E- Learning Platforms The Solution To Campus Chaos

South African universities remain in deep crisis, with violent protests against - among other things - fee increases leading to shutdowns at many famous institutions.   There could, however, be a homemade solution to the problem. Over the same time period that South Africa’s university crisis has been escalating, the country’s e-learning

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Scholarships available for virgins only slammed as illegal by SA minister

A South African cabinet minister on Wednesday slammed as “illegal” a new scholarship scheme for female students who must pass virginity tests during the holidays to received grant money. Uthukela municipality near Durban city last month awarded “maidens’ bursaries” to 16 university students on condition they remain virgins until they completed

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Kenya, Nigeria, SA university incubators recognised as best in Africa

The Nairobi-based m:lab East Africa, Nigeria’s Technology Incubation Centre and the Timbali Technology Incubator from South Africa have been recognised as the best performing university business incubators in Africa by performance analyst firm UBI Global. UBI Global is a leader in performance analysis of business incubators around the world, which helps

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South African students storm parliament to demo against rising Uni fees

South African riot police used stun grenades to disperse protesting students outside parliament in Cape Town on Wednesday, as demonstrations against rising university fees rocked campuses around the country. Hundreds of students forced their way through gates of the parliament complex and gathered at the entrance of the national assembly building,

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