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The EFF reignites #FeesMustFall as it takes Nzimande and Unisa to court

The EFF is going to court in a bid to have the higher education minister’s directive that Unisa lower its first-time student intake overruled The post The EFF reignites #FeesMustFall as it takes Nzimande and Unisa to court appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Education, Higher Education, Eff, Universities, Court Case, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande, FeesMustFall, Economic Freedom Fighters, UniSA, Top Six, EFF Student Command, Enrollment Target, First-time Student Intake, Over-enrollment, Tommy Huma

Editorial: Nzimande’s shame is youth’s loss

Before Nzimande or anyone in government thinks of telling young people to “choose” TVET colleges again, they need to fix this sector The post Editorial: Nzimande’s shame is youth’s loss appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Students, Youth, Higher Education, Certificates, Universities, Editorial, Openaccess, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande, South Africa (country, TVET colleges, Gloria Sekwena, Technical And Vocational Education And Training

Watch it again: Nzimande update on higher education

The minister will brief the media on the progress in the implementation of Covid-19 measures at tertiary education institutions The post Watch it again: Nzimande update on higher education appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
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Prasa ready to be 'wholly' turned around — Nzimande

Prasa's board, meanwhile, says it has advanced in implementing the recommendations of the public protector, Auditor-General and treasury
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Prasa corruption perpetrators to be identified in a week or two — Blade Nzimande

Blade Nzimande says he has been briefed by Prasa’s current leadership that they would be taking action against those who are implicated in corruption
Tags: Nzimande, Prasa

No room for Dudu Myeni in Nzimande’s office

Under Myeni’s tenure at the national carrier, it suffered losses amounting to R10.5-billion, according to Outa.
Tags: Nzimande, Myeni, Dudu Myeni

Some of my own comrades fuelled #FeesMustFall protests - Nzimande

The SACP general secretary says that part of the reason he was removed as minister of higher education specifically related to the fees protests.
Tags: SACP, Nzimande

Nzimande uses Cosatu strike to further endorse Ramaphosa

The South African Communist Party leader used Wednesday's stayaway protest against state capture to voice support for the deputy president.
Tags: Communist Party, Cosatu, Nzimande, Ramaphosa

Nzimande: 75% of students won’t experience fee increases in 2017

Student protesters should make the most of the opportunities government has made available to them, says the higher education minister.
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Parasites like Guptas must be defeated – Nzimande

"Enough is enough," says the SACP general secretary.
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South Africa: Minister Nzimande Sends Condolences After Student's Death

[] Pretoria -Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has sent his condolences following the death of Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) student Benjamin Phehla on Thursday.
Tags: News, South Africa, Pretoria, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande

Adam Habib: Nzimande has not instructed me to shut down Wits

The Wits University vice-chancellor says the last time he saw the minister was at the higher education summit.
Tags: Wits University, Nzimande, Adam Habib

UniZulu students hold demonstration against Nzimande outside venue of international congress

The protesters held a huge poster with the words: "Blade! Why do you ignore corruption at the University of Zululand?".
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Free education is possible if South Africa moves beyond smoke and mirrors

Salim Vally, University of Johannesburg; Enver Motala, University of Fort Hare; Leigh-Ann Naidoo, University of the Witwatersrand; Mondli Hlatshwayo, University of Johannesburg; Rasigan Maharajh, Tshwane University of Technology, and Zolisa Marawu, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University South Africa's universities are once again in uproar. Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has outlined how higher education should deal with fee increments for 2017. His announcement sparked ...
Tags: News, Africa, Senegal, South Africa, Cuba, Huffington Post, Ghana, The Conversation Africa, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande

South Africa: #FeesMustFall - Many Questions, Lots of Anger, and Fires to Fight

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's Minister of Higher Education and Training Dr Blade Nzimande has announced it is up to the country's universities to "individually... determine the level of (fee) increase that their institutions require... ". But he cautioned that no university's fees should be raised by more than 8% for 2017. This follows a blanket freeze on fees in 2016 that left a number of universities on the verge of financial collapse. The Conversation Africa asked Professor Suellen...
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WATCH LIVE: Nzimande releases recommendations on university fee hikes

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande is set to release his recommendations on fee adjustments for universities and colleges.
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Nzimande calls for another #ChrisHani 'memorandum'

There is a need for another "Chris Hani memorandum" for the African National Congress as it faces internal strife and a political storm, SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande said on Sunday. "We need another Hani memorandum actually to deal with these problems.
Tags: African National Congress, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande, Hani, Chris Hani, SA Communist Party

South Africa: Nzimande Hails Student Meeting As Success, Despite Walkout

[News24Wire] While Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande hailed his meeting with SRC leaders as a success, cracks began to emerge after student leaders from various universities walked out of the meeting earlier in the day.
Tags: South Africa, Src, Blade Nzimande, Nzimande