NYDA calls free education announcement a victory for students

2018-01-07 19:00

The National Youth Development Agency has congratulated the class of 2017 for their "phenomenal performance" and encouraged them to apply to study at tertiary institutions.

NYDA demands more money from govt

2017-06-28 18:29

The National Youth Development Agency has lambasted government for not adequately funding it.

NYDA selection above board - Radebe

2017-03-08 22:42

Proper procedures were followed in appointing the NYDA's board, Minister in the Presidency Jeff Radebe has said.

NYDA committee recommends seven candidates

2017-02-07 18:39

Parliament's ad hoc committee charged with filling vacancies on the NYDA board recommended seven names.

We followed procedure from the start - NYDA selection committee

2017-01-26 12:10

The EFF's call for the National Youth Development Agency board selection process to be scrapped is a delaying tactic, says a parliamentary ad hoc committee tasked with the job.

We are not in this for the money - NYDA board candidate

2017-01-25 17:10

One of the candidates in the running for the seven NYDA board positions is not in it for the money, he told MPs on Parliament's ad hoc committee.

EFF concerned about calibre of NYDA candidates

2017-01-24 21:19

Five of the 14 shortlisted candidates for the NYDA board are ANCYL national executive committee members, the EFF has pointed out.

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'Endless' NYDA selection process postponed for public participation

2016-12-06 12:05

The “endless” process to appoint a new National Youth Development Agency board has been postponed until March.

Delay in NYDA board shortlisting

2016-11-28 21:50

Parliament’s ad hoc committee tasked with filling posts for the board of the National Youth Development Agency might not be able to make its December 6 deadline.


Mixed reactions from opposition parties Zuma's fees announcement

2017-12-16 18:18

The announcement by President Jacob Zuma that free tertiary education would be extended to poor and working-class students next year has received mixed reactions from political parties.

Zuma appoints new NYDA board

2017-05-05 17:41

Two members of the ANCYL’s NEC will lead the newly-appointed National Youth Development Agency board, the presidency has said.

Parliament approves NYDA board

2017-02-23 18:00

The National Youth Development Agency board is one step closer to assuming office after Parliament voted in its favour.

Rape, murder convictions will not disqualify NYDA board candidates

2017-02-07 12:02

The National Youth Development Agency says convictions of rape, murder or assault will not stand in the way of a candidate making it onto the board, but convictions involving dishonesty will.

Scrap NYDA board selection process - EFF

2017-01-25 19:12

Parliament must to put a stop to the NYDA board appointment process, the EFF has said.

No politics allowed at NYDA board interviews

2017-01-25 16:33

An MP on Parliament’s ad hoc committee was prevented from asking a candidate for the NYDA board a question about politics during interviews.

ANCYL deputy withdraws NYDA board candidacy

2017-01-24 20:18

ANC Youth League deputy president Desmond Moela has withdrawn from the National Youth Development Agency board selection process.

14 candidates shortlisted for NYDA board

2016-12-07 17:01

ANC Youth League deputy president Desmond Moela is one of 14 people who have been shortlisted to fill a post on the National Youth Development Agency board.

Delays in NYDA board shortlisting slammed in Parliament

2016-12-01 12:04

The cancellation of yet another meeting by the committee in charge of filling vacant posts on the National Youth Development Agency board has been slammed in Parliament.

Editorial: Come on NYDA, let’s not lower the bar

2016-11-13 06:13

The ANC in Parliament has finally discovered that requiring a post-matric qualification for a position on the board of the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) is actually quite discriminatory.

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