Numbers ‘highlight a bigger problem’. MORE than 100 000 Eastern Cape pupils are over the age of 20. The numbers reflect 2012 enrolment figures between Grades 8 to 10 from the provincial education department.
The Bhisho High Court made an order-by-consent on Thursday compelling the basic education minister to publish the norms and standards for school infrastructure, Equal Education (EE) said.
Bhisho pulls out all stops to track down ‘ghost teachers’ THE Eastern Cape education department is conducting a forensic investigation to determine how more than 300 ghost teachers made their way into the public purse.
Report suggests minister can’t meet targets BASIC Education Minister Angie Motshekga is unlikely to meet her target to build more than 300 Eastern Cape schools by the end of the next financial year, according to a report released by Public Service Accountability Monitor (PSAM).
“I LIED convincingly,” former Eastern Cape education boss Modidima Mannya told the East London Regional Court yesterday.
SERVICES offered to schools were disrupted at the East London education district office following a week-long protest by workers.
Eastern Cape departments defend their performance THERE has been an outcry over the Eastern Cape government’s poor spending in the last financial year.
EDUCATION head Mthunywa Ngonzo has described a shattering state of affairs in his department , telling the court of complete administrative collapse and systemic disintegration of the entire school system.