Almost 5 000 Wits students have received laptops, delivered by the South African Post Office (SAPO), to enable online learning during the nationwide lockdown.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) Foundation has awarded bursaries to the value of R300 000 to two Limpopo learners who obtained seven distinctions in the 2016 National Senior Certificate examination.
The case of FeesMustFall leader and former Wits University SRC president Mcebo Dlamini has been postponed for further investigations in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court.
Classes are continuing as normal on Tuesday, following the disruption of lectures on Monday, says a Senior Executive Team of Wits University.
The University of Pretoria says it will remain closed although online registrations continue.
Many universities around the country are on Wednesday closed following a national call for students to embark on mass action against university fee increments.
Here follows a summary of Wits University Council’s proposals on how it plans to address the fee increase challenge.
A student at the University of Cape Town has been injured during on-going protests against a proposed fee increase of 10.3%.
Wits Council Exco and students sign agreement on process to be followed to determine student fee increases for 2016.