There are hundreds if not thousands of public servants who are facing disciplinary action - they did not benefit directly, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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UCT hosted a special memorial service to honour their fallen colleague and top South African cardiologist Professor Bongani Mayosi in Memorial Hall on Thursday.
UCT professor Tim Crowe, a vocal spokesperson for what he believes is a silent academic majority, weighs in on the battle for the heart and soul of academia country-wide.
Watch as students gather at UCT after fires burned on the campus overnight. News24's Erin Bates is filing footage from the scene.
The student movement at UCT's Health Sciences Faculty (#occupyFHS) celebrated on Tuesday after demands were met with an elected staff task team. Will there be a void in health services, should med students be prevented from graduating? Watch.
University of Cape Town Vice Chancellor Max Price urged protesting Fees Must Fall students on Wednesday not to jeopardise their futures. Watch.
A stick-wielding protester knocked a phone out of the hand of a UCT student.
Lungile Jacobs considers the student spirit in Soweto in 1976 in relation to that of students behind the Rhodes Must Fall movement in 2015.
Watch as UCT students protest around a fire after razing a university bus and offices on campus.
Students protesting at the University of Cape Town vandalised two busts outside campus residences on Monday.
DA leader Mmusi Maimane met with protesting UCT students on Tuesday; watch as a group of protesters shouts for Maimane to leave campus.
Protesters disrupted exams on Wednesday at the University of Cape Town (UCT), discharging fire extinguishers and hoses as they marched through campus protesting student fees as part of their #UCTshutdown campaign. Watch.
How much does a three-year undergraduate degree cost in South Africa? We look at the cost of degrees at UCT, UKZN, Wits and Rhodes, according to their 2016 fees structures. Watch.
The student movement at UCT's Health Sciences Faculty (#occupyFHS) celebrated on Tuesday after demands were met with an elected staff task team, through "continuous and transparent" negotiations. Watch.
While a steady stream of students arrive for classes at UCT on Monday, protesters have declared the university closed. Watch.
University education must be free for everybody by January 2017, UCT student leader Mlingane Matiwane says.
UCT's Max Prince and a temporarily suspended student leader face off on campus.
In today's news headlines: protesting UCT students face criminal charges, Angie Motshekga denies targeting Sadtu and violence in lead up to Ugandan elections.
News24 has obtained video showing works of art from UCT being burned on campus in protest. Watch.
On Sunday, City Press reported the incorrect figures for fee increases of general Bachelor of Arts degrees as charged by universities around the country. Here are the correct numbers.
Today's newspaper front pages focus on on going university fee protests around the country.
Cape TownemergeR560.00 - R580.00 Per Hour
Cape Town Southern Suburbs1st Contact T/A Sable International
Cape Townemerge R580 000.00 - R620 000.00 Per Year
Apartments / Flats
R 12 000
Apartments / Flats
R 13 500
R 13 950
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