Government, parliamentary and legislative information on the Presidency).
The presidency has released the Commission of Inquiry into Higher Education and Training’s interim report.
The Commission was set up in January 2016 to investigate the feasibility of fee-free higher education and training in South Africa.
Department of Women
The Department of Women’s Commission for Gender Equality has extended an invitation for the nomination of candidates.
The Commission’s aim is to promote respect for gender equality and protection and the development and attainment of gender equality. It has the powers and functions, as regulated by national legislation, to monitor, investigate, research, educate, lobby, advise and report on issues concerning gender equality.
A national minimum wage of R3 500 is on the cards.
The deputy president, Cyril Ramaphosa, announced this during a recent media briefing at Nedlac.