Unisa exams go ahead despite strike

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UNISA’s management has confirmed that exams will go ahead tomorrow, despite strike action at the main campus in Pretoria.

Student leaders have expressed concern that the institution might not be ready to continue with exams in a credible manner, should the disruptions continue.

Workers affiliated to NEHAWU are striking following the dismissal of five Nehawu shop stewards last week – after UNISA claimed that they continued with unlawful action by violating a court order, incited public violence and engaged in malicious damage to property. UNISA Spokesperson, Martin Ramotshela.

“Exams are starting on Friday, the 13th, and the university’s systems are all ready for the exams.”

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