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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.

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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 […]

Wits students want safety guarantee

9 September 2019, 8:22 PM

Wits University students have threatened that classes will not continue until adequate measures are put in place to ensure women’s safety on campus.


Wits student discovers new species of early dinosaur

7 August 2019, 2:18 PM

A Wits University student has discovered a new dinosaur species in the institution’s vaults – after it lay misidentified in a collection for 30 years.



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