Sasco threatens to close varsities over registration fees

- | one year ago

The South African Students Congress (Sasco) has vowed to make tertiary institutions ungovernable if students who can’t pay for registration are turned away this year.

Sasco deputy president Luyanda Tenge said it was unacceptable that underprivileged students were being deprived of an education. “We have been very clear – we will make these universities ungovernable if the managers don’t appreciate that free education was announced in this country.

“They think they are going to turn students away because they do not have money, but that is not going to happen.

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