#FeesMustFall march: Students speak out

2016-10-26 11:39

Students and activists have started their to march to Parliament  in Cape Town on Wednesday ahead of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan’s medium term budget speech to protest university fees.

What students are saying? News24 looks to social media for their stories.

Student Zanele Kabane's pinned tweet from February highlights how students want to tell their own stories.

News24 journalist Jenni Evans is at the March. A student has used his body as a protest sign.

News24 journalist Jenna Ethridge spoke to the mother of a student.

Adrian Bunge encourages all to attend the march today.

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