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.

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.

All protesters at UJ arrested

2015-11-06 11:57

LATEST: All protesters at the University of Johannesburg have been arrested, says News24's reporter on the scene. That includes UJ workers and students as well as Wits students.

LIVE: Students barricade gates at UJ

2015-11-05 12:05

LATEST: Students have barricaded the gates at the University of Johannesburg, says News24's reporter on the scene.

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.


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.

Charges against UJ protesters withdrawn, NPA confirms

2015-11-09 10:01

LATEST: The NPA has confirmed that charges have been withdrawn against 141 people who had protested at UJ's Kingsway campus. But protesters say their fight isn't over.

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.

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.

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.

Roadtripping through Africa in a solar-powered car

2015-06-20 08:10

A group of university students and lecturers are on a road trip of a different kind as they travel over 4 000km to test out their solar powered car.

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