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Confirmed coronavirus cases in SA rise to 24

13 March 2020, 1:44 PM

Eight more cases of the COVID-19 infection have been recorded in South Africa, bringing the total to 24.

Wits cancels medical classes over coronavirus scare

13 March 2020, 11:18 AM

Wits University has cancelled some medical school classes after it was found that a student came into contact with a person who has coronavirus.

Wits students protest over accommodation

4 March 2020, 12:00 PM

A group of students at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) have embarked on a protest at the Empire Road entrance where they attempted to block vehicles from accessing the campus.

Early modern humans cooked starchy food in SA 170 000 years ago: Study

7 January 2020, 5:02 PM

Early modern humans cooked starchy food in South Africa 170 000 years ago. The discovery also points to food being shared and the use of wooden digging sticks to extract the plants from the ground, reveals Wits University’s study.

Ace Magashule

Magashule tells Wits students to be weary of attacks

19 September 2019, 6:41 PM

ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule warned that as the party seeks to implement its resolutions, which include the nationalisation of the South African Reserve Bank, the country will continue to be under attack by the enemy. He told students at Wits University that, in every revolution, there’s a counter revolution that will derail the progress […]



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