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Human excrement smeared on walls of UKZN Pietermaritzburg lecture halls
University of KwaZulu-Natal spokesperson Lesiba Seshoka said, however, lectures at the institution's four campuses were taking place as normal.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:26:00 +0200)

Mcebo Dlamini: Adam Habib must call for a student assembly, not a referendum
The student protester says an electronic vote would enable the Wits vice-chancellor to 'manipulate the system'.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:03:00 +0200)

SABC board could face personal legal costs for Hlaudi Motsoeneng re-appointment
Public protector Thuli Madonsela says she will probe the appointment of the state broadcaster's former COO as general executive of corporate affairs.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:24:00 +0200)

WATCH LIVE: SABC calls urgent media briefing to announce 'major decisions'
The broadcaster's former COO will return to his former position as group executive of corporate affairs.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 15:10:00 +0200)

It’s more than just a fight for free education in Soweto, it's also about inclusivity and accessibility
As students sang in protest outside UJ's Soweto campus, Vincent Gabarone wheeled himself into the demonstration to join the call for free education.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:19:00 +0200)

Capitec Bank cuts back lending to poorer workers
"We have limited credit extension to lower income earners," the bank said in a statement accompanying its results.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 12:15:00 +0200)

Hillary Clinton puts Donald Trump on defensive in blistering debate
Each accuses the other of distortions, falsehoods while Asian shares rise – suggesting investors see Clinton winning.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 08:08:00 +0200)

​Got old plastic? Here’s how to cash in on your unwanted vinyl
There’s money to be made from records and most transactions take place online.
(Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Five key debate moments that altered the course of a presidential race
Policy nuances often fail to stick in the minds of debate viewers. It's all about delivering the most memorable moment.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 15:08:00 +0200)

Nigerian army says Shekau has a 'mental issue' after the Boko Haram leader resurfaces
The army's director, Colonel Sani Kukasheka Usman, reassured citizens that they are capable of defending them from the terrorist group.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:48:00 +0200)

Ten things that SA sport must fix
Luke Alfred identifies 10 things he’d like to see in South African sport if the next 10 years aren’t going to be an agonising repeat of the past five.
(Fri, 23 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

790 people killed by US police in 2016: State of emergency called after second night of unrest in Charlotte
A state of emergency was declared after second night of unrest as protests flared after yet another police officer shot and killed a black man.
(Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:08:00 +0200)

LGBTI Africans speak out, despite ongoing repression
Using the web, Nigerians and Kenyans are discussing issues officials want to keep hidden.
(Thu, 22 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Rugby union boss among top officials summoned to the EP Kings' liquidation hearing
The fate of the team has major implications for the national union and its Super Rugby commitments.
(Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Club rugby shows pros how it's done
Every weekend, average Joes transform into supermen to play the sport for love, not money
(Fri, 16 Sep 2016 00:00:00 +0200)

Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi in Washington to calm IMF, investor fears
A scandal involving money borrowed by the country before Nyusi took office last year is set to overshadow the head of state's meetings.
(Wed, 14 Sep 2016 18:17:00 +0200)

Botswana LGBTI activists push to keep 'kill the gays' pastor out of their country
An LGBTI organisation in the country has initiated an online petition against Steven Anderson's visit to establish a branch of his church there.
(Wed, 14 Sep 2016 16:00:00 +0200)