The protests surrounding Fees Must Fall have created a lot of controversy with all its happenings over the past year. Being a student in this time is very crucial as there may be a change on the.
The Fees Must Fall movement in the Western Cape put out a statement on Wednesday calling on all citizens of this country to descend to parliament and other strategic institutions as part of a.
Both private and public universities in South Africa charge fees and offer different amounts of financial aid along with a national loans system. Over the years, enrolment in the country's 26.The Fees Must Fall activist is at once an example of our hollow democracy and how successful violence as a language of persuading the state has become, writes Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya. 229 days ago.News South Africa Kwazulu Natal The SA Students Congress, the country’s biggest student organisation, has threatened to disrupt the start of the 2018 academic year at universities across the.
A analysis of the recent Fees Must Fall media coverage has revealed the strong voices that emerged from student politics, which include incoming Wits SRC president Nompendulo Mkhatshwa and the.Read More
Fees must fall or student protests will continue Steven Tau Students of various institutions and organisations sing and dance in the streets of Pretoria.Read More
There are many examples present throughout history, especially in the new constitutional era, such as fees must fall. In this essay I will consider this concept of civil disobedience, especially in a South African context as well as considering a quote by Jurgen Habermas in an article by William Smith titled Civil Disobedience and Deliberative.Read More
As the Fees Must Fall protests spread to most universities across the country last year, President Jacob Zuma announced fees would not increase at tertiary institutions in 2016 and engagements were held between students and the state. During the ANC's January 8 statement this weekend, Zuma highlighted the state's efforts on improving access to university studies and noted the influence of.Read More
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A forensic report by investigators appointed by the South African Reserve Bank into the collapse of the Limpopo-based VBS Bank has confirmed “one of the biggest bank frauds that we’ve seen in South Africa”. Over a period of three years, nearly 2 billion rand of poor people’s money was stolen. The report has identified at least 53 individuals who, through various schemes, benefited from.Read More
Johannesburg - Fees Must Fall activist Kanya Cekeshe has become the second high profile inmate to be freed on parole since the announcement of a remission of sentences by President Cyril Ramaphosa.Read More
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According to South Africa’s constitution as well as the United Nations, education is a basic human right, “Everyone has the right- (a) to a basic education; and (b) To further education, which the state, through reasonable measures, must make progressively available and accessible” (Constitution, 1996: 1257). Education increases the societal value of human beings overall. This is because.Read More
South Africa? Why not and what can be done? Word count: 3733 (Excl. references) 1. INTRODUCTION The 2008 Global Financial Crisis (GFC) left the majority of nations (e.g. United Kingdom, United States, South Africa) in miserable financial and economic shape (Blinder, 2014). Although progress has been made, their development routes are still faced with a plethora of bottlenecks that impede.Read More