Blade Nzimande

 
Tensions simmer over first-year university enrolments for 2017
Tensions simmer over first-year university enrolments for 2017
The South African Students Congress (Sasco) has warned that students will revolt if the department of higher education and training reduces...
​Missing middle students add to universities debt load
​Missing middle students add to universities debt load
Universities have expressed fears that debt will spiral out of control after the department of higher education requested that they allow
Blade reads the riot act to Unizulu
Blade reads the riot act to Unizulu
Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande wants the chairperson of the council of the embattled University of Zululand to tell him why he should not...
Vice-chancellors want free tuition for poor students in 2017
Vice-chancellors want free tuition for poor students in 2017
The country’s 26 vice-chancellors say that the government should provide free higher education to poor students from January.
WATCH: Finance minister Pravin Gordhan presents mini-budget speech #MTBPS2016
WATCH: Finance minister Pravin Gordhan presents mini-budget speech #MTBPS2016
Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan will be tabling the Mid-Term Budget Policy Statement (#MTBPS2016) in Parliament, Cape Town. Watch the livestream...
Calm restored at Union Buildings following #FeesMustFall  march
Calm restored at Union Buildings following #FeesMustFall march
Calm has been restored at the Union Buildings in Tshwane after a tense stand-off between police and Fees Must Fall protesters on Thursday afternoon....
Adam Habib: Nzimande has not instructed me to shut down Wits
Adam Habib: Nzimande has not instructed me to shut down Wits
University of the Witwatersrand vice-chancellor Adam Habib has denied receiving any pressure from Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande or...
#FeesMustFall in numbers: This is what the protests have cost South Africa's universities
#FeesMustFall in numbers: This is what the protests have cost South Africa's universities
The Mail and Guardian shows you the numbers around the #FeesMustFall protests in an interactive map....
Equal Education: Students are aiming at the wrong target and inadvertently protecting the government
Equal Education: Students are aiming at the wrong target and inadvertently protecting the government
#FeesMustFall protesters are aiming at the wrong target, says Equal Education general secretary Tshepo Motsepe. The call for free higher education...
Zuma, Nzimande call for an end to university shutdowns
Zuma, Nzimande call for an end to university shutdowns
President Jacob Zuma and Minister of Higher Education and Training Blade Nzimande spoke at the Higher Education Stakeholder Summit this...
#CulturePop: A weekend of taking losses — Nzimande, Mandoza, Brangelina and AKA
#CulturePop: A weekend of taking losses — Nzimande, Mandoza, Brangelina and AKA
It appears that on the first anniversary of the #FeesMustFall movement, the minister of higher education has misplaced our very recent history...

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