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Corruption charges laid against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan

Black First Land First (BLF) has brought a case of corruption against Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan. The case (case number 694/2/2017) was opened by BLF, who submitted a certified statement to Lieutenant Colonel Moeketsi at the Hillbrow Police Station, at 3pm today. BLF alleges that Gordhan, in his capacity as Finance Minister has contravened Section 34 of the Prevention and Combating of […]

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NSFAS approved funding for over 300,000 students so far for 2017, says Nxasana

PRETORIA, February 19 (ANA) – The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) had approved funding for 309,788 higher education students so far this year and at least another 100,000 are expected to be added to this figure, NSFAS board chairman Sizwe Nxasana announced on Sunday. The NSFAS had received 161,938 new applications from public university […]