Maths sensation putting SA on the ‘clever’ map

October 8, 2018 1:19 pm0 comments
Ralph McDougall South African Tertiary Mathematics Olympiad

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – AT only 18 and still in high school, South African mathematics prodigy, Ralph McDougall, has the world at his feet. Such is his brilliance that the Cape-Town born scholar recently was joint top in the South African Tertiary Mathematics Olympiad (SATMO), finishing alongside five second- and […]

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The charity school that is changing South Africa

October 4, 2018 8:46 am0 comments
Adri Marais, CEO of Christel House’ South African chapter (Left), presents Aongus Hegarty, President of Dell EMC EMEA, with an award as a Founding member of the Dell Christel House Fellowship

From DION HENRICK in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – LEANERS from impoverished backgrounds are benefiting from blended integrated communication technology (ICT) learning that is projected to ensure they are employable, attain skills compatible with modern-day careers and eventually lessen the digital divide between the rich and the poor in South Africa. […]

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Satellite project anticipates affordable broadband for Africa

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Satellite project anticipates affordable broadband for Africa

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – LOCALLY developed satellite technology is anticipated to lower the cost of broadband access endured by most Africans and enable them reap the benefits of inclusive, affordable and reliable internet services. This is according to industry executives who noted that satellites are the only reliable and time-efficient short-term solution to […]

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