Monday Apr 29
Principals at under performing schools in region being trained
A TURNAROUND plan to improve the Eastern Cape matric pass rate is under way, beginning with the training of school principals at three of the worst performing districts.
A laugh amid serious stuff
While on my way back from East London to Fort Beaufort, I stopped at the Engen garage on the way out of King William's Town for a "loo stop". There are five cubicles in the women's toilet and four of them were in use, the fifth being wide open with a man on the floor fixing a broken seat.
Our traffic cops park off on road
I TRAVEL from Fort Beaufort to Port Elizabeth frequently, and often see traffic vehicles parked at Kinkelbos .
Business is in her blood
INSPIRED by her business-savvy parents and running her own businesses as a child have contributed to the success of young Port Elizabeth entrepreneur Benita Jones.
Worst-performing Eastern Cape 'moving ahead'
The Eastern Cape's 2012 matric results were "one step backwards and two steps forward", provincial education MEC Mandla Makupula said on Thursday.