ARTICLES RELATING TO UNIVERSITY PROTESTS

Unisa students slam decision to move exams forward over elections

2019-03-12 17:45

Unisa Sunnyside students have joined in on protests across the country, voicing their dissatisfaction on student financial aid scheme NSFAS's delay in paying student's allowances.

NMU invokes interdict over funding and accommodation picket by students

2019-03-07 12:14

Police are monitoring a picket at the Nelson Mandela University after the institution invoked an interdict over how students can raise concerns over funding and accommodation.

TUT protests flare up again

2019-03-04 10:46

Classes have been disrupted at the Tshwane University of Technology's Soshanguve campuses.

One arrested after CPUT building flooded

2019-02-18 13:42

The Bellville campus student centre and parts of the administration building at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology have been closed after they were flooded.

Student protests flare up in Durban, march to City Hall planned

2019-02-18 12:26

Students from various institutions in Durban are planning a mass march to Durban City Hall, metro police have said.

UKZN campus shut down as students, management continue

2019-02-13 17:56

The University of KwaZulu-Natal's Howard College campus is to remain closed as negotiations between management and students continue.

Students build shacks on CPUT campus to protest against accommodation shortage

2019-02-13 08:47

Students at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology have put up shacks on the Bellville campus to highlight problems with accommodation.

'This is a victory that should be cherished': Wits student protest called off

2019-02-07 22:11

The student protest at University of the Witwatersrand has been called off after an agreement was reached between the SRC and management.

Wits student protest continues as final registration day looms

2019-02-07 18:26

Hundreds of students at the University of the Witwatersrand have continued protesting through rain over accommodation and fees.

Entrances blocked, rubbish scattered as protesting students bring learning to a standstill at Wits

2019-02-07 12:21

The start of classes and daily administration operations have been delayed at the University of the Witwatersrand as the student representative council continued with protest action.

 

Nelson Mandela University protest ends – institution can reopen

2019-03-08 21:43

The protests that shut down Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth on Wednesday have been called off.

TUT shuts down academic programme and residences over protests

2019-03-06 15:02

The Tshwane University of Technology has closed all academic programmes and has instructed students at all nine campuses to clear their residences as soon as possible, "for their own safety".

Several TUT campuses remain closed due to protests

2019-02-19 13:13

The Tshwane University of Technology has suspended all academic activities at its campuses in Pretoria, Arts, Arcadia, Ga-Rankuwa, eMalahleni and Mbombela due to ongoing student protests.

5 arrested for violence at MUT in Durban

2019-02-18 13:22

Five people have been arrested following protest action at the Mangosuthu University of Technology in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

WATCH: Buses burned, windows shattered in CPUT violence

2019-02-14 16:27

Vandals have destroyed two buses and damaged buildings at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology's Bellville campus. Watch.

Buses torched, admin block stoned as CPUT students protest over accommodation

2019-02-13 15:56

Two bus shuttles have been torched and the administrative building stoned during overnight protests at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology.

Academic activities at TUT campuses remain suspended

2019-02-12 21:01

Academic activities at Tshwane University of Technology campuses in Pretoria, Ga-Rankuwa, eMalahleni and Mbombela are to remain suspended, following student protests.

DUT shooting: Security guards suspended after student dies

2019-02-07 20:24

Following the shooting at the Durban University of Technology, where a student was killed during clashes with security, the institution has confirmed that two security guards have been suspended.

DUT shooting: SRC still waiting to meet management

2019-02-07 17:19

The way forward for the EFF-led student leadership at Durban University of Technology is yet to be decided after a meeting with management was apparently cancelled.

Wits closes entrances as student injured in UJ, Wits protests

2019-02-06 18:21

All entrances to the University of the Witwatersrand have been closed to avoid protests from EFF-aligned students, believed to be from the University of Johannesburg.

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