Black students vow to render Wits ungovernable

Wits University vice-chancellor Professor Adam Habib has been given 48 hours to reinstate ousted Wits Student Representative Council (SRC) president Mcebo Dlamini or have the institution come to a standstill.

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Haters determined to hunt down ‘racists’

Two white students photographed dressed up as black nannies for a private party, have been kicked out of their campus residence, the University of Pretoria (UP) said on Thursday.

The fancy dressers were called “racist” by a group of well-organised … Read the rest

Guns drawn at Unisa battle

Members of Julius Malema’s Economic Freedom Fighters political party, said to be carrying guns, allegedly assaulted students at the University of South Africa’s main campus in Pretoria yesterday.

Solly Nkuna, chairman of the SA Students’ Congress at Unisa, said chaos … Read the rest

Sasco marches for free education

sascoStudents marched to Parliament on Wednesday, calling for free education.

SA Students’ Congress (Sasco) provincial secretary Sello Nkatho said the students marched from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology in Cape Town.

The group intended to hand over its memorandum … Read the rest