Government has set aside R16.3 billion towards higher education, Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Wednesday.
Government has created a new Early Childhood Development conditional grant to help children from poor households to attend ECD centres, National Treasury said on Wednesday.
The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Arts and Culture and the Department of Basic Education will identify learning material and textbooks that will be translated into isiZulu.
Environmental Affairs Deputy Minister Barbara Thomson on Monday handed over eco-furniture school desks, school uniforms, school bags and stationery sets to UBuhlebemvelo Primary School pupils in Mtubatuba, KwaZulu-Natal.
Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom says a successful and growing tourism industry will provide the means for social and economic development on a vast scale in Africa.
Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says the development of young people is a priority for government, adding that entrepreneurship is the heartbeat of a developing economy.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has announced that as from next week, all the 2016 Grade 12 learners in Gauteng schools will receive their educational tablets.
Deputy Minister in the Presidency Buti Manamela says the National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) has created over 11 000 jobs over the past three years through various initiatives.
Cabinet has wished all learners who are writing their supplementary National Senior Certificate (NSC) examinations the best of luck.