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Of angels and demons

After 45 years of piecing back together the lives of addicts, Phoenix House faces closure at the end of the year.

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‘A key that unlocks the future’

Mbonani Nkululeko's 100 percent maths mark was always his teacher's goal. From early on in his high school career, he had identified the youngster from Zola as "100 percent material".

15 January 2013 | Saturday Star

Practice makes perfect

Hilda Mkwanazi presides over what may be the noisiest, but most spirited Grade 12 maths class at Fumana Secondary School in Ekurhuleni this year.</p><p/>

15 January 2013 | Saturday Star

She’s still whooping with joy

A day before Christmas, maths teacher Elsie Mphahlele asked a friend to drive her to the Johannesburg West education district office to preview the matric results. She was worried that if the results were poor, she wouldn't be able to drive home properly.

15 January 2013 | Saturday Star