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Blade Nzimande orders probe of ‘bogus honorary degrees’ after Shauwn Mkhize doctorate

Shauwn Mkhize was given an honorary doctorate by an unregistered college.Advanced education serve Blade Nzimande says he is worried about expanding instances of counterfeit foundations granting privileged doctorates, generally to famous people.

This comes after money manager and unscripted television character Shauwn Mkhize was given a doctorate in way of thinking by the unregistered Good Shepherd College of Religion, Culture and Training.

In October, Limpopo city hall leader Basani Shibambu experienced harsh criticism for giving a privileged degree on a neighborhood performer with dwarfism for his "positive commitment and impact locally" during an elementary school work.

Nzimande engaged individuals from the pubic to be watchful and not acknowledge such capabilities. He likewise said an examination was in progress.

"I have as of now mentioned the Council of Higher Education (CHE) to research and exhort on suitable activity on every one of the revealed instances of the granting of these counterfeit privileged degrees," he said.

In front of the 2022 scholastic year, the pastor additionally requested forthcoming understudies to confirm the legitimateness from any program or course presented by establishments prior to selecting to try not to succumb to illicit activities.

He requested them to counsel the registers from private higher organizations and private schools, which can be found on the division of advanced education and preparing site.

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