WATCH: Nzimande gives update on COVID-19 measures

More tertiary education students are expected back in class in a phased manner in the coming weeks.

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JOHANNESBURG - The Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande briefed the media on progress in the implementation of COVID-19 measures on Tuesday.

Nzimande held a media briefing on 23 May in which he briefed the media on issues affecting NSFAS allowances, SETA’s stipends and the phased return of students and Higher Health.

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The minister is expected to focus on post-school education and training institution readiness, implementation of Higher Health plans, electronic devices and data for students and student funding policy.

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