The family of Mlungisi Mandonsela who was shot dead, allegedly by security guards, during a student protest earlier in 2019 at the Durban University of Technology, says the country’s justice system has let them down after charges against those arrested, were dropped.
The family of 20-year-old Durban University of Technology (DUT) student Mlungisi Madonsela is calling for a swift police investigation into his death.
The ANC-aligned student organisation South African Student Congress (Sasco) in KwaZulu-Natal has denied that the organisation is facing a decline in support and that it is in crisis.
The EEF Student Command has condemned, what it calls police brutality that led to the death of one student and scores others being injured at the Tshwane University of Technology’s Soshanguve Campus north of Pretoria.
EFF Student Command Peter Keetse says there’s no sufficient support for students who suffer from depression at South Africa’s institutions of higher learning.