The University of Witwatersrand is looking for participants for its coronavirus rapid test study in order to determine the accuracy of the test kits with the aim that government can use it at for their screening and testing programme.
Wits University students and engineers are producing face shields and devices to assist patients with breathing in hospitals.
Wits University in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, has held an interfaith prayer ceremony for the social ills that are plaguing the country.
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.
Student representatives say classes have been cancelled at Wits University’s main Campus in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, due to student protests.
Wits University has appointed Nuclear Physicist Professor Zeblon Vilakazi as its new Vice-Chancellor and Principal.
Wits University Vice Chancellor Adam Habib says he is worried about the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on the finances of universities.
The SRC at Wits University says about 15% of students have not been able to access the online learning system leading to scores of students opting to deregister.
Head of Vaccinology at Wits University, Professor Shabir Madhi says South Africa needs to focus on reducing the rate of the coronavirus COVID-19 infections in communities as it responds to the pandemic.