CPUT has been paid, says NSFAS as protests continue over no-payment claims

2020-03-12 17:26

The National Students Financial Aid Scheme says it has paid what it owes the Cape Peninsula University of Technology, which is why it is meeting student leaders and university administrators on Thursday to investigate claims that the money did not get to all students.

Use central application system to enrol at universities, unplaced students urged

2019-01-22 17:25

Higher Education Deputy Minister Buti Manamela is encouraging students to use the Central Application Clearing House instead of applying in person at universities.

Universities must allow students with debt to register – Manamela

2018-01-23 19:32

Deputy Minister of Higher Education and Training Buti Manamela has urged all universities to register students with outstanding historical debt and those who have not yet received funding confirmation.

Western Cape ANCYL welcomes axing of 'distracted' Nzimande

2017-10-18 12:32

The ANC Youth League in the Western Cape has welcomed President Jacob Zuma's axing of SACP secretary general Blade Nzimande in his latest Cabinet reshuffle.

Show me the money

2017-09-24 06:00

Investment strikes, cash hoarding, financialisation... what is South African capital really up to?

Jeff Radebe tells Treasury what is required for NDP

2017-09-07 16:28

Minister in Presidency Jeff Radebe has announced a mandate paper 'to guide budget allocations in line with the National Development Plan.

We need to empower the youth to fight unemployment – Manamela

2016-06-16 10:46

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says the country needs to empower the youth in order to deal with high levels of unemployment.

Govt depts 'blatantly refusing' PAIA requests - Manamela

2015-09-28 15:24

Government departments are failing to adhere to the Promotion of Access to Information Act, Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says.

Manamela slams De Klerk, says he is a ‘minion’ next to Zuma

2015-05-27 09:31

ANC MP Buti Manamela has lashed out at former president FW de Klerk, who warned that the country was at a risk of losing everything it had achieved due to “the Polokwane coup”.

Looting can't be justified, says Manamela

2015-01-25 16:00

The looting that flared up in Soweto cannot be justified, Deputy Minister in the Presidency, Buti Manamela says.


Order Comrade! Buti Manamela slammed for posting picture of child

2019-03-28 22:34

South Africans have lambasted ANC politician, Buti Manamela, for a seemingly distasteful image of a child he posted on social media.

Fee-free education off to a good start

2018-02-25 06:01

Deputy Higher Education and Training minister Buti Manamela reassured the public of the department’s ability to fund poor students.

Increase in demand for TVET college enrollment is inspiring – Manamela

2018-01-15 17:20

Higher Education Deputy Minister Buti Manamela says the increased demand for vocational education and training is a call for government to direct more resources towards expanding the sector.

Context is key in building a campus

2017-09-24 06:26

Plans for a university in Ekurhuleni must align with the needs of SA’s youth, writes Buti Manamela.

Ekurhuleni needs its own university - mayor

2017-09-21 21:39

Ekurhuleni Mayor Mzwandile Masina is convinced that the City of Ekurhuleni should get its own university.

Manamela offers solutions to youth unemployment

2016-08-25 15:31

Self-employment and entrepreneurship is the central solution to deal with youth unemployment, says Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela.

Manamela questions Malema's 'manhood'

2016-02-17 18:30

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela has called EFF leader Julius Malema a “boy” who thrives on "noise and gossip".

Risky behaviour could be behind high rate of natural deaths

2015-07-01 18:45

Risky behaviour could be contributing to the high rate of natural deaths among the youth, Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says.

Political connections not needed for NYDA funding - Manamela

2015-04-07 16:25

You don’t have to be politically connected to secure funding from the National Youth Development Agency, Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says.

Govt wants 50% of employees to be aged 18 to 35

2015-01-14 15:53

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says SA needs more entrepreneurs and fewer tenderpreneurs.

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