Top Engen Maths & Science School learner determined to make a difference

Top Engen Maths & Science School learner determined to make a difference: Thabiso Ndlovu Losing her beloved grandmother during her final matric exams forced Thabiso Ndlovu to suppress the pain and soldier on in pursuit of the results she knew would make the women who helped raise her proud. Hailing from Umlazi in KwaZulu-Natal and an attendee of the Engen Maths and Science School (EMSS) hosted weekly at the University of KZN, Thabiso eventually achieved seven distinctions, with over 90% in both maths and science. This set of impressive results … [Read more...]

Driving licence examiners, learner applicants among 16 in the dock for corruption

Durban in the News: Driving licence examiners, learner applicants among 16 in the dock for corruption: "The arrests followed a long investigation in which officials from the Howick driver learner testing centre were observed engaging in unethical and corrupt conduct," the Road Traffic Management Corporation has alleged in a statement. Siam Lee murder accused granted R40 000 bail: The man accused of the murder of Durban sex worker Siam Lee has been granted bail of R40 000. WATCH: Striking municipal workers use heavy plant machinery to … [Read more...]

Father turns in KZN school assault learner

Durban in the News: Father turns in KZN school assault learner: A male learner who was caught on video assaulting a female learner at a KwaZulu-Natal school has been taken into police custody. Get circumcised to protect women from STDs, Zulu prince tells men: The Zulu nation is perishing because of HIV and Aids, and men should have themselves circumcised, Prince Nhlanganiso Zulu, the son of King Goodwill Zwelithini, says. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu Natal news. … [Read more...]

Education dept to take ‘strongest action possible’ against learner in violent KZN assault video

Durban in the News: Education dept to take 'strongest action possible' against learner in violent KZN assault video: The Department of Basic Education has vowed to take 'the strongest action possible' against a male learner who was caught on video 'violently assaulting' a female learner at a KwaZulu-Natal school. Du Preez: I would have picked Am for Boks: Sharks coach Robert du Preez says he would have picked centre Lukhanyo Am in the Springbok Rugby Championship squad. Click HERE to submit your Durban and Kwa-Zulu … [Read more...]