rensburg says that the angle used in efforts to improve the matric pass-rate is not yielding any positive results in the Eastern Cape.
The Congress of South African Students (Cosas) say it’s confident that the 2017 matric pass rate will be better than the previous year’s.
The Basic Education Department has been lauded for ensuring incident free 2017 matric examinations. Quality assurance body, Umalusi says the department’s efforts ensured that there were no systemic irregularities that would have compromised the integrity and credibility of Grade 12 final year examinations.
President Jacob Zuma says that late Public Service and Administration Minister Collins Chabane was an asset and his death has left a void that that will be difficult for the country to fill.
The ANC has released the results of the election of its 80 additional members of the National Executive Committee.
Delegates at a Gauteng ANC Women’s League conference heckled provincial chairperson Paul Mashatile when he joined their event in Pretoria yesterday afternoon.