Free tours for Gauteng learners

28 November 2017 Gauteng high school learners, who have just completed their exams, are in for a treat this year as they get a chance to tour the Johannesburg Zoo, Gold Reef City and other exciting heritage sites for free. Through the Gauteng Department of Education’s “Know your province” campaign, learners will be exposed to […]

Free sanitary pads to counter absenteeism at KwaZulu-Natal schools

Original article on | 3 February 2017 | Matthew Savides And Yasantha Naidoo The KwaZulu-Natal department of education has made good on President Jacob Zuma’s 2011 promise that schoolgirls will receive free sanitary pads. The department has launched its distribution of sanitary pads to “indigent girl learners in selected quintiles 1-4 schools and in grades […]

#NoMeansNo: NMB youth united for safer communities

 Original article on | 15 December 2016 Mandela Bay (NMB) recently held a Youth Safety Summit at The Willows Resort and Conference Centre, which was attended by 120 youth from all over NMB, as well as representatives of national and provincial SAPS and the Department of Education. The Youth for Safer Communities Project (YSC) is […]