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Wits University holds interfaith prayer ceremony for country’s social ills

10 September 2019, 6:09 AM

Wits University in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, has held an interfaith prayer ceremony for the social ills that are plaguing the country.


Wits University student protest called off

8 February 2019, 10:19 AM

Wits University says the student protests at its Braamfontein campus in Johannesburg have been called off following an agreement between management and students Thursday night.

Students at Wits

Wits University classes cancelled due to protests

7 February 2019, 10:39 AM

Student representatives say classes have been cancelled at Wits University’s main Campus in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, due to student protests.

Ace Magashule

Magashule tells Wits students to be weary of attacks

19 September 2019, 6:41 PM

ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule warned that as the party seeks to implement its resolutions, which include the nationalisation of the South African Reserve Bank, the country will continue to be under attack by the enemy. He told students at Wits University that, in every revolution, there’s a counter revolution that will derail the progress […]

Wits students want safety guarantee

9 September 2019, 8:22 PM

Wits University students have threatened that classes will not continue until adequate measures are put in place to ensure women’s safety on campus.

Wits calls for decisive action against xenophobia, gender-based violence

9 September 2019, 10:14 AM

The University of Witwatersrand (Wits) has called for decisive action to be taken to end gender-based harm, xenophobia and afrophobia on its campuses and in society.

Glenda Daniels

Wits professor criticises use of social media in journalism

13 August 2019, 9:23 PM

Associate professor of media studies at the Wits University, Glenda Daniels, has criticised the use of social media as a platform for news reporting, saying it creates a credibility crisis.


Wits student discovers new species of early dinosaur

7 August 2019, 2:18 PM

A Wits University student has discovered a new dinosaur species in the institution’s vaults – after it lay misidentified in a collection for 30 years.

Naledi Pandor

Pandor dissolves University of Fort Hare council

26 April 2019, 8:01 PM

Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has dissolved the council of the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape.

Higher Education Minister, Naledi Pandor

SAUS prepared to call off university shutdown

13 February 2019, 7:53 PM

The South African Union of Students says it is prepared to call off the current shutdown of universities by this weekend. The organisation says it will wait for an announcement from Higher education Minister Naledi Pandor, following a meeting she held with them last week, before it does so.



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