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Werksmans boots PRASA off the train

Law firm drops rail company for not paying R7.8 million invoice

By Liezl Human - 5 February 2020
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UWC suspends classes after protests

Displaced students promised accommodation by end of week

By Ashraf Hendricks - 5 February 2020
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#UniteBehind takes Minister of Transport to court over PRASA

PRASA announces technical team to assist recently appointed Administrator

By Liezl Human - 5 February 2020
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Debt collecting firm Flemix fined for dodgy practice

This is a significant step in reforming micro-lending industry, says law clinic attorney

By Barbara Maregele - 5 February 2020
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Parents try to shut down school with bullying problem

Education department has referred complaints to circuit manager

By Peter Luhanga - 5 February 2020
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Pressure grows for Parliament to “get to the bottom” of accusations against Lottery

“The NLC’s game plan is to bully and threaten anyone who looks to make allegations or substantiate allegations against it,” says MP

By Elna Schütz - 5 February 2020
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Mthatha school has been waiting 18 months for pit toilets

Learners use an open field, teachers go to neighbouring houses

By Johnnie Isaac - 5 February 2020
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UWC students protest over lack of accommodation

SRC says there will be no classes until situation is resolved

By Liezl Human and Nompumelelo Mahlangu - 4 February 2020
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Zimbabwean who got seven distinctions has started university

“We are overwhelmed by the generosity of donors and ordinary people whose contributions will change Triphin’s life”

By Joseph Chirume - 4 February 2020
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Parents refuse to let children go to school in “moving coffin”

“Go to hell with this skorokoro bus” Port Elizabeth parents tell driver

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 4 February 2020
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Schools threaten to shut down if government doesn’t build a new one

“Officials promised us heaven and earth”

By Mosima Rafapa - 4 February 2020
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Students up in arms and employees down tools at UKZN

HIV support centre torched during protests

By Alice Draper and Nompendulo Ngubane - 4 February 2020
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UNISA students, workers, protest in Pietermaritzburg

Mediator appointed in wage dispute

By Nompendulo Ngubane - 4 February 2020
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Cape Town garden changes lives for homeless people

“You have to have an ID, otherwise it is as if you don’t exist”

By Liezl Human - 3 February 2020
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Sick Durban river spoils popular recreational lagoon

Civil action could address pollution in Mdloti river

By Janis Theron and Matthew Hattingh - 3 February 2020
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Lottery threatens criminal charges against journalists

GroundUp accused of breaching law by revealing details of grants

By GroundUp Staff - 3 February 2020