Education rights activists say Finance Minister Tito Mboweni’s supplementary budget has left them worried about the outlook for Basic Education now and in the long-term.

In a joint statement, Equal Education, Equal Education Law Centre, Section 27 and the Public Service Accountability Monitor say instead of providing additional funding for the sector, Mboweni has opted to roll back key programmes to fund COVID-19 costs.

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