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Covid-19 vaccines

The American Food and Drug Administrator (FDA) has decided to not clear the Johnson&Johnson vaccine for administration after some batches were declared to have been contaminated. 

student using laptop

Some TVET College students recently received their long-awaited NSFAS laptops. Higher Education Minister, Blade Nzimande has revealed that more laptops are expected to arrive. 

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande speaking at the launch

Higher Education Minister, Minister Dr Blade Nzimande launched the NSFAS Digital Learning Device programme today. 

Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a gamechanger to make South Africa's electricity generation more stable.

vaccine-rollout injection

KwaZulu Natal will be opening more vaccination sites in the province ahead of the vaccine rollout in schools. 

 school children standing in line

Schools in the Northern Cape have been recording a number of Covid-19 infections, with many schools closing in the process. 

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga

Minister Angie Motshekga has announced that grade 12 learners will not be writing mid-year exams this year. The Minister’s announcement has not been without criticism. 



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