The academic future of students who are on the University Access Programme (UAE) at the University of the Free State remains uncertain.
Some Central Johannesburg College students are still homeless and now staging a sit-in after being evicted from their residence. They’ve been homeless since last week Tuesday and they say that’s because NFSAS didn’t pay for their accommodation.
Higher Education Deputy Minister,Buti Manamela, says government will assess the historical debt that will accrue until 2022 and seek interventions.
The National Youth Development Agency ( NYDA ) has commended Higher Education Minister, Naledi Pandor, for allocating close to one-billion-rand to the students’ historical debt.
Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has allocated R967 million to the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) to settle the historic debt owed to universities.