Tuks Registration Going Smoothly, Despite Threats to Shut Varsity Down

[News24Wire] Student registration at the University of Pretoria is steaming ahead, despite threats from the South African Union of Students (SAUS) to shut the institution down.

[News24Wire] Student registration at the University of Pretoria is steaming ahead, despite threats from the South African Union of Students (SAUS) to shut the institution down.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Our Age of Populist Politics and Its Varied Meanings

[Daily Maverick] Populism has gained ground through the very mechanism that liberal politics has established itself – this very machinery of democracy which we have erected as a totem of progress.

[Daily Maverick] Populism has gained ground through the very mechanism that liberal politics has established itself - this very machinery of democracy which we have erected as a totem of progress.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shot Cape Town Girl Could Be Paralysed After Gunmen Opened Fire On Play Park

[News24Wire] Ashline Telmarks, 5, knows the drill – when playing outside and shots are fired, run to the nearest open door. But her little legs didn’t make it into a neighbour’s house on Tuesday evening when bullets flew into Algoa Court, Hanover Park,…

[News24Wire] Ashline Telmarks, 5, knows the drill - when playing outside and shots are fired, run to the nearest open door. But her little legs didn't make it into a neighbour's house on Tuesday evening when bullets flew into Algoa Court, Hanover Park, and one hit her in the back, exiting through her abdomen.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Wits Mum Over Senior Lecturer Sexual Harassment Claims

[News24Wire] The University of the Witwatersrand has declined to comment on reports that one of its senior professors is being investigated for allegedly sexually harassing three of his colleagues.

[News24Wire] The University of the Witwatersrand has declined to comment on reports that one of its senior professors is being investigated for allegedly sexually harassing three of his colleagues.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa