Eddie Rakabe | Promises, promises: What is government's plan for financing higher education?

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Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande.
Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation, Dr Blade Nzimande.
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Higher education financing is a complex policy area which cannot be resolved by simply throwing money at the problem or pandering to half-baked party-political positions, says Eddie Rakabe. 

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