Nzimande tackles varsity transformation

2013-01-23 13:11

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has set up a transformation committee for universities which will review initiation practices, nearly five years after the controversial Reitz incident.

Judgment reserved in Reitz Four appeal

2011-06-13 22:46

Judgment has been reserved by the Free State High Court in an appeal hearing by the four former University of the Free State students who humiliated five of its black workers.

Reitz 4 'forgiven and cleansed'

2011-02-26 07:08

Guests watched as the four former Reitz students publicly expressed a "deep regret" of their conduct and the harm it caused for the workers of the UFS.

Reitz 4, victims to reconcile

2011-02-21 22:25

A two day reconciliation programme is planned for the "Reitz Four" students and the UFS workers they humiliated in a video-taped initiation-type ceremony, the UFS says

Tutu to get honorary UFS degree

2011-01-17 19:22

Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu will receive an honorary degree from the University of the Free State when he opens its International Institute for Studies in Race, Reconciliation and Social Justice.

ANCYL faces hate speech charge..

2009-10-27 13:08

The DA has laid a hate speech complaint against ANCYL Free State chairperson Thebe Meeko over comments he reportedly made about UFS vice chancellor Jonathan Jansen.


Reitz Four sentences reduced

2011-06-24 07:17

The sentences of the so-called Reitz Four students have been reduced in the Bloemfontein High Court, it has been reported.

Reitz 4 want R1m to talk

2011-02-27 19:51

The Reitz Four are truly sorry about humiliating five workers in a racist video and they are willing to talk about their experience – for a fee of R1m.

No place for 'arrogance in reconciliation'

2011-02-25 17:39

Reconciliation in South Africa cannot be approached with arrogance, says former chief justice Pius Langa.

Reitz Equality Court case settled

2011-02-21 10:22

The Equality Court matter between the "Reitz Four" students and the University of the Free State workers has reportedly been settled out of court.

Expel Jansen: ANCYL

2009-10-27 16:49

The ANC Youth League has called for the expulsion of University of the Free State vice chancellor Jonathan Jansen.

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