R57 billion set aside for free higher education

22 February 2018 Government will spend R57 billion on free higher education over the next three years, Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Wednesday. Tabling the 2018 Budget in Parliament, Minister Gigaba said there was a reallocation in the spending framework. “The largest reallocation of resources towards government’s priorities was on higher education and training, […]

Study opportunities in China, Russia

22 February 2018 Applications for fully-funded international scholarships for 2018 are now open for South Africans to study abroad. The Department of Higher Education and Training every year engages in several international scholarship partnerships to provide opportunities for South Africans to study abroad on fully-funded scholarships at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The department facilitates the […]

Internship Opportunities at YUVA

Youth Today Africa is busy formalising a relationship with YUVA, another inspired youth organisation in Mauritius. Watch this space for more information, but in the mean time check out this opportunity…. Internship: Resource Development (March to August 2018) Deadline for application: 28 February 2018 Period: 5 March to 31 August 2018 Remuneration: On a voluntary basis Project/Department(s): Fundraising and Administration […]

SA hosts regional youth unemployment workshop

13 February 2018 The Department of Labour will host a two-day SADC workshop on youth unemployment in the region. South Africa, as chair of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), will host the gathering under the theme ‘Addressing Youth Employment in the SADC Region’ from 13 – 14 February in Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. Youth unemployment is […]

The boy with a Dragon tattoo

31 January 2018 by Zeus He called me by name His eyes never leaving me I shiver as I made my way to him Knowing pretty well what he wanted #The_boy_with_the_dragon_tattoo His grip was firm Yet filled with gentleness His scent, hypnotic He pulled me to him and I willed my body to surrender #The_boy_with_the_dragon_tattoo […]

Get employed : Job opportunities available!

23 January 2018 *Job Title: General Workers [10 Posts]* Department: SAPS Salary: R7 520 per month (plus benefits) Minimum Requirements: Grade 10 Reference: Warrant OfficerBotha PO Raaf Tel no: 053 839 2517 Closing Date: 30 January 2018 Link_ https://goo.gl/xwBX51 *SITA Internship Programme* STIPEND: R5 500 per month Duration: 12 months Download Application Form>> https://goo.gl/BFwsgf Reference: […]

Good news for job seeking graduates

8 December 2017 Cabinet has approved the Public Service Graduate Recruitment Scheme Framework. The framework forms part of the development programme within the public service to attract talented graduates. “The framework includes earmarking a percentage of each department’s vacant posts for the recruitment of graduates in scarce occupations,” Communications Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane said at a […]

Innovation holds key to jobs

5 December 2017 South Africa must cultivate a conducive business climate that is able to support innovation so start-ups can thrive and ultimately create jobs. Releasing the 10th edition of South Africa’s Economic Update on Friday in Tshwane, the World Bank identified innovation as the bedrock for a country that is keen to drive up […]