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Deputy Minister of Higher Education, Buti Manamela said the Department is working closely with NSFAS to ensure the rest of the academic year runs smoothly. 

 

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Eskom will be continuing with loadshedding for the rest of this week, moving from stage 2 loadshedding to stage 1 loadshedding. 

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The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) has approved for emergency use of the Pfizer vaccine. 

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The Western Cape Education Department has revealed that thousands of learners have still not been placed in schools. 

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The Department of Higher Education has reached an agreement with universities to keep fees at an affordable rate for 2021. 

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After months of waiting, Minister Blade Nzimande has confirmed that NSFAS students will be receiving their laptops in April. 

As universities reopen, some students continue to remain unable to register. The South African Union Of Students (SAUS) sent a Letter of Demands to Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande. 

Eskom has announced that loadshedding stage 2 will be taking place starting on Wednesday 10 March.  

 Bursary guidelines for the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) will be finalised by next week for university students. 

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