Parliament to hold inquiry into NSFAS corruption allegations
Student scheme administrator is alleged to have hired friends and acquaintances at the entity without following due process
Parliament has resolved to hold an inquiry into the latest allegations of maladministration and corruption at SA’s key funding agency for higher education students.
At the weekend, parliament’s higher education portfolio committee heard that normal recruitment policies and procedures were flouted at the National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), which was placed under administration in 2018 after being on the verge of collapse due to mismanagement. ..