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The University of Pretoria will temporarily disable biometric access systems to stop any potential spread of the novel coronavirus, which has now infected two people in South Africa.
An agreement has finally been reached following a strike by Nehawu at the University of Pretoria.
Nehawu has called for action to be taken against a University of Pretoria staffer who said all the institution’s “black staff” are involved in the trade union’s strike.
Nehawu leadership has warned that their strike action will intensify after negotiations with the University of Pretoria reached a deadlock.
Nehawu members have vowed to shut down the University of Pretoria’s open day if their demands are not met.
The student movement has turned a new page at the University of Pretoria, with its SRC taking to the streets to beg for funds to help those with historic debt.
The universities of Cape Town, Pretoria, and Stellenbosch will start their academic year without a new SRC following voting irregularities and disruptions on campuses.
Students are adamant that institutions must remain shut until government gives into their demand for free education.
The University of Pretoria’s Hatfield and Groenkloof campuses will be open this week, a university official has confirmed.
While some black students who were injured during violent clashes at UFS vowed to take revenge, students at UP linked arms and knelt down in a prayer for peace.
Two world-renowned University of Pretoria veterinarians last week performed intricate dental surgery on an elephant in Georgia.
Violence has broken out at the University of Pretoria's Onderstepoort campus, following a week of strike action by members of the National Health and Allied Workers Union.
Members of Nehawu are to meet with the University of Pretoria following deadlocked negotiations and the threat of intensified strike action.
Leaders of the National Health and Allied Workers Union (Nehawu) are expected to meet with University of Pretoria representatives to discuss a court interdict against them.
The Volkswagen Up! GTI concept car will make its world debut at Lake Wörthersee, the world's biggest collection of GTIs.
Student registration at the University of Pretoria is steaming ahead, despite threats from the South African Union of Students to shut the institution down.
University of Pretoria students who were involved in violent protests have been asked by the institution to give reasons why they should be allowed to register for 2017.
Students at the University of Pretoria tell News24's Karabo Ngoepe of their concerns amid heavy police presence on campus. One student says police nyalas outside campus could be intimidating.
Minister for Higher Education Blade Nzimande is to hold an urgent meeting with the vice chancellor of the University of Pretoria and then with student leaders and AfriForum to discuss racial tensions that have come to a head in violent protests.
Watch University of Pretoria (UP) students gathered outside court to support 24 of their peers appearing on charges of public violence. Students marched from the university to court to support those appearing. They sang and danced in the street chanting, "Away with Afrikaans."
Dozens of students were arrested on Friday, 19 February following clashes on campus. Last year UP saw demonstrations over the institution's language policy. In this video, SASCO Task Team member in Gauteng Junior Ackotia says, "The African has many struggles to go through on campus." The case was postponed.
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