Demands for a 0% fee increase for higher learning are back on the cards. The Matrix advises we keep an eye on Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan….
Latest developments regarding higher education fees prompt a revisit of the Treasury drama that unfolded towards the end of 2015. President Jacob Zuma has reportedly ordered ministers Pravin Gordhan and Blade Nzimande to find the money required to fund another 0% fee increase for higher education institutions. This would be a second year running where these institutions do not increase fees. Threats of collapse of these institutions were already loud when students went