ANC tells judges to back off

2015-06-21 16:09

The deliberate violation of a court order by government in allowing Sudan’s president, Omar Al Bashir, to leave South Africa has focused attention on the ANC’s attitude towards the judiciary.

Judiciary shouldn't interfere in politics - Nzimande

2015-06-18 12:59

SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande has accused sections of the judiciary of interfering in the political arena.

Israel denies Nzimande visa to visit Palestine

2015-04-23 21:14

Israel has denied Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande a visa to travel to Palestine.

Nzimande opens Richmond training centre

2015-04-07 15:19

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande braved the rain to open a multi-purpose centre in Hella Hella near Richmond in KwaZulu-Natal.

Anti-Rhodes UCT students unite on Facebook

2015-03-20 05:00

University of Cape Town students wanting the removal of the Cecil John Rhodes statue are uniting not only on campus, but also on social media.

A show of who's boss

2015-02-19 06:45

Since President Giggles took over ANC brakes are coming loose, says Leopold Scholtz.

Nzimande: Violence takes us backwards

2015-01-22 19:11

Violence at universities is unacceptable behaviour and will not be tolerated, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has said.

More money for post-matrics - Nzimande

2015-01-12 14:15

Government has increased financial aid for poor and disabled students, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says.

Nzimande: Jim wanted Vavi as deputy president

2014-12-14 09:13

SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande says Numsa general secretary Irvin Jim wanted Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi as ANC deputy president.

Nzimande threatens Afrikaans university with closure

2014-11-30 10:17

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande will have private university Academia's registration withdrawn if it remains exclusively Afrikaans, it has been reported.


Nzimande: Al-Bashir court challenge was attempt to embarrass govt

2015-06-18 14:03

Those who challenged South Africa to arrest Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir on his arrival in the country for the AU summit were trying to embarrass the government, SACP general secretary Blade Nzimande says.

Nzimande visa refusal insult to SA government - grouping

2015-04-27 20:29

Israel's decision to not grant Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande and three other officials visas to visit Palestine "is a diplomatic insult to the South African government and its people".

Statue vandalism part of a larger narrative, says Nzimande

2015-04-08 16:18

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has condemned the vandalism of colonial statues, but said that a larger narrative needed to be discussed.

18m adults need further education - Nzimande

2015-04-01 14:55

There are about 18 million South African adults who are in need of one form of further education or another, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says.

SACP slates 'proto-fascist' EFF

2015-03-08 18:30

The SA Communist Party has criticised the Economic Freedom Fighters, calling it a "proto-fascist" party.

State of the Nation debate day 2 - As it happened

2015-02-18 13:47

Get all the highlights from the second day of State of the Nation debates.

University not the only option - Nzimande

2015-01-12 17:03

Post-matric students should consider alternatives other than university, Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says.

Nzimande slams attempts to split Cosatu

2015-01-06 15:00

The "multi-pronged offensive" to divide the Congress of SA Trade Union is counter-revolutionary, says SA Communist Party general secretary Blade Nzimande.

Numsa: ANC has good people

2014-12-13 13:00

The National Union of Metalworkers believes there are still good people in the ANC and they'll work to attract them, it has been reported.

CWU, SACP spat over Nzimande comments

2014-11-04 17:49

The CWU and SACP exchanged criticism over comments allegedly made by the party's general secretary Blade Nzimande regarding union funding.

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