Slow NSFAS applications worrying - deputy minister

2016-11-16 18:48

Not enough prospective students are applying for funding from the National Student Financial Aid Scheme, Higher Education Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana has said.

Education dept launches campus HIV/Aids awareness initiative

2016-06-20 22:18

Healthy and productive graduates are one of the cornerstones of a healthy economy, Higher Education Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana has said at the launch of a countrywide campus HIV/Aids testing initiative.

Google donates R10m to people with disabilities

2016-04-20 16:07

Google has awarded millions to the Southern Africa Federation of the Disabled to increase technology access for people with disabilities.

Beware varsity degrees that will leave you unemployable - Manana

2016-02-02 19:20

Young people should stop pursuing university degrees that will result in them joining the ranks of unemployed graduates, Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana says.

Parties meeting to find money for fees shortfall - Manana

2015-10-29 17:54

A meeting is underway in Pretoria to thrash out a plan to find the money to fund a promise to keep tertiary education fees the same for next year, Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana says.

MPs criticise Western Cape ANCYL

2013-06-06 22:32

There is no need for the ANC to reprimand youth league members involved in a fight with the City of Cape Town, Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana says.

Attack on Vavi: Deputy minister 'paranoid'

2012-12-13 20:24

The Congress of SA Trade Unions has rejected reported comments made by Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana labelling general secretary Zwelinzima Vavi as a "problem child".

New minister, deputies to be sworn in

2012-06-13 09:47

New Transport Minister Ben Martins and three deputy ministers are to take the oath of office at Tuynhuys in Cape Town, the presidency says.

No holding back as Zuma makes bold moves

2012-06-12 20:40

President Jacob Zuma has appointed the country's first woman police chief after he fired Bheki Cele, and made several key moves as he reshuffled his cabinet.


Call for free education more relevant than ever before - deputy minister

2016-11-10 22:00

The call for free education is more relevant now than ever before, says Higher Education and Training Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana.

The youth of today have chosen FeesMustFall as their struggle – Manana

2016-06-16 12:23

Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana says credit must be given to the youth of 2015 for making FeesMustFall their generational struggle.

Deputy minister apologises for 'voetsek'

2016-02-23 15:45

Deputy Higher Education Minister Mduduzi Manana has apologised for saying “voetsek” in the National Assembly.

Use money meant for Nzimande's car to fund fees - DA

2015-11-02 22:11

The DA believes the student fee crisis can be solved by redirecting money meant for many "nice to haves" - such as the cars of the higher education minister and his deputy minister - to tertiary learning instead.

SA campuses must be LGBTQI-friendly, says Manana

2015-06-10 05:30

Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Mduduzi Manana is calling for a big push to improve the sexual health services for sexual minority students.

Circumcision no ticket to irresponsibility

2013-05-30 22:18

Being circumcised must not be viewed as a licence to promiscuous relations, or to live an irresponsible life thinking that they will not get infected by HIV, the deputy higher education minister says.

Vavi a problem child - deputy minister

2012-12-13 09:13

Deputy higher education minister Mduduzi Manana has reportedly accused Cosatu's Zwelinzima Vavi of wanting to use the platform of the National Anti-Corruption Forum to start a new party.

Zuma does e-tolls damage control

2012-06-12 23:14

President Jacob Zuma has made sweeping changes in the transport department, replacing both the the minister and his deputy, following the government's embarrassing handling of the Gauteng e-toll debacle.

Parliament's 'youth'

2009-06-22 12:51

While Youth Month celebrations take place across the country, meet the young politicians who have been rolling up their sleeves in Parliament.

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