WATCH: Blade Nzimande gets StudentsMustFall trending

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Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande addresses the media on a new centralized system to deal with late tertiary education applications on October 11, 2012 in Johannesburg.

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande addresses the media on a new centralized system to deal with late tertiary education applications on October 11, 2012 in Johannesburg.

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Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande addresses the media on a new centralized system to deal with late tertiary education applications on October 11, 2012 in Johannesburg.

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande addresses the media on a new centralized system to deal with late tertiary education applications on October 11, 2012 in Johannesburg.

JOHANNESBURG - Minister of Higher Education Blade Nzimande got the StudentMustFall trending after comments he made prior to his press briefing on student protests in Cape Town on Wednesday. 

Although said in jest, the comment drew a lot of attention on social media.