Tag: Accelerated Schools Infrastructure Delivery Initiative (ASIDI)

Children write notes from a makeshift black board at a school in Mwezeni village in South Africa's Eastern Cape Province in this picture taken June 5, 2012. The Eastern Cape, home to giants of the African National Congress like Nelson Mandela and Walter Sisulu who helped end apartheid and Thabo Mbeki, the nation's second democratically elected president, is a glaring example of the ruling party's failure to deliver its promise of a "better life for all". While thousands of schools wait each year for textbooks and many Eastern Cape children are forced to write on loose sheets, the ANC has produced copious reams of policy papers to be studied by about 3,000 delegates at next week's meeting. Picture taken June 5, 2012. To match Insight SAFRICA-ANC/  REUTERS/Ryan Gray (SOUTH AFRICA - Tags: EDUCATION POLITICS)
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Did you know? SA has built 920 Schools since Zuma take over in 2009

President Jacob Zuma administration has has built over 920 schools through the Accelerated Schools Infrastructure Delivery Initiative (ASIDI) and various provincial infrastructure projects since taking over in 2009. Education Minister Angie Motshekga confirmed the this facts and findings when she briefed the media ahead of the department’s Budget Vote debate in Parliament on Wednesday. Angie […]