No free higher education, cost-sharing more feasible – Heher Report

As expected, a report of the commission which looked into the feasibility of making higher education free in South Africa, released by President Jacob Zuma on Monday, found that government alone would not be able to foot the sizeable bill for such a reality. The report by the commission, chaired by Justice Jonathan Heher, was released by on the presidency website, is in favour of a cost-sharing model that includes both government and banks.