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Angie Motshekga says the pupils, however, should not be afraid to raise their concerns about the policy rules. ( )

Nothing controversial about PGHS hair policy: Angie Motshekga

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says there was nothing controversial about the Pretoria Girls High School hair policy controversy which made headlines this week.

The Fees Commission was set up by government after the Fees Must Fall protests last year.
TVET colleges in crisis: TVETCGC
Tuesday 30 August 2016 20:33
Market for weaves a lucrative business
Tuesday 30 August 2016 20:16
The Fees Commission was set up by government after the Fees Must Fall protests last year.
TVET colleges in crisis: TVETCGC
Tuesday 30 August 2016 20:33
Market for weaves a lucrative business
Tuesday 30 August 2016 20:16
Pupils at Lawson Brown High in the Eastern Cape say they have encountered racist policies as well.
Gwede Mantashe was addressing a media conference at Luthuli House in Johannesburg.
To gain free entry to the parks during the SANParks week, visitors will have to produce valid identity documents.
Pupils at Lawson Brown High in the Eastern Cape say they have encountered racist policies as well.
Gwede Mantashe was addressing a media conference at Luthuli House in Johannesburg.
To gain free entry to the parks during the SANParks week, visitors will have to produce valid identity documents.

South Africa

Nothing controversial about PGHS hair policy: Angie Motshekga

Tuesday 30 August 2016 21:06

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says there was nothing controversial about the Pretoria Girls High School hair policy controversy which made headlines this week.

Africa

President Robert Mugabe.
SABC retracts article on Zimbabwe protests

Tuesday 30 August 2016 12:45

The SABC has removed the article titled, “ Soldiers, police reportedly join Zim protests” from the SABC news website.

World

 Head of UN Women Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka says the five women candidates that are running for the position of Secretary General are qualified women.
UN continues to apply pressure for a female Secretary General

Tuesday 30 August 2016 20:55

The United Nations continues to apply pressure on the Security Council to elect a woman as the next Secretary General despite a poor showing by the female candidates in the latest straw poll.

Politics

Mantashe says the ANC still has faith in Gordhan.
Mantashe expresses full confidence in Gordhan

Tuesday 30 August 2016 17:25

African National Congress (ANC) Secretary General Gwede Mantashe has given his backing to Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, saying he continues to have full confidence in him.

Business

Robertson Winery workers still unhappy with pay offer

Tuesday 30 August 2016 19:02

Robertson Winery employees in the Boland region of the Western Cape have still not reached an agreement with their employers over a pay dispute.

Science

Coincidentally, the event took place amidst racism claims by black pupils at Pretoria High School for Girls.
Women urged to embrace their natural beauty

Tuesday 30 August 2016 12:05

Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor says it is important for women to understand the destruction they are waging on their skin and hair.

Lifestyle

Market for weaves a lucrative business

Tuesday 30 August 2016 20:16

The market for weave hair style for black women appears to be a lucrative business supporting a growing industry.

Sport

Boks coach adds two players in squad for Australasian leg

Tuesday 30 August 2016 17:08

Springboks coach Allister Coetzee has resisted the opportunity to wield the axe and has instead called up just two more players to the squad for the Australasian leg of the Rugby Championship.

Opinion

President Jacob Zuma is accused of using the Hawks to target his finance minister, Pravin Gordhan.
SA finance minister is vindicating the law by ignoring police unit

Tuesday 30 August 2016 06:41

In South Africa the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (the Hawks) have been circling finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

National Days 2016

South Africa celebrates many National Days under democracy.

SONA 2016

President Jacob Zuma delivered the State of the Nation Address on February 11, 2016. Click here for all the latest news, opinions and multimedia.

International Aids Conference

The city of Durban, SA, will host the 21st International Aids Conference, marking the forum's return to Africa after 16 years.

Moving from MDG to SDG

The UN member states met from 25 to 27 September 2015, in New York to adopt the Sustainable Development Goals. They emanate from the Millennium Development Goals.

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