As the world marks World Premature Day, South Africa has seen an increase in the number of premature babies living longer now compared to a decade ago.
The SRC at the University of Cape Town has reiterated that the Fees Commission Report inhibits the poor from accessing tertiary education. President Jacob Zuma released the report on Monday. It recommends that students be funded through a cost-sharing model of government guaranteed loans from commercial banks. Outgoing SRC President, Sepati Tshabalala says, “The issue […]
Members of the Student Representative Council (SRC) at the University of Cape Town (UCT) say they will meet on Monday to discuss what they call a militant environment on campus.
Parliament’s Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training is due to visit the University of Cape Town on Thursday following recent disturbances at the institution.
The University of Cape Town says it cannot allow exams to be disrupted, although it’s hopeful that fee talks between management and the SRC Council will yield results. A small group of disgruntled students continued to protest at the University on Monday, violating a court interdict obtained by the University last week. The Police together […]