Tag: universities

Five signs that universities are turning into corporations….

Sioux McKenna | Rhodes University Universities in many parts of the world are buckling under multiple financial, societal and political demands. This has led to increasingly loud calls for what are called “enhanced efficiencies”...

Students in limbo over free education

Students in limbo over free education

Free higher education is not as easy as A, B, C

Free higher education is not as easy as A, B, C

Kenya university lecturers join doctors and strike for more pay

The average annual income for Kenya's 46 million citizens is $1,340, according to World Bank data.

Banking group increases financial support to S.A universities

"While the government annually allocates billions of rand to provide access to higher education, it is clear that more needs to be done."

OPINION: Student protests violate the Freedom Charter

The #feesmustfall movement has brought our universities to the brink of collapse and only a brave few have spoken out against their tactics.

Police disperse student protesters outside S.A president's office

Zuma was scheduled to travel to neighbouring Mozambique on Thursday to meet its President Filipe Nyusi.

Police disperse Cape Town student protesters

Protests have taken place for weeks at universities across the country, prompting President Jacob Zuma last week to form a ministerial team.