EFF suspends Nelson Mandela Bay councillor accused of rape

2020-02-17 22:57

The councillor is accused of raping a 22-year-old Nelson Mandela University student at a flat in Port Elizabeth. He is out on bail of R2 000.

Campus security guard graduates: 'There will be no uneducated person in my home'

2019-12-19 07:14

The thrill of graduation attire, being capped and looking out into the crowd to see family and friends beaming with pride is one to which Kwanele Mlinganiso does not mind getting addicted.

Nelson Mandela University to unveil eight renamed student residences

2019-05-25 07:20

Nelson Mandela University will be unveiling new names for eight of its student residences.

NMU invokes interdict over funding and accommodation picket by students

2019-03-07 12:14

Police are monitoring a picket at the Nelson Mandela University after the institution invoked an interdict over how students can raise concerns over funding and accommodation.

Students complain about 'deplorable' living conditions at Nelson Mandela University

2018-07-06 11:13

Student leaders at Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth have spoken out against what they call 'deplorable' living conditions.

Sasco threatens to shut down Nelson Mandela University

2018-05-02 11:05

Nelson Mandela University students have threatened to embark on mass protests and are demanding that the institution speeds up the process of implementing free education.

Shots fired at journalist outside NMU

2017-10-04 14:43

Police are at the Nelson Mandela University South Campus after shots were fired at a journalist covering the student protests.

New Nelson Mandela University logo slated as 'toddler lego blocks'

2017-07-21 17:34

While the renaming of the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University to just the Nelson Mandela University has mostly been accepted as a positive step, reactions to its new logo have been negative.


Protesting NMU students blockade campus entrance over registration, accommodation

2020-02-17 21:35

Students at the Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth protest and blockade the entrance to the institution’s South Campus over registration and accommodation.

Seven students arrested following protest action at Nelson Mandela University

2019-09-02 22:41

It is believed students protested because of safety and security concerns at the university, but management said it had not been told of the intended protest.

Nelson Mandela University protest ends – institution can reopen

2019-03-08 21:43

The protests that shut down Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday have been called off.

Nelson Mandela University suspends student accused of raping girlfriend as victim withdraws charges

2018-08-08 06:05

Police say the complainant had a consultation with the prosecutor following the withdrawal of the charges and the case remains closed.

Nelson Mandela University disrupted as NSFAS fails to pay fees

2018-05-08 13:15

Nelson Mandela University students disrupted classes for several days last week, protesting against conditions at off-campus residences and demanding the speedy payment of fees by NSFAS.

NMU rapist not asked to plead, case postponed

2017-10-09 12:16

A man accused of raping two Nelson Mandela University students last week has made a brief appearance in the Port Elizabeth Magistrate's Court, but was not asked to plead.

NMU student raped, another stabbed

2017-10-03 10:11

A Nelson Mandela University student has been raped and another stabbed, allegedly because she didn’t have a cellphone on her, at the Second Avenue Campus.

NMMU officially rebrands as Nelson Mandela University

2017-07-21 15:48

The Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University has officially relaunched as the Nelson Mandela University despite the name having been officially gazetted by Higher Education and Training Minister Dr Blade Nzimande.

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