More than R650 million had not been utilised for the current year (ending in March) had reportedly not been used by NSFAS (National Student Financial Aid Scheme). In response to these claims, NSFAS National Spokesperson, Kagisho Mamabolo said that these claims are misconceptions.
Our financial year is not parallel with the academic year. Our financial year ends in March. We don't have any money that was not spent or returned back to our funders.— Kagisho Mamabolo, National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) spokesperson
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