Change Impossibilities Into Possibilities – NCOP MPs Tell Principals

[Parliament of South Africa] If the curriculum is not entirely covered at schools there can be no good reason to hope for better matirc results at the end of the year in the Mdantsane District of Education, Members of the National Council of Provinces …

[Parliament of South Africa] If the curriculum is not entirely covered at schools there can be no good reason to hope for better matirc results at the end of the year in the Mdantsane District of Education, Members of the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) told the Mdantsane District of Education's Acting District Director, Mr Sihle Mnguni, and other senior officials of the Department of Basic Education at WB Rubusana's offices of Basic Education yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Higher Education and Training Stakeholders Present Inputs to Taking Parliament to the People Delegation

[Parliament of South Africa] The 2016 Taking Parliament to the People (TPTTP) programme began with an interactive session on higher education and training at the Walter Sisulu University Campus, Potsdam, East London. This in keeping with the TPTTP prog…

[Parliament of South Africa] The 2016 Taking Parliament to the People (TPTTP) programme began with an interactive session on higher education and training at the Walter Sisulu University Campus, Potsdam, East London. This in keeping with the TPTTP programme's focus on education, bearing in mind that education is one of the strategic objectives of the National Development Plan (NDP).

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Students Bring Their Concerns to Taking Parliament to the People Delegation

[Parliament of South Africa] The Taking Parliament to the People delegation on higher education provided an opportunity to students from higher education and technical vocational education and training (TVET) colleges in the Eastern Cape to raise their…

[Parliament of South Africa] The Taking Parliament to the People delegation on higher education provided an opportunity to students from higher education and technical vocational education and training (TVET) colleges in the Eastern Cape to raise their concerns.

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Media Influencers Gather in Kenya for the Second Bloomberg Africa Business Media Innovators Forum

[CIO] Media influencers, technology and business leaders representing 11 countries including nine African nations, the USA and the UK have come together in Naivasha, Kenya for the second Bloomberg ‘Africa Business Media Innovators’ (ABMI) summit.

[CIO] Media influencers, technology and business leaders representing 11 countries including nine African nations, the USA and the UK have come together in Naivasha, Kenya for the second Bloomberg 'Africa Business Media Innovators' (ABMI) summit.

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Plugging Africa Into E-Commerce

[GEGAfrica] In the final quarter of 2016 South Africa participated in two critical global economic governance summits as the lone continental representative: the 11th G20 summit hosted by China and the 8th BRICS summit hosted by India. Both hosts place…

[GEGAfrica] In the final quarter of 2016 South Africa participated in two critical global economic governance summits as the lone continental representative: the 11th G20 summit hosted by China and the 8th BRICS summit hosted by India. Both hosts placed e-commerce on the agenda, signalling a desire to engage on the topic. Meanwhile, on the multilateral front the WTO is exploring new trade issues beyond the Doha Development Round, in which e-commerce features firmly. But what does this all mean for Africa?

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Details of Panayiotou Sting Operation Revealed

[News24Wire] Police forced a bouncer at Christopher Panayiotou’s nightclub to call his boss as part of a sting operation or face a heavy jail term, the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth heard on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Police forced a bouncer at Christopher Panayiotou's nightclub to call his boss as part of a sting operation or face a heavy jail term, the Eastern Cape High Court in Port Elizabeth heard on Tuesday.

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Local Manufacturers Meet Taking Parliament to the People Delegation

[Parliament of South Africa] A manufacturer of protective leatherwear in the Eastern Cape has urged Parliament to compel government to enforce compliance with existing procurement policies in order to help local companies create more jobs and stimulate…

[Parliament of South Africa] A manufacturer of protective leatherwear in the Eastern Cape has urged Parliament to compel government to enforce compliance with existing procurement policies in order to help local companies create more jobs and stimulate economic growth.

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Widespread Shortage of Beds At Walter Sisulu University Undesirable

[Parliament of South Africa] A delegation of members of both houses of Parliament was taken aback by the extent of the shortage of beds within the residences of institutions of higher learning in the Eastern Cape. The delegation visited the student res…

[Parliament of South Africa] A delegation of members of both houses of Parliament was taken aback by the extent of the shortage of beds within the residences of institutions of higher learning in the Eastern Cape. The delegation visited the student residences of the Walter Sisulu University, East London Campus. The visit was part of the Taking Parliament to the People programme, a collaborative oversight programme between the National Council of Provinces, the National Assembly and the Eastern Cape Legislature.

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