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TIMVENI BRINGS TO THE FORE STRUGGLES OF TERTIARY STUDENTS IN

By Chogmezgo Mkandawire  Timveni investigations have unearthed startling upshots on the challenges that young higher education students face in the country, with some forced to engage in piece works just to stay in school. Hundreds of students are also dropping out of both public and private universities due to fees challenges and failure to secure […]Read More

CHIMWENDO VOWS TO LOBBY FOR POLICY REVIEW ON LOANS BOARD

By Franklin Mtambalika  Minister of Youth and Sports, Richard Chimwendo Banda, has vowed to lobby for the revision of a policy governing operations of the Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board to allow students pursuing certificates and diplomas access educational funding through loans. The minister announced this on Saturday at the Lilongwe University of Agriculture […]Read More

CHIMWENDO VOWS TO LOBBY FOR POLICY REVIEW ON LOANS BOARD

By Franklin Mtambalika  Minister of Youth and Sports, Richard Chimwendo Banda, has vowed to lobby for the revision of a policy governing operations of the Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board to allow students pursuing certificates and diplomas access educational funding through loans. The minister announced this on Saturday at the Lilongwe University of Agriculture […]Read More

STUDENTS CRY OUT LOUD OVER LOANS BOARD BUDGET CUT

By Kenson McCloud  Tertiary students are not happy with the cut in funding to the loans’ board, a situation that could leave many needy students out in the cold.  According to the 2021/2021 proposed national budget, the Higher Education Students’ Loans and Grants Board has been allocated K9.1 Billion, which is K33 Million short from the […]Read More