Livity Africa has announced a collaboration with the Rockefeller Foundation for the development of a programme designed to train and up-skill 48,000 South African youths in digital skills.
25 Nov 2015 07:53
The accelerating trend towards bring your own device (BYOD) and bring your own application (BYOA) continue to challenge African CIOs, as the perimeter is no longer the mature and robust firewall or the enterprise facilities. In the modern workplace, the perimeter has shifted beyond the traditional firewall of the enterprise to the mobile devices.
By Charl van Niekerk 24 Nov 2015 15:57
Recent student protests across South Africa begs the question of whether students will perform well enough in their exams to pass the year.
24 Nov 2015 11:58
Impak, a leading curriculum and service provider, has introduced a new offering to the education market - it has made its innovative education solutions available to schools as a product-only option.
Issued by Impak 24 Nov 2015 11:00
The University of Stellenbosch Business School (USB) is strengthening small businesses in townships with a sponsored Small Business Academy (SBA) programme. Recently, 20 small business owners in townships of the Greater Cape Town area received their certificates for the successful completion of the course. The top students were acknowledged at the ceremony.
24 Nov 2015 10:59
The winners of the 2015 Orange African Social Venture Prize was announced during the AfricaCom Awards ceremony held in Cape Town. The Orange Group recognised three innovative projects that are set to stimulate development in Africa with the prize aiming to encourage entrepreneurs as they launch initiatives to meet the needs of people living in Africa using technology.
23 Nov 2015 11:45
Graduates, facing the world of work, often find that this is a challenge, compounded by indecision, options and inexperience.
23 Nov 2015 11:37
K-Way Manufacturers, the manufacturing division of the Cape Union Mart Group, has been recognised by the Fibre Processing & Manufacturing SETA (FP&M SETA), for providing opportunities for young people to work and acquire skills in the clothing industry. FP&M SETA has recognised K-Way as the Best Practice Workplace Provider in the Learnership Category for 2015.
23 Nov 2015 11:00
SAB KickStart has announced its top five winning youth-owned businesses for 2015. The winners, announced during 20th anniversary celebration of SAB KickStart, will receive a share of R1.5 million in business grants.
23 Nov 2015 10:37
President Jacob Zuma says the proposed Higher Education Amendment Bill will make it possible for discussions around institutional autonomy to take place.
20 Nov 2015 16:26
This year's winner of the $25,000 grand prize in the 5th year of the Anzisha Prize for youth entrepreneurship is Chris Kwekowe (22) of Nigeria, founder of Slatecube, which offers job-relevant skills learning platform and job placement services.
20 Nov 2015 12:04
Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has signed a joint agreement with BRICS education ministers to develop a solid framework for future cooperation in education.
20 Nov 2015 11:33
MatricMag is a magazine to be distributed to learners in rural high schools in South Africa who do not have access to digital technology or libraries to supplement their information needs. Only 8% of South Africa's public schools have libraries and 51% have access to digital technology.
18 Nov 2015 11:09