‘Joy on those faces just heart-warming’ THE department of education has new menus for its school nutrition programme – and for the first time, Eastern Cape pupils will be fed chicken meat.
EDUCATION MEC Mandla Makupula has announced that his department has fired 30 employees for various irregularities.
Ngonzo accused of unilateral tender decision PROVINCIAL education boss Mthunywa Ngonzo’s tenure at the helm of the troubled department could be coming to an end after he was suspended yesterday.
Education plunges into chaos as pupils sit on buckets, share question papers. A RADICAL plan by the Eastern Cape department of education to overhaul the education system has left hundreds of pupils without teachers
Youth now plans to start a business that will help whole village AN EASTERN Cape pupil whose face was severely disfigured when he was burnt by acid at school has received R5.5-million in compensation
MEC sets sights on 70% pass rate WITH only 139 days to the start of the 2014 matric exams, the provincial education department has launched an Information and Communications Technology campaign as part of its support programme.
THE provincial education department has applied for a four-month extension to meet an Mthatha High Court order that it provides every public school with adequate school furniture by May 31.
THE matric results may have faded from our memories, but as we move towards the fifth general election, the issue of education has been raised once more by political parties in their respective manifestos.