Suné Payne, Author at Latest News

DA fields misuse of state resources and allegations of voter fraud in the George by-election

On Wednesday, three by-elections will be held in the Garden Route town of George, with Judd Will seeking to regain the three seats she lost in April. However, the by-election was marred by Judd’s claim that the DA had committed voting fraud, which the South African Electoral Commission (IEC) says it will investigate. On weekends, … Read more

NSFAS to investigate complaints after students vented their frustration with the new direct banking system

The National Student Financial Aid Program (NSFAS) will meet with student organizations and service providers on Tuesday, July 11, following students’ unhappiness and anger over a new direct banking system. The new system has caused discontent with students over delayed payments, with organizations calling for help from parliament and threatening to take to the streets … Read more