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.

Murder case opened after DUT student shot during violent protest

2019-02-05 18:30

Police have opened a murder and public violence case after a Durban University of Technology student, who was shot during an altercation with security guards at one of its campuses, died in hospital.

Disruptions at 2 DUT campuses as students protest over unpaid meal allowances

2018-09-17 13:55

There have been disruptions on two Durban University of Technology campuses following a protest by scores of students who were demanding to hand over a memorandum of grievances to management.

DUT wage talks impasse ends after govt steps in over protracted strike

2018-02-27 20:48

Durban University of Technology is to reopen its doors, thanks to positive mediation between unions and management, the government has said.

Student approaches police over DUT shooting as strike rages on

2018-02-26 21:13

A student leader at the troubled Durban University of Technology is still recovering in hospital as a staff strike over salaries enters its seventh week.

DUT students threaten shutdown 'if management doesn't resolve staff's salary strike soon'

2018-02-21 21:59

A six-week long strike over salaries by Durban University of Technology staff members has led to students threatening to shut down the institution.


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.

We were attacked for 'wearing EFF shirts' – DUT SRC on student's death

2019-02-06 13:51

The student killed at the Durban University of Technology lost his life because of arrogant security and police, the EFF-led SRC says.

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile sentenced to 3 years house arrest

2019-01-28 13:33

Fees Must Fall activist Bonginkosi Khanyile has been sentenced to three years house arrest and must undergo life skills courses.

DUT lectures to resume despite no end in tense wage talks

2018-03-02 20:44

Despite hopes to finalise wage negotiations by the weekend, Durban University of Technology and striking staff were unable to reach a conclusion.

Students march in solidarity with striking DUT workers

2018-02-27 16:04

Durban University of Technology students have joined striking university workers as they marched to the office of the institution's vice-chancellor to demand salary increases.

Security guards fire rubber bullets at protesting DUT students

2018-02-22 19:43

Security guards at Durban University of Technology have fired rubber bullets at students who had marched to hand over a memorandum of grievances to the office of the vice-chancellor.

Anger as striking DUT workers find pay slashed

2018-02-21 05:38

DUT staff have said that they were aware of the "no work no pay rule" but demanded to know how their salaries had been calculated.

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