EDITORIAL | It is important that NSFAS does what is right for students

The new administrator of NSFAS has his work cut out for him

27 May 2024 - 21:16 By TIMESLIVE EDITORIAL

The news that the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) plans to begin paying allowances directly into university students’ bank accounts by September as it heads to court to cancel contracts with irregularly appointed direct payment service providers is welcome. ..

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