The University of South Africa (Unisa) has sourced the services of an independent negotiator to reach a settlement with over 4 000 staff members who downed tools amid salary negotiations.
The University of Venda and Microsoft South Africa are piloting a facial recognition computer system for students in an effort to improve safety on campus .
The buildings at Unisa will be named after Winnie Madikizela Mandela, Professor Nkoana Radipere and Anton Lambede who each played a vital role in contributing to shaping the university and society.
First year students at the University of South Africa (UNISA) will get question papers in their mother tongue in the October-November exams season.
Former president Thabo Mbeki has been honoured for the role he played in the development of South African and the rest of the continent.