ARTICLES RELATING TO CHUMANI MAXWELE

UCT must take responsibility for Prof Mayosi's death – former Fees Must Fall leader

2018-07-31 14:03

The University of Cape Town rejected Mayosi's attempt to leave the institution because "it would look bad if a senior black academic resigned", Chumani Maxwele has alleged..

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WATCH: 'Max Price exploits us!' – Chumani Maxwele hauled off UCT graduation stage

A graduation ceremony at the University of Cape Town has been briefly halted after student activist Chumani Maxwele caused a stir. Watch.

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Chumani Maxwele arrested at pension protest outside Parliament

2016-05-05 14:31

Rhodes Must Fall activist Chumani Maxele has been arrested outside Parliament after he threw his weight behind a group of pensioners demanding outstanding funds.

I prayed for an end to this - Chikane on charges being dropped against students

2016-03-30 16:24

ANC stalwart and cleric Frank Chikane says he is pleased that his prayers for his son Kgotsi and 28 other students have been answered, after charges were withdrawn against them over #FeesMustFall protests last year.

Interim order allows Maxwele to attend UCT classes

2015-07-22 18:35

Chumani Maxwele, who infamously threw human waste on the Rhodes statue, will be allowed to attend classes at UCT pending further legal action over an altercation with a lecturer in May.

Maxwele: My ‘comments’ about whites just allegations

2015-06-08 16:08

Suspended UCT student Chumani Maxwele says a UCT statement alleging he said ‘whites should be killed’ is just a pure allegation, and an old version of events put forth by the lecturer involved in his suspension.

Student’s suspension not related to protests - UCT

2015-05-15 11:30

The University of Cape Town has distanced itself from Chumani Maxwele’s claims that his suspension from the university is related to his involvement in the Rhodes Must Fall campaign.

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Rhodes statue represents Eurocentric, narrow-minded racism - poo protester

We're joined in studio by Chumani Maxwele who doused the statue of Cecil John Rhodes in human waste in protest protest of "white imperialism" at the institution. Watch.

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UCT poo protester compares himself to Mandela, says protest did not demean cleaners

We're joined in studio by Chumani Maxwele, the student who doused the Rhodes statue at UCT in poo. Watch.

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Farewell to Max Price from a political adversary

2018-07-15 12:02

How do I say farewell to Max Price, a leader I fundamentally disagreed with politically – on how best to decolonise and transform our university – for all of his tenure, asks Chumani Maxwele.

Charges withdrawn against UCT students who burnt paintings

2016-12-06 14:27

The charges against three UCT students accused of burning historic paintings during campus protests have been withdrawn, and they have been given community service.

UCT's Maxwele slammed over physical altercation with female Wits student

2016-04-05 20:51

UCT student Chumani Maxwele, who infamously threw poo on UCT's Cecil John Rhodes statue, has been caught up in another controversy, after a picture of him with his hands around a female student at Wits University went viral.

UCT adapts Maxwele's suspension order

2015-07-27 18:00

UCT says it has adapted the suspension order of student Chumani Maxwele to allow him to attend new courses he has signed up for.

UCT rejects Maxwele ‘conspiracy theory’ claims

2015-06-09 16:21

The University of Cape Town has rejected claims by the ANC Youth League and other organisations that student Chumani Maxwele’s suspension is part of a wider "conspiracy" against the student.

Last chance to decide fate of Rhodes statue

2015-05-18 13:33

Monday 5pm – that's the deadline for public input into the ultimate fate of the controversial Rhodes statue that was removed from UCT’s upper campus.

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WATCH: UCT students occupy building, demand date for Rhodes statue removal

When UCT Vice-Chancellor Max Price was unable to give students a definitive date for the removal of the statue of Cecil John Rhodes, students stormed the Bremner building and vowed to stay overnight in protest. Watch.

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Poo protest did not diminish dignity of cleaning staff - poo protester

Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath asks poo protestor Chumani Maxwele if he believes his actions demeaned the dignity of non-white cleaners at UCT. Here's what he said. Watch.

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