Reigniting OR’s values

2017-05-07 06:25

As we celebrate 100 years since the birth of Oliver Tambo, let us also remember what he taught us, writes Mavuso Msimang.

Zuma must come feed us - Fort Hare students

2016-05-20 14:05

Protesting students at Fort Hare University's Alice campus say they are hungry and that President Jacob Zuma must come and feed them.

'Voetsek Zuma, voetsek Mugabe' - Fort Hare students try to force way into hall

2016-05-20 12:14

Protesting students outside the University of Fort Hare have tried to force their way into the hall where President Jacob Zuma and Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe are due to speak at centenary celebrations.

Fort Hare celebrates 100 years amid campus violence

2016-05-20 07:28

The University of Fort Hare's centenary celebration is set to get under way, despite student protests on campus this week.

It's up to SA govt to invite Mugabe to Fort Hare celebrations - spokesperson

2016-05-19 12:08

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe's spokesperson has refused to confirm nor deny his attendance at the University of Fort Hare's centenary celebrations, saying the SA government had the mandate to make the final decision.

Protesting Fort Hare students set fire to campus building - reports

2016-05-18 23:12

Eastern Cape police are out in full force at the University of Fort Hare, after protesting students set fire to a building and a tent on campus, according to reports.

Zuma brings out big guns for Fort Hare centenary

2015-11-20 13:16

President Jacob Zuma is determined that next year's centenary celebrations at the University of Fort Hare will be a "historical occasion" – and he is bringing out the big guns to ensure its success,

HSRC, Fort Hare to review court rulings

2013-08-26 16:02

The justice department has awarded the controversial tender to review rulings of the country's two top courts to the Human Sciences Research Council and the University of Fort Hare’s law school.

Campus closed after protest

2013-02-12 21:38

The University of Fort Hare, in the Eastern Cape, has temporarily closed its Alice campus after violent protests about increased residence fees.

E Cape universities turn away 60 000

2012-02-01 10:05

The four universities in the Eastern Cape have had to turn down 75% of the applications they received due to lack of space.


Fort Hare students torch building

2016-09-22 16:44

Protesting students have torched a building at the University of Fort Hare's Alice campus, Vice Chancellor Mvuyo Tom says.

Students barricade Fort Hare entrance

2016-05-20 13:00

Students have barricaded the main entrance at the University of Fort Hare, insisting that they will not allow President Jacob Zuma onto the premises.

VIPs start arriving for Fort Hare centenary celebrations

2016-05-20 11:17

VIP guests have started arriving at the University of Fort Hare's Alice campus for its centenary celebrations, despite two nights of violent student protests.

14 Fort Hare students arrested

2016-05-19 15:22

Eastern Cape police have confirmed the arrest of 14 University of Fort Hare students after protesters set fire to a building and tent on campus.

Protesters started fires despite agreement with SRC - Fort Hare VC

2016-05-19 11:38

Protesters set fire to parts of the University of Fort Hare campus despite an amicable meeting with the SRC on the same night, says Vice Chancellor Mvuyo Tom.

Zim parties object to Mugabe's invitation to Fort Hare centenary

2016-05-18 14:34

Zimbabwean opposition party, Zimbabwe People First, has threatened to demonstrate at the University of Fort Hare’s centenary celebration, should President Robert Mugabe attend.

Zille: Sasco tried to disrupt lecture

2013-10-04 07:10

DA leader Helen Zille has accused Sasco students of trying to disrupt a lecture at the University of Fort Hare, in the Eastern Cape, where she was to speak.

Fort Hare campus stays shut after protest

2013-02-13 20:52

The University of Fort Hare's Alice Campus, in the Eastern Cape, is still closed after violent student protests, the university says.

Fort Hare students protest over fees

2013-02-12 09:04

University of Fort Hare students have set alight tyres and blocked the entrance to the university in protest against a hike in residence fees, according to a report.

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