Blog Posts tagged “education”

Mr Tekoetsile Motlashuping (ANC)

Nov. 28, 2016 (2 years, 5 months ago) — Comments

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What is your political background? How did you become involved in politics and in particular, what drew you to your specific party? I joined the African National Congress (ANC) through the United Democratic Front (UDF) in 1983. At the time I was involved in the National Education Coordinating Committee (NECC ...

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Mr Nqabayomzi Kwankwa (UDM)

Nov. 7, 2016 (2 years, 6 months ago) — Comments

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What is your political background? I was born and bred in the Eastern Cape and I grew up in a politically inclined family as my maternal grandfather was a political activist. I was formerly a member of the African National Congress (ANC) and participated in South African Student Congress (SASCO ...

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Ms Tasneem Motara (ANC)

Aug. 22, 2016 (2 years, 9 months ago) — Comments

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What is your political background? I joined the African National Congress (ANC) about 16 years ago. I grew up in a very politically active home: some of my family members were in exile, and some of them are still active in politics. I joined the ANC Youth League in 2000 ...

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Ms Elizabeth Masehela (ANC)

July 11, 2016 (2 years, 10 months ago) — Comments

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What is your political background? I entered politics in 1974 whilst at a Lovedale training college as a member of the Student Representative Council (SRC). I also joined the African National Congress (ANC), because it was the most active liberation movement. I remained an active member of the underground structures ...

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Mr Khethamabala Sithole (IFP)

July 4, 2016 (2 years, 10 months ago) — Comments

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What is your Political background? I joined the Inkhata Freedom Party (IFP) in 1979 when I was still in school. The primary focus of teachers then was teaching students about the politics of the country at the time. I have been in different structures in the IFP since 2011 and ...

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Ms Natasha Mazzone (DA)

June 20, 2016 (2 years, 11 months ago) — Comments

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How did you become involved in politics and what specifically drew you to your current political party? I read at a very politically active school from a young age where political awareness and engagement was encouraged. I come from a politically active home and when I arrived at the University ...

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Mr Moses Mbatha (EFF)

June 13, 2016 (2 years, 11 months ago) — Comments

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What is your political background? I joined the struggle at an early age. I was age 10 years old when I first attended a community meeting to discuss a rent and bus boycott in 1980 in the township of Umlazi in the south of Durban. As one of the youngest ...

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Apply for Live SA’s digital content creators training programme

June 9, 2016 (2 years, 11 months ago) — Comments

Training the next generation of digital content creators in Cape Town and Johannesburg

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Only 18- to 25-year-olds can apply

Livity Africa is looking for 20 aspirant content creators to join their exciting four month training programme on livemag.co.za, based in Jo’burg and Cape ...

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The Week Ahead: Budget debates and 'Taking Parliament to the People' dominate

April 18, 2016 (3 years, 1 month ago) — Comments

For the past two weeks committees have been meeting with departments and entities to pore over their strategic and annual performance plans, budgets and performance targets and prepare reports for consideration by the House.

The focus now shifts to the budget vote debates that commence tomorrow and run until 12 ...

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Infographic: Higher Education Budget Analysis

April 11, 2016 (3 years, 1 month ago) — Comments

The Financial Fiscal Commission (FFC) presented an analysis of the of the Department of Higher Education and Training’s 2016/17 budget to the Portfolio Committee on 5 April 2016. They identified the implications of the 0% fee increase for 2016, the the broader issue of free tertiary education and ...

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