Lockdown | Fort Hare University to issue laptops, data as it moves to online learning

2020-04-30 11:52

The University of Fort Hare is to make 12 000 laptops, along with modems and data, available to students for online learning while they are under lockdown as part of efforts to delay the spread of the novel coronavirus.

11 arrested during protests at Fort Hare's Alice campus, students claim police brutality

2020-02-26 22:23

Eastern Cape police spokesperson Brigadier Tembinkosi Kinana says the students were arrested for public violence and other related charges.

Two cows killed, four students injured as protesters run amok at Fort Hare university

2019-08-22 19:45

Four University of Fort Hare students were injured and two cows killed during protests this week.

Two Eastern Cape university campuses closed over water shortages

2019-08-14 07:08

Two universities had to shut down due to a prolonged water shortage and a municipal strike.


Third Fort Hare student killed since start of academic year

2020-03-21 20:20

Siphumle Nazo, a third student at the Fort Hare University, dies after being hit with an iron bar on the head by a fellow student.

Funeral parlour offers family free 'dignified' funeral for murdered Fort Hare University master's student

2020-02-11 09:27

After hearing the plight of the family of slain Fort Hare University master's student, a funeral parlour has stepped in and offered to provide a full funeral service free of charge for the student.

Fort Hare students on Alice campus sent on early recess after violent protest

2019-08-22 15:46

The University of Fort Hare has decided to send students from the Alice campus on early recess, following violent protests there.

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