9 000 Grade 1 and 16 000 Grade 8 pupils unplaced as 2021 school year kicks off

The minister of Basic Education, Ms Angie Motshekga says the demand for space in schools continues to plague the department as, nationally, a total of 8 982 Grade 1 pupils remain unplaced, despite public schooling […]

DBE expresses concern following visit to Limpopo marking centre.

DBE Director-General (DG), Mathanzima Mweli is concerned over the lack of social distancing at one Limpopo marking centre. The Department of Basic Education (DBE) has taken its nationwide inspection of matric marking centres to Limpopo […]