18-year-old UFS student found dead in her room

2019-11-04 20:05

Free State police have opened an inquest docket after an 18-year-old University of Free State (UFS) student was found dead in her room.

WATCH: UFS financial head 'assaulted' by angry students

2019-05-23 10:09

The financial head of the University of the Free State has allegedly been assaulted by angry students on the university's Bloemfontein campus.

WATCH: UFS student cleaning up after EFF protesters has social media users divided

2019-03-05 13:04

A University of the Free State student has unwittingly opened up a big debate on social media after a video of him cleaning up after protesters went viral.

Plans to cover Marthinus Steyn statue at UFS

2018-04-11 22:38

The University of the Free State is taking steps to have a statue of Marthinus Steyn wrapped after students raised concerns about it.

UFS student arrested for sexual assault

2017-11-06 11:04

A University of the Free State student has been arrested after he sexually assaulted a fellow student at a residence on the main campus.

7 UFS students arrested, held in police van for 4 hours

2017-10-25 13:50

Seven University of the Free State students, including two SRC members, have been arrested at the QwaQwa campus.

UFS students arrested over latest unrest

2017-10-21 13:45

Forty-six University of the Free State students have been arrested since Thursday evening, following the latest protest action over fees.

Fear at UFS after 'blood will flow' message spreads

2017-02-21 19:41

“If you come to varsity tomorrow, the blood will flow. You won’t survive,” is the mysterious voice message which has started doing the rounds at the University of the Free State.

Shimla Park race brawl report: UFS told to address racism

2017-01-14 09:17

A racially charged brawl at the University of the Free State in 2016 will have longstanding ramifications for the institution, as it enforces the recommendations of an inquiry this year.

UFS may implement new language policy, Supreme Court rules

2016-11-17 20:06

The Supreme Court of Appeal has ruled in favour of the University of the Free State to implement its new language policy.


UFS suspends training at Pelonomi hospital following attacks on female doctors

2019-06-10 11:17

The school of clinical medicine at the University of the Free State has reportedly suspended the training of its students at Netcare Pelonomi Private Hospital in Bloemfontein, Free State.

UFS postpones Free State 'Gangster State' launch indefinitely citing 'security concerns'

2019-05-16 06:34

The 'Gangster State: Unravelling Ace Magashule's Web of Capture' author has learnt 'with shock' that his Bloemfontein leg of his book tour would be postponed due to a security threat.

President MT Steyn statue to be relocated to a site off UFS campus

2018-11-24 07:14

The University of the Free State's council has approved the relocation of the statue of President Marthinus Theunis Steyn to a site off campus.

UFS language policy is lawful, ConCourt rules

2017-12-29 10:37

The Constitutional Court has ruled in favour of the University of the Free State's language policy.

UFS - private security company suspended after live ammunition claims

2017-10-25 20:35

A private security company at the University of the Free State’s (UFS) Qwaqwa campus has been suspended after claims that they used live ammunition to shoot protesting students.

Exams will go ahead, despite protests – UFS

2017-10-22 20:44

Despite protests, the University of the Free State says exams will go ahead on three of its campuses.

WATCH: Fire extinguishers discharged, windows broken during UFS fees protest

Terrified students at the University of the Free State were left gasping for air after protesters discharged a fire extinguisher in their confined classroom during a semester test. Watch.

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'Violent, racist and barbaric' - judge on Shimla Park brawl

2017-01-20 15:55

The conduct of white spectators who attacked black protesters during a match at Shimla Park, at the University of Free State, was violent, racist and barbaric, the judge who led the probe into the incident has said.

Concerns as UFS set to start exams

2016-11-23 18:47

Security measures are in place and contingency plans have been made at the University of the Free State to ensure students can start writing exams, a spokesperson says.

Police charge Malema under old apartheid law

2016-10-13 15:46

Straight after a press conference, where Julius Malema pledged support for Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, he was handed a summons by police indicating that he was being charged for contravening the apartheid-era Riotous Assemblies Act.

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