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Play your part to curb the spread of Covid-19 and save South Africa


 

The number of coronavirus infections and deaths is increasing on a daily basis and we are now approaching 5000 positive cases and the 100 mark in terms of death in the country. This shows the seriousness of the pandemic but it is heartbreaking to see that there are still people who take the invisible deadly […]

Covid-19: The effect on society and the environment


 

When you think about the environment and protecting nature you may seldom associate it with our basic necessities like water, food and fresh air. Living in harmony with nature is largely considered to be a privilege especially for the vast majority in a developing nation like South Africa. During times of crises, such as a […]

Keeping Africa fed as Covid-19 continues to rise


 

It takes a village to raise a child, Africans like to say. But you could just as easily argue the opposite: it takes a child to raise a village.  Give a child a school meal. He or she will stay in the classroom and learn. Economic pressure on the family will lessen. Over time, the […]

INNOVATION

Is 5G transmitting large amounts of data, harmful to human health...

In the midst of the virus SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) outbreak, a third of the world’s population currently has limited freedom of movement due to the...

EDUCATION

Celebrating African unity on Africa Day

The 25th of May is Africa day, celebrating the founding in 1963 of the Organization of African Unity, today called the African Union. This...

ECONOMICS

Celebrating Africa Day during the Covid-19 pandemic

Africa is defined by colonial borders, within which states attempt to build viable systems. Universities are a significant part of the national innovation systems...