Ea Lla Koto send Wits packing

2016-10-22 18:10

Free State Stars found an additional gear in extra-time as they scored three goals to beat Bidvest Wits in their Telkom Knockout last 16 encounter.

100 books destroyed in Wits library fire

2016-10-20 12:23

A hundred books have been damaged in a fire at a Wits University library, the institution says.

Mhango targets more cup success with Wits

2016-10-18 13:42

Wits striker Gabadinho Mhango is eager to add another trophy to the club's collection as they prepare themselves for the Telkom Knockout competition.

Case against Wits students postponed

2016-10-17 17:17

The case against two Wits University students who were arrested during protests has been postponed by the Hillbrow Magistrate’s Court.

Wits classes continue, despite earlier chaos

2016-10-17 14:18

The academic programme will continue at the University of the Witwatersrand, despite earlier protests around Parktown.

Wits protest leader Mcebo Dlamini arrested

2016-10-16 09:34

Former Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini – one of the leaders of the Fees Must Fall campaign – has been arrested.

Four of Braamfontein 9 are students: police

2016-10-15 14:35

Four students are among the nine people arrested after a spate of looting and arson near Wits University in Braamfontein on Friday night.

Shongwe to fight for place in Wits line-up

2016-10-15 09:06

Out of favour Bidvest Wits midfielder Jabulani Shongwe has vowed to work harder in training to earn back a regular place in the first team.

Wits 8 released on free bail

2016-10-12 22:54

Eight Wits University students who were arrested earlier this week during protests have been released on free bail at the Hillbrow Magistrate's Court.

Hunt still feels Vilakazi void

2016-10-12 18:17

Bidvest Wits coach Gavin Hunt admits to feeling the void left by playmaker Sibusiso Vilakazi's move to reigning PSL champions, Mamelodi Sundowns.


Police fire rubber bullets at Wits students disrupting tests

2016-10-20 13:02

Protesting students at the University of Witwatersrand have clashed with police after they disrupted classes and tests.

Student leader Dlamini remains behind bars

2016-10-18 17:50

One of the #FeesMustFall leaders, former SRC president Mcebo Dlamini, will have to wait another day to know whether he will be granted bail or not.

Student leader Dlamini might flee to Swaziland, court hears

2016-10-18 13:11

The State is opposing bail for former Wits University SRC president and #FeesMustFall leader Mcebo Dlamini, saying he might flee to Swaziland.

Wits investigating case of student who went missing

2016-10-17 16:02

University of the Witwatersrand management does not yet know what happened to a student who went missing on Sunday night.

Dlamini arrest part of 'ongoing investigations'

2016-10-16 11:00

Former Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini - one of the leaders of the Fees Must Fall campaign - has been arrested as part of ongoing criminal investigations.

Black students are damned either way

2016-10-16 09:06

Poor black young people find themselves in terribly difficult positions. An often repeated binary is the idea that “those who want to study will study, and those who don’t want to study will not”.

Nine arrested during Braamfontein mayhem

2016-10-15 09:30

Nine people were arrested during looting and arson in Braamfontein, Johannesburg's Metro Police said.

Protesters cause a stink at Wits

2016-10-14 12:13

Classes have had to be relocated after stink bombs were let off in a lecture hall in the New Commerce Building on Wits University’s West campus, management has said.

Student leaders reject Zuma’s task team

2016-10-12 20:49

The ministerial task team set up by President Jacob Zuma to look into the crisis in higher education is an attempt to avoid dealing with the real crisis, some student leaders say.

Clergy vow to stand as buffer between cops and students

2016-10-12 12:24

The clergy are prepared to be a buffer zone between students and police should the need arise, Bishop Gary Rivas has told journalists.

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