R100m damage in UJ arson attack

2016-05-16 13:56

An estimated R100m in damage has been caused by an arson attack at the University of Johannesburg, says an official.

WATCH: Police, fire staff probe cause of UJ fire

What prompted a fire that razed the interior of the Standard Bank Auditorium at the University of Johannesburg is under investigation.

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Registrations running smoothly - UJ

2016-01-12 18:05

Registrations at the University of Johannesburg are proceeding smoothly, Deputy Vice Chancellor Mpho Letlape says.

We don't want to register online - UJ students

2016-01-11 12:02

University of Johannesburg students are demanding that registration be done on campus, and not online.

Students nursing their wounds following violence at UJ night vigil

2015-11-14 14:14

Students have turned to social networking site Twitter to share injuries they sustained when the situation turned violent at a night vigil held at the University of Johannesburg.

UJ protesters shut down road outside court

2015-11-09 12:35

Protesting students and workers have burnt herbs in the street outside the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court to communicate with their ancestors.

Support for UJ protesters

2015-11-07 18:10

A massive outpouring of support was offered to the 141 University of Johannesburg protesters while spending the night at the Brixton police cells.

Call for urgent release of UJ protesters

2015-11-07 09:36

The Economic Freedom Fighters has called for the immediate release of 141 students and workers jailed on Friday after a protest at the University of Johannesburg against outsourcing.

Security guards assault UJ students at protest

2015-11-05 12:05

Security guards have slapped, kicked and pepper sprayed students protesting at the Kingsway campus of the University of Johannesburg.

No permission for Maimane to visit UJ

2015-10-20 09:39

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has had to cancel his planned visit to the University of Johannesburg to encourage students to vote for the DA students' association in SRC elections.


This is awful - UJ student on auditorium fire

2016-05-16 12:11

Arson is suspected of the being the cause of a blaze that saw the University of Johannesburg's Sanlam Auditorium going up in flames in the early hours of the morning.

University of Johannesburg building gutted

2016-05-16 09:33

A building at the University of Johannesburg’s Kingsway campus has been completely gutted in the early hours of morning.

UJ says no to on-site registrations

2016-01-11 15:20

University of Johannesburg management say they won't budge on their online registration policy, even though hundreds of students and parents have camped outside hoping to register on campus.

Wits student registration suspended

2016-01-11 10:26

Student registration at Wits University has been suspended for the day following protests at the institution.

Protesting UJ worker: I was misled

2015-11-10 09:48

A protesting University of Johannesburg worker claims she was misled into signing an agreement with Nehawu and UJ's vice-chancellor to end the strike.

UJ protesters in court after weekend lockup

2015-11-09 07:32

More than a hundred students and workers are expected to appear in the Brixton Magistrate’s Court after being arrested while protesting outside the University of Johannesburg's Kingsway campus.

UJ protesters to be released on warning

2015-11-07 11:06

The 141 workers and students arrested during a protest at the University of Johannesburg are being released from jail, police spokersperson Captain Thekiso Mofokeng says.

Workers threatened by UJ management

2015-11-05 15:34

Protesting University of Johannesburg workers have been warned they face dismissal if they do not return to work.

Rocks fly at University of Johannesburg

2015-10-22 14:30

Rocks have been thrown outside the University of Johannesburg's Kingsway campus after protesting students turned back from a planned march to the ANC's Luthuli House headquarters.

No end in sight at Wits

2015-10-16 23:22

There was no end in sight on Friday night to the deadlock between Wits University students and management over a fee increase.

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