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President Zuma calls for calm on campuses

President Jacob Zuma has called for calm and restraint at all higher education campuses across the country. President Zuma said on Thursday that he was...

NMMU – Letter to all parents and guardians

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University sincerely apologises that university operations have been disrupted in spite of our best efforts to prevent this. We are acutely aware...

NMMU – UPDATE to staff and students

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) sincerely hopes that classes will resume and that the 2016 academic year will be completed as planned.  Management is...

NMMU – Management’s full response to petitions

Management at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) acknowledges receipt of petitions submitted by various student formations in Port Elizabeth and George.  After reading the...

NMMU #FeesMustFall student demands

Below are the four memoranda received from four different student formations at NMMU being the SRC, the George Campus Student Council, the student FMF...

NMMU campuses to remain closed today and tomorrow

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University has announced that they will remain closed today and tomorrow after attempts to negotiate with students yesterday failed. In a...
Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande

Universities to decide on 2017 fees

Universities will individually decide on the fee increases for 2017 academic year, Higher Education and Training Minister, Blade Nzimande, announced on Monday. Fees would,...

Gordhan: SA’s sound institutional framework will steady country

South Africa's sound institutional framework, built on the foundation of the Constitution, will hold the country in good stead as it faces uncertainty at...

Gordhan proposes measures to help state spend smarter

Finance minister Pravin Gordhan detailed several initiatives to reign in the widening deficit and improve the impact of spending by, among other things, investing...

MPs welcome Gordhan’s measures to contain debt

MPs have welcomed the Minister of Finance Pravin Gordhan's measures to clamp down on public debt, following his tabling of the Medium Term Budget...


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