Flight Centre Foundation looks to tackle poverty through education
Flight Centre Foundation looks to tackle poverty through education

The Flight Centre Foundation aims to break the cycle of poverty through education, running a number of relevant programmes, including offering bursaries to children from disadvantaged backgrounds, supporting ECD centres as well as after-school initiatives in underprivileged communities.

By Sindy Peters 1 day ago

From left to right: Principle School of Hope, Jesrael Jacobs, Laura Collura, Yaseera Adonis, Ashley Visagie and Kurt Minnaar.
Education in South Africa - improving the system with art

Non-profit organisation, Dreamer Education teamed up with Youngblood Arts and Culture Development to showcase how music, dance and art can be used as a learning tool for teaching mathematics in schools.

By Robin Fredericks 1 day ago

#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers
#TransportMonth sees free training for 200 truck drivers

In support of Transport Month, Mercedes-Benz Trucks is offering free driver training to 200 Mercedes-Benz truck drivers.

1 day ago

Changing the dreamer's education through art and music
Changing the dreamer's education through art and music

Kurt Minnaar, dancer, teacher and founder of Dreamer Education, a non-profit organisation, which implements supplementary educational resources and training to serve the needs of the student, teachers, school managers and parents, has been making strides in education with his unconventional teaching methods of combining dance and visual art with maths.

By Robin Fredericks 2 days ago

Mount Kenya University, RwandAir partner to promote aviation industry
Mount Kenya University, RwandAir partner to promote aviation industry

Mount Kenya University Rwanda recently entered a memorandum of understanding with RwandAir in a bid to strengthen the field of academic training and research.

2 days ago

Curro fledgling Stadio buys Milpark Business School in with Brimstone
Curro fledgling Stadio buys Milpark Business School in with Brimstone

Stadio is buying Milpark Business School for R320m in partnership with Brimstone, the recently listed tertiary education group announced on Friday, 13 October 2017.

By Robert Laing 13 Oct 2017

Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill published for comment
Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill published for comment

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga will today publish the Draft Basic Education Laws Amendment Bill in the Government Gazette, for public comment.

13 Oct 2017

Engen contributes R100K to Community Chest
Engen contributes R100K to Community Chest

Spearheaded by the Mark Headbush Foundation, in partnership with Community Chest and Nelson Mandela Metro, the 12th Mayoral Charity Golf Day took place earlier this month at the Port Elizabeth Golf Club. Participating in the annual event, Engen contributed R100,000 to the Community Chest.

13 Oct 2017

Air Tanzania signs MoU with Ethiopia on pilot training
Air Tanzania signs MoU with Ethiopia on pilot training

Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethiopian Aviation Academy, aimed at helping Tanzanian pilots and engineers undergo capacity building training in Ethiopia.

By Iddy Mwema 13 Oct 2017

New Dean of Humanities for CUT
New Dean of Humanities for CUT

The Central University of Technology, Free State (CUT) has appointed the new Dean of Faculty of Humanities, Prof. Nosisi Nellie Feza with effect from 1 October 2017.

12 Oct 2017

2017 SAIPA National Accounting Olympiad winners
2017 SAIPA National Accounting Olympiad winners

The South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA) named Juanè Cronje, from Die Hoërskool DF Malan in the Western Cape, the winner of the 2017 annual National Accounting Olympiad at a Gala Awards evening held in Johannesburg on 10 October.

11 Oct 2017

Lee Richardson
Highlighting the importance of training the gaming workforce

As anticipation grows for the first edition of Gaming Africa which takes place from 24-25 October 2017, Lee Richardson, chief executive and founder of Gaming Economics and course director of the Totally Gaming Academy Sportsbook Management course, provides an exclusive preview of the training module. He outlines the importance of training and how some jurisdictions are placing greater importance on a well-trained gaming workforce.

11 Oct 2017

AfricArena tech innovation conference kicks off next month
AfricArena tech innovation conference kicks off next month

AfricArena, described as the largest tech innovation conference for startups and investors hosted on African soil, will take place from 6-7 November 2017 at the Century City Conference Centre.

11 Oct 2017