Stellenbosch University a 'mini-apartheid island' - Sasco

2015-09-18 19:00

Stellenbosch University is a “mini-apartheid island” in urgent need of change. So says South African Students' Congress national executive committee member, Luntu Sokutu.

Don't vote for 'little Zumas', Malema tells students

2015-09-16 10:13

EFF leader Julius Malema and the ANC's Malusi Gigaba are in Port Elizabeth ahead of SRC elections at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.

Universities 'a microcosm of the country's problems'

2015-09-03 09:52

The increasing violence at universities, particularly around SRC elections, is a sign of the increasing violence on the country's streets, according to a youth marketing company.

DA claims Tukkies SRC victory, Sasco alleges vote rigging

2015-09-02 19:04

The DA Students' Organisation has claimed victory in the University of Pretoria's Student Representative Council elections.

Objections delay TUT election results

2015-09-01 15:46

Objections to the preliminary results of the Tshwane University of Technology's SRC elections have delayed the release of the final results, the institution says.

Sasco suspends three members for going on Israel trip

2015-07-16 19:07

Three members of the SA Students Congress have been suspended for taking part in a trip to Israel, despite being warned not to.

Unpaid monies bring university to standstill

2015-05-05 19:22

Classes have ground to a halt at Mpumalanga's new university over old issues involving unpaid staff medical aids and pensions as well as bursary payments for students.

DA Youth: Address SRC maladministration

2014-09-02 18:03

Maladministration by the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University's SRC needs to be urgently addressed, the DA Youth says.

Maid students not expelled from varsity

2014-08-09 14:29

Two white students from the University of Pretoria who were photographed in domestic worker outfits have been temporarily suspended from their residences but not the university.

ANCYL members start march to M&G offices

2014-06-05 12:30

ANCYL members have started marching to the Mail & Guardian’s offices in Auckland Park, Johannesburg.


Hundreds of protesters descend on Maties campus

2015-09-18 14:55

A heavy police and security contingent were keeping watch as hundreds of protesters descended on one of Stellenbosch University's administration buildings on Friday.

No vote rigging in Tukkies SRC election - IEC

2015-09-03 15:50

There was no vote rigging at the University of Pretoria's SRC elections, the Electoral Commission of SA has said.

EFF wins SRC election at NWU's Mahikeng campus

2015-09-02 19:34

The EFF has won the Student Representative Council elections at the North West University's Mahikeng campus.

Sasco wins SRC elections at TUT

2015-09-02 16:31

The SA Students Congress has garnered the most votes in the Tshwane University of Technology's central Student Representative Council elections, the institution says.

EFF TUT students stabbed in campus res

2015-08-30 15:57

Two members of the EFF at the Tshwane University of Technology have been hospitalised after they were stabbed, had glass bottles thrown at them and physically assaulted.

ANC concerned by Sasco's poor performance - Mantashe

2015-05-17 19:30

The ANC has expressed concern at the SA Students Congress's "poor" performance during Student Representative Council elections at universities around the country.

Sasco: NSFAS was out of order

2014-09-18 18:38

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme was out of order when it told poor students at the Tshwane University of Technology there was no funding for fees, the SA Students Congress says.

Rally against racism - Sasco

2014-08-12 15:42

The SA Students Congress says South Africans of all walks of life need to rally against racism at universities.

Sasco: Black people’s patience diminishing

2014-08-06 17:07

The patience of black people in South Africa is "quickly diminishing" as their dignity is repeatedly being trampled on, the SA Students Congress has said after an incident in which two white students dressed up as black domestic workers.

4-year LLB not adequate - SAAA

2014-05-05 17:21

The SA Attorneys Association has welcomed the University of the Witwatersrand's decision to scrap the four-year LLB degree.

Book flights

Compare, Book, Fly

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.