Klate brace helps Wits down Arrows

2015-11-21 17:58

A brace by Daine Klate has helped Wits to victory over Golden Arrows in their Absa Premiership clash.

Financial exclusion is my reality: Wits student

2015-10-28 21:41

Although the number of students taking part in the #FeesMustFall protests at Wits University have shrunk significantly, those who know the harsh reality of financial exclusion refuse to return to class.

This is no Arab Spring

2015-10-26 08:00

The student unrest in SA is about gaining access to higher education for those who can’t afford it, not an uprising against the state

‘We want free education’

2015-10-25 06:31

In a vice grip, vice-chancellors and government wrestle over who will pick up the R2bn bill for the fee moratorium

'My child cannot live uneducated'

2015-10-21 12:59

Students protesting fee increases at the University of the Witwatersrand heard a political lecture by Buyisiwe Majola on Wednesday morning, but are expected to continue protest action in the afternoon.

Police ask students to clear medical school road

2015-10-20 12:59

Police have asked protesting Witwatersrand University students to clear the road outside the Wits Medical School where they have been disrupting traffic.

SA society as a whole continues to be racist, elitist

2015-10-18 18:00

This week’s Wits fees protests are a further indication of the failings of a neoliberal capitalist system, and prevailing apartheid architecture, that continues to burden the poorest in the country.

FS Stars, Wits share spoils

2015-09-26 17:29

Free State Stars and Bidvest Wits played to a goalless stalemate in their Absa Premiership match at Goble Park.

Wits to reveal most important fossil discovery at Cradle of Humankind

2015-09-10 06:15

The most important fossil discovery made to date at the Cradle of Humankind World Heritage site in Maropeng is set to be revealed.

Wits too Bright for Maritzburg

2015-08-26 22:21

Goals from debutant Kris Bright and Sibusiso Vilakazi gave Wits victory over Maritzburg United in their Absa Premiership match.


We need to go to class now - anxious Wits students

2015-10-29 09:23

Classes have resumed at Wits University amid a heavy police presence, with students saying they now need to focus on exams.

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.

Patriarchy must fall

2015-10-25 15:00

The way female student leaders were systematically ignored, sidelined and silenced during the #FeesMustFall movement suggests that once fees have fallen, the next big issue that needs attention is our attitude towards women

Keeper howler sinks Pirates

2015-10-21 22:34

A drama filled Premiership encounter between Pirates and Wits saw three red cards issued on the night.

Over 60% of students think tertiary fees too high

2015-10-20 14:32

More than 60% of South African students taking part in a recent survey, believe the cost of tertiary education in the country is too high.

Nzimande to hold urgent meeting with various vice chancellors

2015-10-20 06:20

Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande is expected to hold talks with vice chancellors at higher learning institutions across the country.

Wits: This is not merely hashtag activism

2015-10-18 15:15

Just when we thought the student activism had run its course, Wits University reignited the fire.

10-man Wits hold on to beat SuperSport

2015-09-23 07:57

Wits held on to beat SuperSport United at the Bidvest Stadium despite being a man down.

Ajax to face Chiefs in MTN8 final

2015-08-30 17:23

Ajax Cape Town will face Kaizer Chiefs in the 2015 MTN8 final following their win over Wits at Bidvest Stadium.

Wits EFF students to hear fate on Thursday

2015-08-26 13:56

The High Court in Johannesburg will rule on an application by six suspended EFF-aligned students to take part in Wits University’s SRC elections.

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