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.
Hahahahahaha dnt mind him he is drunk again! StudentsMustFall— MasterMind! (@PhPnhlapo) October 22, 2015
When the Minister of Higher Education says StudentsMustFall Oh the irony. Smh— Fezeka Mabuza (@Fezeka_Mabuza) October 22, 2015
He is failing dismally at doing his job yet he has the nerve to say StudentsMustFall..ignorance is bliss! The layer on his face must fall!— Je m&39;appelle Nhla (@Bri_mojakes) October 22, 2015
BladeNzimande says "Then if students don&39;t accept this, then we will start our own movement, StudentsMustFall." SHOCKING!!!— YaYa (@_Aya_5683) October 22, 2015
studentsmustfall with live bullets? What is Blade smoking/drinking?!— Msizi khiba-Gcabashe (@Msizii_) October 22, 2015