Credit Ratings Agencies – Messengers or Bouncers?

[Daily Maverick] They have the power to discipline companies with bad credit records, or which are deemed unlikely to be able to repay loans. What should concern us most however is that increasingly these powers are being used to discipline not only co…

[Daily Maverick] They have the power to discipline companies with bad credit records, or which are deemed unlikely to be able to repay loans. What should concern us most however is that increasingly these powers are being used to discipline not only companies that borrow money but national governments, to whom all the same criteria are applied, including areas which are clearly political, such as governance and potential instability.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Progress in Probing Maths Paper Leak

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Basic Education says hearings for all learners implicated in the leaking of Mathematics Paper 2 in two schools in Limpopo during the 2016 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations will be completed in th…

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -The Department of Basic Education says hearings for all learners implicated in the leaking of Mathematics Paper 2 in two schools in Limpopo during the 2016 National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations will be completed in the next two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ICT Access for Mpumalanga Learners

[SAnews.gov.za] Kabokweni -Learners from schools in the rural town of Kabokweni in Mpumalanga will no longer have to wait until they get to varsity to gain skills in digital media technology.

[SAnews.gov.za] Kabokweni -Learners from schools in the rural town of Kabokweni in Mpumalanga will no longer have to wait until they get to varsity to gain skills in digital media technology.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister to Engage Higher Education Stakeholders

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande will meet with stakeholders in institutions of higher learning to minimise violent protests on campuses.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande will meet with stakeholders in institutions of higher learning to minimise violent protests on campuses.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Briefing On Opportunities for Matric Class 2016 in Post-School Education and Training System

[SA Govt] Remarks by Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande on Opportunities for Matric Class 2016 in Post-School Education and Training

[SA Govt] Remarks by Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande on Opportunities for Matric Class 2016 in Post-School Education and Training

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Differences Between Two Churches Emerge Ahead of Archbishop Mugecha Burial

[Nation] Nyeri Senator Mutahi Kagwe has urged the African Independent churches to put aside their differences and give the late Archbishop John Baptista Mugecha a befitting send-off.

[Nation] Nyeri Senator Mutahi Kagwe has urged the African Independent churches to put aside their differences and give the late Archbishop John Baptista Mugecha a befitting send-off.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya