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AllAfrica.com
SA Universities Rank in Top 500 Globallydogged the higher education sector over the past few years. The universities a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
dogged the higher education sector over the past few years. The universities are the University of the Witwatersrand, the University of Cape Town, Stellenbosch University' the University of Johannesburg and the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Also... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[ANALYSIS] SA social media is giving consumers power to discipline corporationschange in corporations that they would like to see in society as well. Mlenga
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
change in corporations that they would like to see in society as well. Mlenga Jere is an associate professor of marketing, University of Cape Town. Raymond van Niekerk is an adjunct professor, with expertise in branding, marketing, business... Read more
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Eye Witness News
[ANALYSIS] Heroin trafficking through SA: why here and why now?production, transit and consumer states. In the meantime, South Africa needs t
Eye Witness News / Posted 6 hours ago
production, transit and consumer states. In the meantime, South Africa needs to increase its vigilance in local ports and along borders. Carina Bruwer is a PhD candidate, Institute for Safety Governance and Criminology, University of Ca... Read more
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Eye Witness News
CT youth gets a helping hand from budding chartered accountanta KwaZulu-Natal township is helping learners realise their dreams by crunching
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
a KwaZulu-Natal township is helping learners realise their dreams by crunching numbers. Lwazi Nxumalo, an alumnus of the University of Cape Town, has been volunteering his services by tutoring maths to high school learner from Gugulethu, Langa... Read more
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Reuters
Here's what to do with those reviled statuesmust fall” campaign targeting white imperialists and centering on a statue of C
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
must fall” campaign targeting white imperialists and centering on a statue of Cecil John Rhodes on the campus of the University of Cape Town, succeeded in having the monument removed. A woman who supports Confederate symbols and monuments is... Read more
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dna
COLUMN-Commentary: Here's what to do with reviled statuesmust fall" campaign targeting white imperialists and centering on a statue of C
dna / Posted 2 days ago
must fall" campaign targeting white imperialists and centering on a statue of Cecil John Rhodes on the campus of the University of Cape Town, succeeded in having the monument removed. Germany was purged of its Nazi iconography (much had been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Bank Invests in Students Educationtheir holiday experience work at the bank. The students are; Petrus Nathinge a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
their holiday experience work at the bank. The students are; Petrus Nathinge a 2nd year Actuarial Science student at the University of Cape Town, Ndahafa Alex, 1st year Earth Science Bachelors Degree student at the University of Stellenbosch,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Removing racist statues is 'taking history to task' in South AfricaOn March 10, 2015, a student threw excrement at the statute of Cecil Rhodes at
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
On March 10, 2015, a student threw excrement at the statute of Cecil Rhodes at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. Just one month later, the Rhodes Must Fall movement succeeded, and the Rhodes statue came down. But perhaps more importantly,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UJ Makes Debut Entry Into Coveted Varsity RankingsKwaZulu-Natal in fifth place, all in the 401-500 band. Wits University heads t
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
KwaZulu-Natal in fifth place, all in the 401-500 band. Wits University heads the list in the 201-300 band, followed by the University of Cape Town in the 301-400 ranking band. The University of Pretoria falls in the 501-600 ranking band, followed... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Five South African universities ranked among world's bestregistering its first placing. With a score in the 201-300 band‚ the Universit
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
registering its first placing. With a score in the 201-300 band‚ the University of the Witwatersrand leads the way. The University of Cape Town is second best of the SA universities (301-400) followed by Stellenbosch‚ University of Johannesburg... Read more
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Drayton Valley Western Review
New family clinic opening in Drayton Valleyaccepting new ones. “It will be your typical family practice,” Giddey said, wh
Drayton Valley Western Review / Posted 5 days ago
accepting new ones. “It will be your typical family practice,” Giddey said, who earned is medical degree in 2010 from the University of Cape Town in South Africa before moving to Canada in 2014. Giddey added that Shale Medical Clinic will also... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Despair and Depression At Law School Are Real, and Need Attentionchallenge. The emotional health of law students was recently brought to my att
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
challenge. The emotional health of law students was recently brought to my attention in an email from a student at the University of Cape Town's law faculty where I am the dean. The student noted a perceived hyper competitive, overly demanding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Employment Must Be Central to the Country's Economyimprovements in productivity don't outpace wage increases. The National Develop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
improvements in productivity don't outpace wage increases. The National Development Plan, explains Nicoli Nattrass at the University of Cape Town, proposes to compensate workers for their wage restraint 'by lowering their cost of living ... whilst... Read more
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Eye Witness News
UCT creates app to help water users track water consumptionconsumption The app called drop also predicts what their monthly usage and wat
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
consumption The app called drop also predicts what their monthly usage and water bill will likely be. CAPE TOWN – The University of Cape Town (UCT)’s information for community services team, has created an app that will help users track their... Read more
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express
Edinburgh Fringe review: Storm clouds over the Rainbow Nationwhere the realities of the personal becoming political are revealed. On the st
express / Posted 7 days ago
where the realities of the personal becoming political are revealed. On the stunningly beautiful campus of the University of Cape Town, the statue of Cecil John Rhodes became the catalyst of the movement. Rhodes, the brilliant and... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UCT student found dead in university residenceJames de Villiers, News24 Cape Town – A University of Cape Town (UCT) actuaria
News 24 South Africa / Posted 9 days ago
James de Villiers, News24 Cape Town – A University of Cape Town (UCT) actuarial sciences student has been found dead in a university residence. The cause of Tiyiselani Mpangane’s death was not immediately known. The 20-year-old was found in her... Read more
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Scotsman
The Scotsman Fringe First awards 2017 winners announcedAfrica, a cast of seven re-enact the moment, in 2015, when a statue of Cecil Rh
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
Africa, a cast of seven re-enact the moment, in 2015, when a statue of Cecil Rhodes was removed from the campus of the University of Cape Town – and the fierce debates that followed. Read Joyce McMillan’s review here. Nassim Iranian writer... Read more
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iol.co.za
Women are equipped to lead future of computingSweepSouth, an online platform for ordering and paying for home cleaning servic
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
SweepSouth, an online platform for ordering and paying for home cleaning services within a few minutes. She studied at the University of Cape Town (UCT), where she completed a PhD in Human Genetics and a Business Management certificate at the UCT... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe Brews U.S.$1 Billion University ShockerMugabe university would surpass what top South African institutions such as the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Mugabe university would surpass what top South African institutions such as the University of Pretoria (2,47 billion rand), University of Cape Town (2,37 billion), University of Witwatersrand (1,6 billion rand), University of Stellenbosch (1,48... Read more
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iol.co.za
#WomansMonth: UCT students win annual GirlCode HackathonThe all-female winning team is currently enrolled in an Honours programme at th
iol.co.za / Posted 11 days ago
The all-female winning team is currently enrolled in an Honours programme at the University of Cape Town's Information Systems (IS) department. Their victory in the competition is awarded by achieving first prize of an all-expenses paid trip to... Read more
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Aljazeera
Did the ANC miss the chance to get rid of Jacob Zuma?the country? Presenter: Martine Dennis Mzwanele Manyi - former Cabinet spokes
Aljazeera / Posted 11 days ago
the country? Presenter: Martine Dennis Mzwanele Manyi - former Cabinet spokesman and President of the Progressive Professionals' Forum Richard Calland - Law professor, University of Cape Town Mathole Motshekga - ANC MP and former chief party wh... Read more
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iol.co.za
8 women whose role in the Struggle is recognised worldwideparliamentary, NGO and global business relationships. In 2004 Carolus was award
iol.co.za / Posted 12 days ago
parliamentary, NGO and global business relationships. In 2004 Carolus was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Law by the University of Cape Town for her human rights’ work. The second of nine children, Fatima Meer was born in Grey Street, Durban... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Africa's Zuma happy after surviving voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Lake Placid News
South Africa's Zuma happy after surviving voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
South Africa's Zuma happy after surviving voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
South Africa's Zuma happy after surviving voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
South Africa's Zuma happy after surviving voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Africa's Zuma happy after surviving voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
South Africa no-confidence vote on Zuma failsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 12 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
South Africa's president faces crucial no confidence voteand Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a con
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
and Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a constitutional expert and law professor at the University of Cape Town. The rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days until... Read more
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The Seattle Times
South Africa’s president faces crucial no confidence voteand Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a con
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
and Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a constitutional expert and law professor at the University of Cape Town. The rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days until... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Africa no-confidence vote on Zuma beginsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
South Africa vote could threaten ruling partyresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
South Africa vote could threaten ruling partyresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
South Africa parliament convenes for Zuma voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
South Africa's president faces crucial no confidence voteand Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a con
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 13 days ago
and Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a constitutional expert and law professor at the University of Cape Town. The rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days until... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South Africa's president faces crucial no confidence voteand Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a con
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 13 days ago
and Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a constitutional expert and law professor at the University of Cape Town. The rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days until... Read more
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Irish Examiner
South Africa's president Jacob Zuma faces crucial no-confidence voteMs Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a cons
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
Ms Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a constitutional expert and law professor at the University of Cape Town. More From The Irish Examiner Follow the Irish Examiner BUSINESS LIFESTYLE © Irish Examiner Ltd,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
South Africa parliament convenes for Zuma voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
South Africa's president faces crucial no confidence voteand Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a con
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
and Mbete will take over as acting president, according to Pierre de Vos, a constitutional expert and law professor at the University of Cape Town. The rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days until... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
South Africa parliament convenes for Zuma voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South Africa parliament convenes for Zuma voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
What happens if South Africa motion succeedsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
South Africa parliament convenes for Zuma voteresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
What happens if South Africa motion succeedsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
What happens if South Africa motion succeedsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
What happens if South Africa motion succeedsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South Africa's leader accused of 'derelict' workresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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Connecticut Post
What happens if South Africa motion succeedsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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The New Canaan News
What happens if South Africa motion succeedsresign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Co
The New Canaan News / Posted 13 days ago
resign immediately and the parliament speaker will become acting president. Constitutional expert Pierre de Vos at the University of Cape Town says the rest of the administration would continue its work for an interim period of up to 30 days... Read more
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