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...]

Stanger High School learners take to streets over dismissal of maths teacher

Durban in the News: Stanger High School learners take to streets over dismissal of maths teacher: Hundreds of pupils from Stanger High School on KZN's north coast have marched to their local education district office over the recent dismissal of a Mathematics teacher. KZN police seek missing policewoman: KwaZulu-Natal police have appealed for assistance from the public, following the disappearance of a policewoman from Maqhakaza in Gingindlovu, northern KZN. Durban Central police station evacuated: Durban Central police station, which … [Read more...]

Siyanqoba UKZN Maths Stars Shine

Siyanqoba UKZN Maths Stars Shine: UKZN Siyanqoba Maths team member Aaron Naidu with Emeritus Professor Poobhalan Pillay. Three junior and one senior UKZN Siyanqoba Maths teams competed in the South African Mathematics Foundation (SAMF) annual mathematics competition which attracted top pupils from around the country. Forty Junior and 40 Senior teams participated in the competition. UKZN finished in 6th position in the junior section and 10th in the senior division. Since 2011, the Siyanqoba programme, which is the brainchild of UKZN Emeritus … [Read more...]

Booyse on latest charges: ‘You do the maths’

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