[News24Wire] The South African Jewish Board of Deputies (SAJBD) has commended the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Council for not accepting Senate’s resolution to an academic boycott of Israel.
[This is Africa] Professor Mashudu Tshifularo has conducted the world’s first surgical process using 3D-printed middle-ear bones.
[Nation] Public universities have started cracking the whip on striking lecturers and other staff as the industrial action enters its third month on Tuesday.
[Nation] University students have now turned to the National Assembly to reverse the new system of electing their leaders which took effect in 2016.
[Premium Times] The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has suspended its nationwide strike, 15 days after the industrial action began.
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The University Academic Staff Union has launched a countrywide lecturers strike for all public universities over failure by government to implement the 2013-2017 Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).
[Nation] Lecturers in 31 public universities are Tuesday expected to issue a 21-day strike notice after the government failed to implement their pay increase.
[The Conversation Africa] Unlike most musical instruments, the pipe organ is commonly defined by the place where it’s often played: church. And people seem to think of organists as reclusive creatures in the lofts of basilicas and cathedrals.
[The Conversation Africa] Three people have died and more than 125 are suspected to be infected with the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The outbreak comes less than two years after the most deadly spread of the disease in West Africa
[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Universities Academic Staff Union (UASU) has said it will reject a Sh10 billion counter-offer by the government extended to lectures to end the ongoing strike.