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.

Think of universities as an investment, not a burden - Mbeki

2015-07-30 14:20

Many African governments began thinking of university funding as "burdensome" after the institutions were seen to be acting in opposition to political leaders, former president Thabo Mbeki says.

Milk, paint, wild beasts in ancient African mystery

2015-07-06 23:06

Around 49 000 years ago, someone in what is today South Africa mixed milk with ochre to produce a paint mixture.


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.

More accountants can help charter transformation - Nxasana

2015-07-17 20:58

Outgoing FirstRand Limited CEO Sizwe Nxasana believes that South Africa can change and transform the future of Africa by increasing its number of chartered accountants.

Varsity football has a way to go

2015-06-29 15:02

Bradley Carnell believes that the Varsity Cup is limited in its developmental capacity and still has a long way to go.

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