The EFF leader also stressed that the battle against white supremacy cannot be won until universities offer free education.
State support should go to students with the greatest need, not universities with the best results.
Impact investing by the private sector and the state is providing affordable, quality education.
The roll-out of an innovative ICT project is seeing remarkable results but what comes next?
The ruling ANC-aligned student body, Sasco, has suffered an embarrassing election defeat by the EFF at the Vaal University of Technology.
Don't belittle the act of defacing symbols of the oppression students say is being upheld at universities, writes Victoria John.
EFF leader Julius Malema told students at VUT that the EFF is the only party that's not in anyone's pocket, "but in the pockets of the masses".
Our education system is often described as being in crisis. A recent claim says 80% of schools could be "dysfunctional". Afrika Check looked into it.
Gender activists have welcomed talks between two departments about ways to reduce teenage pregnancies, but no decision has yet been taken.
Sasco denies being compromised by its links with the ANC as dissidents plan a breakaway grouping.
It is not enough to say the curriculum is transformative, argues Adam Haupt.