Two vehicles have been set alight on the Westville and Howard campuses at the University of KwaZulu-Natali in Durban.
The Student Representative Council (SRC) at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape says it has learned with dismay the planned closure of the university by management.
Students at the University of Fort Hare say many of them are unable to continue with their studies because they cannot afford to fund their education.
The Minister of Higher Education, Blade Nzimande, says he is aware of challenges at the University of Zululand on the north coast of KwaZulu-Natal.
Higher Education Minister Naledi Pandor has called on students’ organisations to focus on real concerns and make every effort to resolve problems without disrupting the academic programme.
Police Minister Bheki Cele is expected to visit the University of Zululand on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast on Wednesday, after an incident in which a student allegedly stabbed his fellow student to death.
Minister of Higher Education and Training, Naledi Pandor, has issued a directive to the council of the University of Zululand in northern KwaZulu-Natal to institute a forensic investigation into corruption allegations.
From a former law student at the University of Zululand to Chancellor, Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo who also chairs the Commission of Inquiry into State Capture was installed on Wednesday.
Five people have been shot dead outside a supermarket in Dlangezwa Township near the University of Zululand on the KwaZulu-Natal north coast.
The University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) has put together a group of clinical and health experts to help with research on the coronavirus outbreak.