UWC 'rogue elements' lambasted

2015-10-31 21:48

The Western Cape Progressive Youth Alliance has condemned the “thuggish behaviour of a few rogue elements” at the University of the Western Cape.

MPs check phones, make jokes while students do battle - Sasco

2015-10-27 20:00

The debate in Parliament on university fees was nothing more than political point scoring, a bitterly disappointed SA Students Congress branch chair has said.

Protesters force students from Tuks law library

2015-10-26 18:08

Some students at the University of Pretoria have expressed anger and disappointment at not being able to study following disruptions by protesting students.

Fees will affect poor black students most - Stellies protester

2015-10-21 13:43

Rising fees at the Stellenbosch University, and other tertiary institutions, affect all students but especially poor black students, a protesting student says.

University students to protest against fee increases

2015-10-21 05:36

University students across the country are set to protest against tuition fee increases in what they call a National Day of Action campaign.

EFF, Sasco tie in Limpopo University SRC election

2015-10-13 12:21

The Economic Freedom Fighters and the SA Students' Congress each won eight seats in the University of Limpopo student representative council elections.

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.


Sponsoring 100 students not enough - Sasco

2015-10-28 17:02

The EFF's demand that JSE-listed companies each sponsor 100 students is not enough, the South African Students' Congress has said.

Sasco to continue university fee fight on go-slow basis

2015-10-27 11:42

The SA Students Congress says it will continue to fight for free education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, but only on a go-slow basis.

Violence mars Union Buildings protest

2015-10-23 14:33

Violence has marred a mass demonstration of students against high university fees at the Union Buildings in Pretoria, with police firing stun grenades and tear gas at violent students.

What you are doing is not right - Tuks protesters tell library students

2015-10-21 12:47

Protesters at the University of Pretoria have called on students learning in the library to abandon their studies and join the protests against fee hikes.

We'll shut down all institutions of higher learning - Sasco

2015-10-20 15:44

The South African Students Congress has vowed to completely shut down all institutions of higher learning in the country.

Limpopo University SRC elections postponed due to "acts of criminality"

2015-10-09 19:46

The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has condemned a University of Limpopo decision to postpone the institution's Student Representatives Council (SRC) elections.

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.

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