UKZN staffer tests positive for coronavirus

2020-03-23 20:59

A staff member at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has tested positive for the coronavirus - the first confirmed case at the university.

UKZN expels 2 000 'professional students'

2020-03-12 19:59

The University of KwaZulu-Natal has removed 2 000 "professional students" - those who have taken more than eight years to complete three-year degrees.

UKZN to launch health 'war room' to help with fight against coronavirus

2020-03-03 13:13

The University of KwaZulu-Natal is expected to launch a health 'war room' to lend a hand in the fight against the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).

WATCH | Varsity gym, mattresses and fridges set alight in student protests at UKZN

2020-02-19 12:21

More than 100 University of KwaZulu-Natal students have burnt their mattresses and fridges and have damaged university property during early morning protests.

WATCH | Third UKZN building torched, academic programme at all campuses suspended

2020-02-04 17:10

A third building at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has been torched, with the Pietermaritzburg campus the latest to be affected. Meanwhile, the academic programme at all UKZN campuses have been suspended.

Protests continue unabated at UKZN as buildings are set alight

2020-02-03 17:12

Despite the announcement of the commencement of its academic programme, the University of KwaZulu-Natal experiences another day of protests as buildings are set alight.

Bins set on fire, registration disrupted in ongoing UKZN unrest

2020-01-30 12:17

More violence has broken out at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in yet another day of unrest at Durban campuses this week.

Tensions rise at UKZN as building set alight while hundreds of students protest

2020-01-29 11:16

Student protests over historical debt have erupted at two University of KwaZulu-Natal campuses and has led to the suspension of registration for the new year.

Bogus medical student working at Mamelodi Hospital caught out

2019-11-20 19:53

A 24-year-old man posing as a medical student and working at Mamelodi Hospital has only been caught out after his friend snitched on him following a fallout.

Durban student in court for murder of 'close friend'

2019-10-14 07:37

A 25-year-old University of KwaZulu-Natal student is expected to appear in the Pinetown Magistrate's Court for the murder of a fellow student.


FEEL GOOD | Paying it forward: Historical debt paid off for students at UKZN and WSU

2020-03-15 09:36

Walter Sisulu University alumnus and former University Sports South Africa boxing chairperson Lonwabo Mafunda is paying it forward by donating money to help clear students' historical debt.

UKZN goes on the offensive as more buildings burnt

2020-03-12 16:08

The University of KwaZulu-Natal said everything necessary would be done to bring the perpetrators to book after yet another building was torched on Wednesday evening at its Edgewood campus.

WATCH | Former UKZN student offers R10 000 reward for finding protester who assaulted professor

2020-02-20 16:17

A former University of KwaZulu-Natal student is offering a R10 000 reward for finding a protester who assaulted a professor during ongoing protests this week.

UKZN suspends classes across all campuses until further notice

2020-02-10 18:24

The University of KwaZulu Natal suspends all classes across all its campuses and colleges until further notice.

PICS | Only shell left of HIV support centre burnt down by protesting UKZN students

2020-02-04 12:11

Dramatic photos show the extent of the damage to the HIV and Aids support centre at the University of KwaZulu-Natal's Howard College campus burnt down by protesting students.

UKZN students torch HIV support centre on Durban campus

2020-02-03 12:18

Violent protests at the University of KwaZulu-Natal are continuing, with students torching the HIV support centre at the Howard College campus in Durban.

4 students arrested as UKZN violence escalates, car torched

2020-01-29 17:33

Violence at the University of KwaZulu-Natal has escalated as four students were arrested during the protests, police have said.

SA medical students develop app for world competition

2019-12-29 12:23

Two Kwazulu-Natal medical students have presented to the World Health Organisation, a cellphone application designed to help with ensuring patients take pills regularly.

UKZN student accused of killing roommate has to undergo psychiatric evaluation

2019-10-21 16:27

The University of KwaZulu-Natal student who is accused of murdering his roommate will not stand trial until he undergoes a psychiatric evaluation.

Durban student arrested after burnt body of 'close friend' discovered

2019-10-12 14:34

A 25-year-old student has been arrested for allegedly murdering a fellow student.

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