AS IT HAPPENED: #FeesMustFall: Students get support from Cosatu

2016-09-23 13:27

Union federation Cosatu has signed the student memorandum presented


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Small group of marchers still walking in Stellenbosch

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Cosatu has signed the student memorandum from Wits student protesters

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Students feel workers have to be involved and Cosatu represents the working class

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Wits students outside Cosatu House with strong police presence

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Stellenbosch and UCT solidarity march (Jenni Evans, News24)

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Wits university students marching at Empire road

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Former Wits SRC president Mcebo Dlamini on the state of affairs

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Statement from Wits:  

The Senior Executive Team of the University of the Witwatersrand, in consultation with the Executive Committee of Council, today announced that all University operations will remain suspended until further notice.

If conditions conducive to the delivery of the academic programme do not improve, Wits may have to consider the closure of the University, including the residences in the interests of the safety and security of our staff, students and property.

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