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Covid-19: Circumcision schools suspended in Eastern Cape

Teams sent to Chris Hani, Komani, OR Tambo and Port St John’s to “rescue boys” in illegal schools, says Provincial Chair of House of Traditional leaders

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 23 March 2020
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Equal Education pickets outside Eastern Cape State of the Province address

EE wants R4.3 million saved at this year’s official opening of the legislature to be allocated to fixing schools

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 28 June 2019
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Bhisho ratepayers rebel

On Monday protesters shut down the Eastern Cape capital

By Lisekho Madikane - 30 April 2019
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NEHAWU threatens to “close” Eastern Cape

Union says provincial health department is dysfunctional

By Chris Gilili - 25 October 2018
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Court orders end to mud schools

Equal Education scores major victory in Bhisho

By Chris Gilili - 19 July 2018
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Education department argues it’s not responsible for shoddy schools

Judgment reserved in case on norms and standards in Bhisho High Court

By Mary-Anne Gontsana and GroundUp Staff - 16 March 2018

Equal Education in court against Motshekga over broken schools

Education department says it is dependent on other parts of government to fix schools

By Mary-Anne Gontsana and GroundUp Staff - 15 March 2018
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Health care workers fight for recognition by department

“When I die, my children get nothing after so many years of working. I get nothing even when I retire; not even UIF”

By Thembela Ntongana - 10 November 2017
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Fort Hare students to be evicted

Bhisho High Court grants order

By Abongile Ndevu - 4 October 2016
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Some Bhisho families have two RDP houses, while others have none

Residents of Tyutyu Location still waiting for their houses

By Avela Luka - 2 August 2016
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“Glitch” with invoice delays R34 million Bhisho memorial centre

Department of Public Works did not pay engineers

By Avela Luka - 28 July 2016
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“My school looks like a place for cows”

Eastern Cape students march on Bhisho

By Nombulelo Damba-Hendrik - 25 April 2016