School learners picket outside Parliament ahead of budget speech

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No more budget cuts to basic education. That’s the plea of learners outside parliament. They are picketing ahead of Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s Medium Term Budget Policy Statement.

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Advocacy group Equal Education says more R1.7 billion has been cut from school infrastructure grants alone. It’s calling on government to instead invest more in school infrastructure, especially during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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