Chief Director suspended over Russia students saga

A chief director from the Department of Education was suspended following premier, Refilwe Mtsweni-Tsipane’s visit to Russia.

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Mtsweni Tsipane’s intervention was prompted by  stranded students South African students studying in Russia. Their tuition fees and accommodation were not  paid and some were facing eviction. 

According to the premier, provincial government has no agreement with the placement agency, Racus.

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