EBNewsDaily reported earlier on about the allegation of a student who received R5 billion rands from NSFAS. The screenshot was shared on social media. NSFAS denied the claims.
“NSFAS became aware of a trend on social media alleging the scheme had paid R5bill into a student’s account,” the bureau said in a statement on Monday
“This allegation is not true, & we can confirm that NSFAS did not make any payment amounting to R5 billion to any student,” the bureau said in a statement on Monday,”
The alleged student was said to be from Letaba FET college under Maake FET.