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Students protest at Wits. Picture: REUTERS

Poll on returning to class a victory for Wits vice-chancellor Adam Habib

An overwhelming majority of students voting by SMS support the resumption of academic activities if campuses can be secured

Wits academics back students on fees and violent suppression

University of Cape Town academics and health faculty students demonstrate outside Parliament last week. The government cannot promise to freeze university fees when it does not have the money. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

The Wits Academic Staff Association, representing more than 200 staff members, plans a protest at the Great Hall

UJ gets interdicts to prevent protests on campus

Students from Wits University demonstrate in Johannesburg on Wednesday. Picture: EPA/KIM LUDBROOK

University of Johannesburg says the ban is to ensure all students on campus behave lawfully and that normal activities can continue without interruption

WATCH: Students arrested at Rhodes University

Watch as protesting students are arrested at the Law Faculty on Rhodes University campus

Barred UCT students offered a compromise

University of Cape Town. Picture: SUNDAY TIMES

With tension running high at universities, the Supreme Court of Appeal’s approach to the case might indicate how the lower courts will treat the #FeesMustFall movement

Opinion

How students can win the Fees Must Fall fight

Protest should lead to more substantive engagement with the power structures in which policy decision-making takes place


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