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ANC slams bloody weekend at KwaZulu-Natal Universities

JOHANNESBURG, September 17 – The African National Congress (ANC) in KwaZulu-Natal on Monday condemned the loss of lives at different institutions of higher learning in the province following a bloody weekend at three universities. This follows the stabbing to death of a student from the University of Zululand (UniZulu); and another student at the University of KwaZulu-Natal […]

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Former statistician general Pali Lehohla honoured by University of KZN

JOHANNESBURG, April 24  – The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) has awarded Dr Pali Lehohla, former Statistician General and head of Statistics South Africa, with an honorary doctorate, the university said on Tuesday . The university made the award on Monday night in recognition of his unprecedented role in evidence-based decision-making and advocating for statistics in […]

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Mogoeng calls for ‘brutal introspection’ in public discourse

DURBAN, December 13 – Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng on Wednesday called for “brutal introspection” in South Africa’s public discourse, saying that this would propel narratives past mere criticism of challenges to solution seeking. He was speaking at the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Westville campus in Durban, where he was officially being installed as chancellor. Delivering his speech before […]