DUT VC defends heavy security presence on campus

2020-02-26 20:50

Durban University of Technology vice-chancellor Professor Thandwa Mthembu has defended the heavy security presence at the institution, saying staff and buildings must be protected.

Man accused of murdering Durban student Sandile Ndlovu to remain behind bars until bail hearing

2019-10-31 11:40

The man accused of murdering Durban University of Technology student Sandile Ndlovu has appeared in court, police say.

'DUT remains a crime scene' - SRC slams varsity for having no footage of Sandile Ndlovu killing

2019-09-23 14:48

The SRC at the Durban University of Technology has condemned the institution for not being able to provide video footage of the recent killing of student Sandile Ndlovu.

DUT student, Sandile Ndlovu who was stabbed in the head, dies

2019-09-21 12:11

Sandile Ndlovu, 18, the first-year industrial engineering student at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) has succumbed to his injuries after he was attacked in a lecture room earlier this month.

DUT to resume classes after students protest over security

2019-09-17 19:58

The Durban University of Technology (DUT) said its full academic programme will resume on Wednesday following student protests over safety at the university.

DUT students demand better security after student is stabbed in classroom

2019-09-13 16:10

Classes have been suspended at the Durban University of Technology as protesting students called for improved security, after a student was stabbed on campus.

5 arrested for violence at MUT in Durban

2019-02-18 13:22

Five people have been arrested following protest action at the Mangosuthu University of Technology in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

DUT management, SRC agree to resume lectures

2019-02-13 11:33

The Durban University of Technology is set to recommence its academic programme after management and the SRC found common ground.

DUT shooting: Security guards suspended after student dies

2019-02-07 20:24

Following the shooting at the Durban University of Technology, where a student was killed during clashes with security, the institution has confirmed that two security guards have been suspended.

Security authority to investigate guard following DUT student shooting death

2019-02-07 10:26

South Africa's Private Security Industry Regulatory Authority has said in a statement that it would investigate the alleged involvement of a security officer in the death of a DUT student.


DUT to establish inquiry into student Mlungisi Madonsela's death

2019-11-01 23:03

The Durban University of Technology is set to establish a commission of inquiry into the death of student Mlungisi Madonsela who was killed during clashes with security guards in February this year.

Breakthrough as man arrested for DUT student Sandile Ndlovu's murder

2019-10-30 17:43

KwaZulul-Natal police have made a breakthrough in the murder of Durban University of Technology student Sandile Ndlovu.

Nzimande calls for speedy arrest after DUT student Sandile Ndlovu dies

2019-09-22 12:38

Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Dr Blade Nzimande, has expressed his condolences after Ndlovu, who was stabbed in the head on DUT's Steve Biko campus, died.

PICS | 9 DUT students arrested after trying to set guard alight - police

2019-09-18 14:20

Nine students at the Durban University of Technology have been arrested after trying to set a security guard on fire, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

Stabbed DUT student's condition critical, but improving - family

2019-09-13 17:10

Social media posts and news reports that Durban University of Technology student Sandile Ndlovu had died are false, a family spokesperson has told News24.

After weeks of tension, classes at DUT set to resume

2019-02-25 05:12

The academic programme at all five Durban University of Technology campuses is expected to resume on Monday, after management and the SRC reached common ground.

Student protests flare up in Durban, march to City Hall planned

2019-02-18 12:26

Students from various institutions in Durban are planning a mass march to Durban City Hall, metro police have said.

DUT's admin functions to reopen amid shutdown over student's death

2019-02-08 17:22

Durban University of Technology's management team and its student leadership have resolved to reopen the administrative functions of the institution's campuses on Monday, but classes remain suspended.

DUT shooting: SRC still waiting to meet management

2019-02-07 17:19

The way forward for the EFF-led student leadership at Durban University of Technology is yet to be decided after a meeting with management was apparently cancelled.

DUT shooting: University will consider terminating security contract if violations are found

2019-02-06 17:07

Durban University of Technology will consider severing ties with its security company if investigations reveal transgressions, the institution's management says.

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