Twenty-eight year-old from Phillipi becomes CPUT's youngest PhD recipient

Twenty-eight year-old from Phillipi becomes CPUT’s youngest PhD recipient

Philippi-born Lukhanyo Mekuto became the youngest student to be awarded a PhD at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology. The 28-year old Biotechnologist received his PhD for research into micro-organisms that break down cyanide in contaminated mine drainage. He undertook this research following the death of cattle in KwaZulu-Natal after they had drank poisoned mine […]

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The People’s Doctor: EFF MP Ndlozi now has a Phd, South Africans react

Julius Malema, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi and their EFF colleagues have often been thought of as “hating whites” and wanting them all out of the country etc. Thankfully though, that misguided perception seems to be changing amongst white South Africans. This past weekend, EFF National Spokesman Mbuyiseni Ndlozi effectively broke Twitter when he announced that he had […]