The former Johannesburg mayor has 18 months to build a movement and a team to compete in the 2021 municipal elections, writes Adriaan Basson.
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The Constitutional Court ruling that the University of the Free State's English-only language policy is lawful, proves minorities were misled in the 1994 negotiations, minority rights group AfriForum says.
Tuition and residential fees at the University of the Free State will increase by 8% says the institution.
The University of the Free State will continue with academic activities despite ongoing protests, it has said.
Anyone who believes transformation is easy has never tried to change an old university, former University of Free State vice-chancellor Jonathan Jansen has said.
UFS vice-chancellor and rector, Jonathan Jansen, on Friday expressed concern about the increasing costs of the damage students caused during protests.
Police and private security guards forced their way into a UFS residence and arrested two students, a hostel leader says.
Security guards are protecting the statue of Marthinus Steyn at the University of the Free State from further vandalism.
Tensions at the University of Pretoria and the University of Free State continued to be stoked on Tuesday, as AfriForum and the EFF had simultaneous protests at the two universities respectively.
The University of the Free State has condemned the violence against protesters that disrupted the Varsity Cup Match between Shimlas and NMMU and has launched an investigation into the incident.
The University of the Free State is looking at criminalising initiation, the director of the UFS Law Clinic has said.
Police are investigating reports that live ammunition was used when two University of the Free State students were shot at the university's QwaQwa campus.
A handful of University of Free State students have staged a silent protest, calling for academic activities to resume.
A group of University of the Free State students have marched to Motheo FET College in Bloemfontein to ask students there to join their fees protest.
University of the Free State workers have protested on campus to demand a 7% wage increase and an end to outsourcing.
Students from the University of Free State's #UnsilenceUFS movement have vowed to continue their fight until they are heard.
Waking up in the middle of the night just to get to work, living in debt and struggling to provide for their children is the challenging daily reality of UFS contract workers who are hoping to be insourced.
While some University of the Free State students prayed for peace on Wednesday, a group of workers stood singing and chanting a few metres away.
A video has emerged showing student protesters at the University of Free State clashing with supporters of the university’s rugby team Shimlas on the field after a Varsity Cup match.
The University of the Free State is building an emergency water reservoir to provide its Bloemfontein campus with water when there is a shortage.
The Free State student allegedly assaulted by two fellow students at the University of the Free State's city campus is a racist, the Bloemfontein Regional Court has heard.
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