Julius Malema is now demanding that the Department of Basic Education closes schools as the country experiences a third wave of Covid-19 infections. He also put a time limit on this demand and threatened action from the EFF should it not happen.

Unisa has some serious allegations made towards them by the EFF Student Command after the appointment of their new Vice Chancellor and National and Regional SRC. They argue that the allegations were false and give proof that the manner in which the appointment was made happen fairly and lawfully.

Unisa has still not enrolled the 20 000 students after being denied the option to cut down on their enrolment for 2021. A court ruling has been sent to the University to address many of Unisa's current issues, but the universities has said to be filing for an appeal. 

Minister in charge of Higher Education, Blade Nzimande, has said that the national shutdown needs to end. However, his comments during a parliamentary meeting has lead students to criticise him further and call for him to be fired.

Students have taken the Minister of Higher Education and Unisa to court alleging that they are excluding students. Now, the Minister has spoken and given his perspective on what he calls an "unnecessary" matter.

Now that the EFF Student Command has taken the Minister of Higher Education and Unisa to court over student limits, their case has now been reserved as it needs to be further looked into. The students also want the Minister to be fired.

Unisa's decision to accept fewer first-entering students in 2021 has not been received well. Now, the University's Student Representative Council along with the EFF Student Command are wanting to take both the University and the Minister in charge of higher education, to court.

The EFF Student Command wants to take Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Blade Nzimande to court due to his alleged decision to exclude more than 20 000 first year students from studying at Unisa. 

The EFF Student Command has now taken Unisa and the Minister of Higher Education to court following their decision to cut down the number of first-time entering students accepted into Unisa for 2021 by 20 000. This has contributed to #BladeMustFall trending on social media. 

Students have made #BladeMustFall trend on social media as they beg the Higher Education Minister to do more in supporting students. Calls have also come for NSFAS to be more efficient.

The South African Union of Students, and many others, have been responding to the news that NSFAS pulled the funding of 5000 students. SAUS has now said that if the financial aid scheme doesn't make this right, they will take legal action. 

NSFAS making the decision to pull the funding from thousands of students has not  been going down well. The EFF Students Command are now giving their response to this position taken by NSFAS, which speaks on the possibility of financial exclusions, by also pointing the finger at NSFAS Administrator, Randall Carolissen, who supports the financial aid scheme's decision.

The EFF Student Command believe in empowering students politically. In order to do so, they have launched an Online Political School.