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Sick Teachers a Burden on SA Education System

Over 20 000 teachers across South Africa are presently on full paid leave while they wait for their incapacity and ill-health retirement applications to be processed, revealed the minister of education in response to a Parliamentary question on Monday. According to the minister’s response a backlog of 22 882 unprocessed applications have accumulated in the

Cricket Graeme Smith

Graeme Smith Announces His Retirement

Cape Town – Thirty three year old South African cricket captain Graeme Smith announced on Monday he will, after the final test match against Australia, retire from international cricket. Smith said this retirement was something he had been considering since his ankle injury last year. “This has been the most difficult decision I have ever