Disgruntled students of the EFF Student Command at Nelson Mandela University in Port Elizabeth have embarked on a mass shut down resulting in the university suspending lectures for the day.
An NGO, One million School Shoes Campaign, brought smiles to 500 disadvantaged learners from Ngqushwa in the Eastern Cape.
South African Union (SAUS) spokesperson Thabo Shingange has welcomed Higher Education and Training Minister Naledi Pandor’s decision to allocate R967 million to indebted students.
UKZN has announced that the academic programme on four of its campuses has been suspended until further notice.
Thousands of Algerian students marched on Tuesday in protest at ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s determination to stand for re-election, brushing aside his pledge not to serve a full fifth term.