Increasing student funding is like ‘cutting off our nose to spite our face’: Blade Nzimande.

Higher education and training minister, Blade Nzimande has told the parliament that increasing university student funding was tantamount to the country shooting itself in the foot. This as a crisis already exists within public colleges, […]

NSFAS to re-prioritise its budget to fund first-year students.

The minister of Higher Education and Technology, Dr Blade Nzimande says the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) will be releasing funds for first-year students and registration periods at public universities will be extended. Nzimande […]