President Jacob Zuma has strongly condemned acts of violence between South African citizens and non-nationals.
President Jacob Zuma has established a ministerial task team to assist the Minister of Higher Education and Training, Blade Nzimande, to normalise the situation at higher education institutions across South Africa.
The University of Witwatersrand has opened its doors, despite the disruption of classes and the chaotic scenes that were seen on Monday.
Government is meeting with stakeholders on Monday to seek a solution to the situation in higher education and resume the 2016 academic programme.
Cabinet has appealed to protesting students to be guided by the Constitution and not violate the rights of others when they raise their call for free education at institutions of higher learning.
Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has called for an investigation following the reported death of an employee of a private security company offering services at the University of Witwatersrand.
Minister of Higher Education and Training Blade Nzimande has condemned the destruction of university property, which has run into millions of rands.
Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande has strongly condemned violent student protests at some universities in the country.
Higher Education Deputy Minister Mduduzi Manana has condemned the destruction of property during recent protests at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.