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AllAfrica.com
S African Scoops Edinburgh MedalPretoria — The 2016 Edinburgh Medal will be jointly awarded to Kevin Govender f
S African Scoops Edinburgh Medal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Pretoria — The 2016 Edinburgh Medal will be jointly awarded to Kevin Govender from the Cape Town-based Office of Astronomy for Development and the International Astronomical Union (IAU) in March, to recognise their wide reaching contributions to... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Rich tapestry of celebrationsThe somberness of traditional prayers and hymns, the pomp and ceremony of acade
Rich tapestry of celebrations
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The somberness of traditional prayers and hymns, the pomp and ceremony of academia and the unadulterated joy of celebrating life’s achievements were woven into the richest tapestry to mark the centenary of the University of Fort Hare in Alice... Read more
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iol.co.za
Edinburgh medal for SA astronomerJohannesburg - Kevin Govender will become the first South African to receive a
Edinburgh medal for SA astronomer
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
Johannesburg - Kevin Govender will become the first South African to receive a medal at the 2016 Edinburgh International Science Festival next month, the National Research Foundation announced on Monday. Govender's contribution took shape through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Congratulates Prof NyokongPretoria — Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has congratulated Prof
Minister Congratulates Prof Nyokong
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Pretoria — Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor has congratulated Professor Tebello Nyokong, a distinguished scientist from Rhodes University, on winning the prestigious African Union Kwame Nkrumah Scientific Award. The award ceremony took... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA, US partner to curb illegal wildlife tradeJohannesburg – South Africa and the United States have joined forces in an bid
SA, US partner to curb illegal wildlife trade
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
Johannesburg – South Africa and the United States have joined forces in an bid to encourage worldwide collaboration to combat the world’s growing illegal trade in wildlife that is driving several species to extinction. Sally Jewell, US Secretary of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor Launches Operation Phakisa Oceans Economy Initiative, 29 JanThe Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, will on Friday, 29 Janua
Minister Naledi Pandor Launches Operation Phakisa Oceans Economy Initiative, 29 Jan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, will on Friday, 29 January, in Cape Town, launch the South African Marine Research and Exploration Forum (SAMREF), an initiative to exploit research opportunities in offshore oil and gas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor Urges Young People to Learn Maths and ScienceYoung people urged to avoid redundancy by doing maths and science Staying on t
Minister Naledi Pandor Urges Young People to Learn Maths and Science
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Young people urged to avoid redundancy by doing maths and science Staying on the cutting edge of technology has become crucial to survive in the ever-changing job-market. The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, has urged young people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Science - Not Just a Western Sector, It Can Help Africa TooBulawayo — Small-scale farmer Augustine Sibanda has grown resilient tradition s
Science - Not Just a Western Sector, It Can Help Africa Too
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Bulawayo — Small-scale farmer Augustine Sibanda has grown resilient tradition sorghum varieties passed down through generations but has increased his yields after he adopted improved seed varieties developed through research. Sibanda, a farmer in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
ANC Plans to Provide Funding for 'Missing Middle'The African National Congress (ANC) has committed to developing a programme to
ANC Plans to Provide Funding for 'Missing Middle'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
The African National Congress (ANC) has committed to developing a programme to fund the so-called 'missing middle' at higher institutions. This was said during an ANC media briefing held by a subcommittee on education, health, science and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
'No fees will cripple us'The National Student Financial Aid Scheme is developing a new funding model to
'No fees will cripple us'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme is developing a new funding model to provide loans for students who do not meet the criteria for funding. Addressing the media at the ANC headquarters in Johannesburg yesterday, Naledi Pandor, the Minister... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
ANC plans to provide funding for 'missing middle'Lizeka Tandwa, News24 Johannesburg – The ANC has committed to developing a pro
ANC plans to provide funding for 'missing middle'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 23 days ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 Johannesburg – The ANC has committed to developing a programme to fund the so-called ‘missing middle’ at higher institutions. This was said during an ANC media briefing held by a subcommittee on education, health, science and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC plans to provide funding for 'missing middle'This was said during an ANC media briefing held by a subcommittee on education,
ANC plans to provide funding for 'missing middle'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 23 days ago
This was said during an ANC media briefing held by a subcommittee on education, health, science and technology. Committee chairperson, Naledi Pandor, said their main challenge remained the ‘missing middle’. The missing middle refers to students... Read more
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iol.co.za
Please pay university fees, says ANCJohannesburg - Parents who could afford to pay university fees should do so to
Please pay university fees, says ANC
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
Johannesburg - Parents who could afford to pay university fees should do so to avoid a total shutdown and dysfunctioning of the country’s institutions of higher learning, the African National Congress (ANC) said on Monday. “Those who are able and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister of Science & Tech Should Recognise That Her Department Can Create JobsFollowing a report in the Cape Times, the Democratic Alliance (DA) would like t
Minister of Science & Tech Should Recognise That Her Department Can Create Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Following a report in the Cape Times, the Democratic Alliance (DA) would like to congratulate the SpaceTrek programme that has successfully aided its alumni to construct, calibrate and launch a satellite. It has been the DA's contention that skills... Read more

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