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Unemployed graduates of the Itukise internship programme on Thursday lauded the Department of Trade and Industry (dti) for introducing the programme that provides work experience to graduates looking for jobs.

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DRUGABUSE

Government has expressed its deepest condolences to the families and friends of two students who died after taking a drug at a party in KwaMashu, north of Durban.

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UNIVERSITY

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has called on the management of universities to take decisive action in the face of student protests, which has been tainted by acts of violence and vandalism.

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WHRD

President Jacob Zuma is expected to address the Human Rights Day celebrations in Durban.

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EDUCATION

Gauteng Premier David Makhura says the provincial government is reigniting its focus on education, with special emphasis on schools in townships and special needs education.

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SANEWS

Some of South Africa’s youths have encouraged their peers to learn more about their rights and responsibilities and participate in the eradication of racism.

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YOUTH

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the development of young people is a priority for government, adding that entrepreneurship is the heartbeat of a developing economy.

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DHET

Ask a teenager today what an apprentice is and you’ll likely be told it’s someone on Tokyo Sexwale’s reality TV show of that name. Not many will say it’s a great way to acquire high-paying vocational skills.

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TABLETS

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has announced that all the 2016 Grade 12 learners in Gauteng schools will receive their educational tablets.

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Engen Petroleum, South Africa’s leading producer and marketer of a wide range of fuels, lubricants and oil-based products, honoured KwaZulu-Natal’s top performing Engen Maths & Science Schools (EMSS) learners at their graduation. The ceremony, which took place at Fairvale Secondary School marks the successful programme’s 30th year.

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UCTSTUDENTS

The Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training has condemned violence during student housing protests at the University of Cape Town (UCT).

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SERVICESSETA

Services SETA launches provincial office and a skills development centre in North West Province.

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FUNDING

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) says it is strengthening ties with funders to increase access to higher education and training.

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UFS

The office of the Free State Premier has welcomed the resumption of classes at the University of the Free State (UFS).

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NYDA

Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has created over 11 000 jobs over the past three years through various initiatives.

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HIV

More than 175 000 young people tested for HIV in the year 2015, according to data from the First Things First programme.

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YOUTH

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will interact with Grade 11 and 12 learners at a Youth Development Expo at the University of Johannesburg Soweto Campus this weekend.

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DHETNEWS

OVER the past year, the construction of South Africa’s two new universities has given more than 400 young people the chance to learn skills in a structured workplace experience towards a qualification.

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Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says government will take serious action against fly-by-night institutions and individuals who misrepresent their qualifications.

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EDUCATION

Government has set aside R16.3 billion towards higher education, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan.

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SANEWS

Government says its Expanded Public Works Programme (EPWP) continues to make steady progress in creating work opportunities and is on course to meet its five-year target.

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