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iol.co.za
Students fume after missing Bladethis, students who had arrived to see the minister immediately left. One of the
Students fume after missing Blade
iol.co.za / Posted 14 hours ago
this, students who had arrived to see the minister immediately left. One of the Fees Must Fall organisers and former Tshwane University of Technology vice-president, Sthembiso ka Shandu, said students would achieve their objectives of free... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Blade a no-show at prayer session where pastor ‘asks God to intervene’ in student crisisout of the hall as soon as the announcement was made that Nzimande was no longe
Blade a no-show at prayer session where pastor ‘asks God to intervene’ in student crisis
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 20 hours ago
out of the hall as soon as the announcement was made that Nzimande was no longer coming. Addressing students outside‚ Tshwane University of Technology SRC president Sthembiso Shandu said they had come to the Durban ICC to receive “a prayer and... Read more
20h
iol.co.za
Lawsuits loomHowever, we will innovatively and with the means at our disposal, contribute to
Lawsuits loom
iol.co.za / Posted 20 hours ago
However, we will innovatively and with the means at our disposal, contribute to achieving this national imperative.” Tshwane University of Technology vice-chancellor Professor Lourens van Staden said: “True to our motto 'we empower people'... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TUT Extends RecessThe Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has extended its recess period, as p
TUT Extends Recess
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has extended its recess period, as protests over tertiary education fees rage on. "The Tshwane University of Technology this morning resolved to extend the recess period at all campuses. The decision was... Read more
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1d
The Times & The Sunday Times
‘Can we vote for Adam Habib to leave?’ – Twitter clashes over #WitsPollmajority of students want classes back?? #WitsPoll”. KeoagileChadibe ‏@TheReal
‘Can we vote for Adam Habib to leave?’ – Twitter clashes over #WitsPoll
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
majority of students want classes back?? #WitsPoll”. KeoagileChadibe ‏@TheRealBanky suggested a similar poll for the Tshwane University of Technology: “Cmon TUT we aint got time for this bulls*** aswell. #WitsPoll #TUTpoll”. Yusrah... Read more
1d
The Times & The Sunday Times
‘ANC government must fall‚’ says Outsourcing Must Fall leaderthose who defend the fees must also fall. The ANC government is defending the f
‘ANC government must fall‚’ says Outsourcing Must Fall leader
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
those who defend the fees must also fall. The ANC government is defending the fees‚ therefore it must fall‚” he said. Tshwane University of Technology student representative council president Banele Malefo said the movement's support was not... Read more
1d
iol.co.za
Students urged to apply for funding amid chaosJohannesburg - While its students are staging violent protests, Tshwane Univers
Students urged to apply for funding amid chaos
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Johannesburg - While its students are staging violent protests, Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has already started to prepare for next year, taking out newspaper advertisements encouraging students to apply for debt relief. According to the... Read more
1d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Entire year could be lostdamage had reached R600-million as a result of the more recent protests. The Un
Entire year could be lost
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
damage had reached R600-million as a result of the more recent protests. The University of KwaZulu-Natal, University of Johannesburg, North West University, Tshwane University of Technology and the University of the Western Cape have been hardest h... Read more
2d
News 24 South Africa
TUT extends recessKarabo Ngoepe, News24 Pretoria - The Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) ha
TUT extends recess
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
Karabo Ngoepe, News24 Pretoria - The Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has extended its recess period, as protests over tertiary education fees rage on. "The Tshwane University of Technology this morning resolved to extend the recess period at... Read more
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2d
iol.co.za
#FeesMustFall protesters block access roads to UCTthe students to leave the building. Lessons have been suspended at several uni
#FeesMustFall protesters block access roads to UCT
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
the students to leave the building. Lessons have been suspended at several university campuses in Pretoria, including the Tshwane University of Technology and the University of Pretoria, following scuffles on Monday, when students protested over... Read more
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3d
AllAfrica.com
There Is No United Student Movement Sweeping Across the Countryonly six of the universities involved. We haven't even mentioned the University
There Is No United Student Movement Sweeping Across the Country
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
only six of the universities involved. We haven't even mentioned the University of Limpopo, North West University, the Tshwane University of Technology, the University of Johannesburg, or the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, which has different... Read more
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3d
iol.co.za
Protesting students storm Nzimande officeswho only identified herself as Nhlapo. Lessons have been suspended at several
Protesting students storm Nzimande offices
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
who only identified herself as Nhlapo. Lessons have been suspended at several Pretoria university campuses including the Tshwane University of Technology and the University of Pretoria following scuffles on Monday when students protested over... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
Central University of Technology Closes Campuses Following Student Protestswith students and staff; particularly our students to ensure a speedy resolutio
Central University of Technology Closes Campuses Following Student Protests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
with students and staff; particularly our students to ensure a speedy resolution to this impasse," said Maritz.Meanwhile Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) management has resolved to start the recess period earlier, with effect from September... Read more
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3d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Cosatu commits to join students march for free educationand compulsory education for all. Student protests against fee hikes have flar
Cosatu commits to join students march for free education
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
and compulsory education for all. Student protests against fee hikes have flared on campuses around the country‚ including at the University of KwaZulu-Natal‚ Tshwane University of Technology‚ University of Pretoria and the University of Cape... Read more
3d
iol.co.za
Shut down or face rampage, say studentsThe students closed down the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), Unisa and
Shut down or face rampage, say students
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
The students closed down the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), Unisa and other technical and vocational education and training centres in the city on Monday. University of Pretoria management decided to move the October recess forward and will... Read more
4d
Daily Maverick
Student protests spread, while Wits marks a worker's deaththe veracity of images showing three petrol bombs found at Wits, claiming priva
Student protests spread, while Wits marks a worker's death
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
the veracity of images showing three petrol bombs found at Wits, claiming private security officers may have placed them. Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) students joined the protests on Monday. They marched through Pretoria, stopping at... Read more
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4d
News 24 South Africa
Central University of Technology closes campuses following student protestswith students and staff; particularly our students to ensure a speedy resolutio
Central University of Technology closes campuses following student protests
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
with students and staff; particularly our students to ensure a speedy resolution to this impasse," said Maritz. Meanwhile Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) management has resolved to start the recess period earlier, with effect from September... Read more
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4d
AllAfrica.com
All Gauteng Varsities Must Be Made Ungovernable - EFF Student Leaderaction speaks about fees falling and free quality education for all," Tshepang
All Gauteng Varsities Must Be Made Ungovernable - EFF Student Leader
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
action speaks about fees falling and free quality education for all," Tshepang Mokgatla, EFF student command member at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), said on Monday morning. "This protest is informed by a meeting that sat on Saturday.... Read more
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4d
News 24 South Africa
All Gauteng varsities must be made ungovernable - EFF student leaderaction speaks about fees falling and free quality education for all," Tshepang
All Gauteng varsities must be made ungovernable - EFF student leader
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
action speaks about fees falling and free quality education for all," Tshepang Mokgatla, EFF student command member at Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), said on Monday morning. "This protest is informed by a meeting that sat on Saturday.... Read more
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5d
Eye Witness News
Soshanguve TUT student choose stduying over protestingfees,Fees2017,fees commission,excessive fees,Tswhane University of Technology
Soshanguve TUT student choose stduying over protesting
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
fees,Fees2017,fees commission,excessive fees,Tswhane University of Technology JOHANNESBURG – Student structures at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT)’s Soshanguve campus says although they support free tertiary education, they will not... Read more
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6d
iol.co.za
#SasolSolarChallenge: ‘We need to think about our future’as oil and coal. We need to think about our future and reversing some of the da
#SasolSolarChallenge: ‘We need to think about our future’
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
as oil and coal. We need to think about our future and reversing some of the damage.” He was rooting for the team from the Tshwane University of Technology and their car, Sun Chaser 2. The challenge takes place over eight days between Pretoria and... Read more
7d
iol.co.za
Students must fight complacency, says Ramaphosaof KwaZulu-Natal, the University of Cape Town, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan
Students must fight complacency, says Ramaphosa
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
of KwaZulu-Natal, the University of Cape Town, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth and the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria. The students have been protesting since Monday after Higher Education Minister... Read more
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7d
iol.co.za
We’re destroying the places we fight to attend - studentNelson Mandela Bay, Pretoria, Free State, North West’s Mahikeng campus as well
We’re destroying the places we fight to attend - student
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Nelson Mandela Bay, Pretoria, Free State, North West’s Mahikeng campus as well as KwaZulu-Natal remained suspended. Tshwane University of Technology, Unisa and Sefako Makgatho University were conducting lectures under a heavy security... Read more
8d
iol.co.za
Free education IS possibleis a Senior Researcher in Labour Studies and Education, University of Johannesb
Free education IS possible
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
is a Senior Researcher in Labour Studies and Education, University of Johannesburg. Rasigan Maharajh is Chief Director: Tshwane University of Technology – Institute for Economic Research on Innovation; Node Head: DST/NRF SciSTIP CoE; and... Read more
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8d
AllAfrica.com
More South Shut as Protests Rage Over FeesWitwatersrand (Wits) and the University of Cape Town were first to close on Sep
More South Shut as Protests Rage Over Fees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Witwatersrand (Wits) and the University of Cape Town were first to close on September 20 before Free State University and Tshwane University of Technology followed. The students are opposed to a fees increase and want a commitment to free... Read more
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8d
AllAfrica.com
SRC Elections Suspended and Academic Activities Shut Down At University of Pretoriato address them within 30 minutes; when she did not arrive, disruptions continu
SRC Elections Suspended and Academic Activities Shut Down At University of Pretoria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
to address them within 30 minutes; when she did not arrive, disruptions continued. By Tuesday afternoon, students from the Tshwane University of Technology had made their way to the UP campus in a show of solidarity. Students reconvened in the... Read more
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8d
iol.co.za
Dire warning for students amid protest pandemoniumcalling for a shutdown while others wanted to continue with academic activities
Dire warning for students amid protest pandemonium
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
calling for a shutdown while others wanted to continue with academic activities. Minor protests were also reported at the Tshwane University of Technology’s Arcadia campus. The universities of Cape Town, Stellenbosch, North West’s Mahikeng... Read more
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8d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Students take to streetsbegan yesterday, with students across the country complaining their studies and
Students take to streets
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
began yesterday, with students across the country complaining their studies and exams were being disrupted by thugs. Tshwane University of Technology student leaders blamed chaos at the Arcadia and Pretoria West campus on "outside... Read more
8d
iol.co.za
Madonsela pledges money for studentsof KwaZulu-Natal, the University of Cape Town, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan
Madonsela pledges money for students
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
of KwaZulu-Natal, the University of Cape Town, the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth and the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria. Madonsela’s office said in a statement that she would pledge towards the... Read more
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9d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Parents must help to solve fees crisis ‘amicably’: Nhlanhla Nenea third day on Wednesday. Violence erupted at the University of the Witwatersr
Parents must help to solve fees crisis ‘amicably’: Nhlanhla Nene
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
a third day on Wednesday. Violence erupted at the University of the Witwatersrand and classes were disrupted at the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria on Tuesday. In Pietermaritzburg‚ students at the University of KwaZulu-Natal... Read more
9d
AllAfrica.com
#FeesMustFall - South African Students Reject Nzimande's Subsidy, Call for Free EducationUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal, University of Free State, Stellenbosch University,
#FeesMustFall - South African Students Reject Nzimande's Subsidy, Call for Free Education
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
University of KwaZulu-Natal, University of Free State, Stellenbosch University, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Tshwane University of Technology, and North West University demonstrated on Tuesday. Some universities announced that the... Read more
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9d
iol.co.za
Varsities shut after #Fees2017 protest dramastudents have also resolved to join other universities in demanding “free educa
Varsities shut after #Fees2017 protest drama
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
students have also resolved to join other universities in demanding “free education” while student leaders at both the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) and theUniversity of Pretoria on Tuesday vowed not to disrupt the academic programme... Read more
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9d
iol.co.za
Varsities shut after #Fees2017 protest dramastudents have also resolved to join other universities in demanding “free educa
Varsities shut after #Fees2017 protest drama
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
students have also resolved to join other universities in demanding “free education” while student leaders at both the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) and the University of Pretoria on Tuesday vowed not to disrupt the academic programme... Read more
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9d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Fees mayhem spreadsarrested. Rocks flew on the steps of the Great Hall, resulting in windows bein
Fees mayhem spreads
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
arrested. Rocks flew on the steps of the Great Hall, resulting in windows being smashed. Classes were also disrupted at Tshwane University of Technology and the University of the Free State. In Pietermaritzburg, University of KwaZulu-Natal... Read more
10d
Daily Maverick
South African students reject Nzimande’s subsidy, call for free educationUniversity of KwaZulu-Natal, University of Free State, Stellenbosch University,
South African students reject Nzimande’s subsidy, call for free education
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
University of KwaZulu-Natal, University of Free State, Stellenbosch University, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Tshwane University of Technology, and North West University demonstrated on Tuesday. Some universities announced that the... Read more
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10d
Eye Witness News
Treasury on hunt for money to assist poor, missing-middle studentsNational Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) beneficiaries who are employed to
Treasury on hunt for money to assist poor, missing-middle students
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) beneficiaries who are employed to start repaying their loans. Meanwhile, the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) has welcomed government’s fee support initiative, which will see financially-needy... Read more
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10d
Eye Witness News
TUT welcomes government’s fee support initiativeNzimande announced yesterday that universities would decide on the fee incremen
TUT welcomes government’s fee support initiative
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
Nzimande announced yesterday that universities would decide on the fee increment. FILE: Main entrance at the Tshwane University of Technology’s Soshanguve campus. Picture: Barry Bateman/EWN. Fees must fall,university fees,Tshwane... Read more
10d
IAfrica South African Business News
Update on university protestscampus remains calm, and the SRC president says that there will be no action th
Update on university protests
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 10 days ago
campus remains calm, and the SRC president says that there will be no action there today. In Pretoria, some classes at the Tshwane University of Technology have been disrupted, with some activity at the University of Pretoria as well. TUT... Read more
10d
iol.co.za
#Fees2017: ‘I’m fighting for my career’students have rejected the hikes and continue to demand free education at unive
#Fees2017: ‘I’m fighting for my career’
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
students have rejected the hikes and continue to demand free education at universities. Protests erupted at Wits and Tshwane University of Technology (TUT). While on their knees on Tuesday, protesting students from Wits raised their hands in... Read more
10d
iafrica.com
Update on university protestscampus remains calm, and the SRC president says that there will be no action th
Update on university protests
iafrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
campus remains calm, and the SRC president says that there will be no action there today. In Pretoria, some classes at the Tshwane University of Technology have been disrupted, with some activity at the University of Pretoria as well. TUT... Read more
10d
Eye Witness News
Student protests cause disruptions at UP, TUT campuses- Protesting students have disrupted several lectures at the University of Pret
Student protests cause disruptions at UP, TUT campuses
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
- Protesting students have disrupted several lectures at the University of Pretoria, while the Arcadia campus of the Tshwane University of Technology has been shut down. Students are responding to the announcement yesterday that university... Read more
10d
iol.co.za
Fees war to drag onof big industry. “Students have a duty to understand the highly unequal society
Fees war to drag on
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
of big industry. “Students have a duty to understand the highly unequal society.” The University of Pretoria, Unisa and Tshwane University of Technology were weighing the announcement, saying they would only comment after internal top-level... Read more
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16d
The New Zealand Herald
Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic announce new CEOPreviously he held the position of Executive Dean, Faculty of Management Scienc
Waiariki Bay of Plenty Polytechnic announce new CEO
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 16 days ago
Previously he held the position of Executive Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences and Campus Director, Educity, at Vaal University of Technology in South Africa. He also held various executive positions at Tshwane University of Technology 1995 - 20... Read more
16d
iol.co.za
Future tech will power SA Solar Challenge- Maragon Olympus, South Africa Sonnenbrand III - Deutsche International Schul
Future tech will power SA Solar Challenge
iol.co.za / Posted 16 days ago
- Maragon Olympus, South Africa Sonnenbrand III - Deutsche International Schule Johannesburg, South Africa Sun Chaser 2 - Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa Sunatolia 3 - Anadolu, Turkey Tokai Challenger - Tokai University Solar... Read more
22d
Daily Maverick
Student protests: Cycle of indignity continues, without answersome kind of change has done. It may not always be the ultimate change but it w
Student protests: Cycle of indignity continues, without answer
Daily Maverick / Posted 22 days ago
some kind of change has done. It may not always be the ultimate change but it will be closer to it nonetheless.” Former Tshwane University of Technology SRC President Sthembiso ka Shandu said violence is perpetuated by university management.... Read more
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23d
Super Sport
TUT will look to strength against NWUthe proverbial rabbit out of its game plan hat this past week, NWU-Mafikeng is
TUT will look to strength against NWU
Super Sport / Posted 23 days ago
the proverbial rabbit out of its game plan hat this past week, NWU-Mafikeng is set to lock horns with current log leaders Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), a team with a sterling record of play in the 2016 tournament, with five wins, two... Read more
23d
iol.co.za
Crime, filth permeate derelict Pretoria CBD buildingsthe apartment blocks and on the streets, filth and the general neglect of the a
Crime, filth permeate derelict Pretoria CBD buildings
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
the apartment blocks and on the streets, filth and the general neglect of the apartments and high rental fees take root. Tshwane University of Technology second year student Tanya (not her real name) and her classmate occupy “one space”, an area... Read more
28d
AllAfrica.com
Hlaudi Motsoeneng's Managerial Style Leads to BrawlA debate on coalition politics at the Tshwane University of Technology ended in
Hlaudi Motsoeneng's Managerial Style Leads to Brawl
AllAfrica.com / Posted 28 days ago
A debate on coalition politics at the Tshwane University of Technology ended in a near brawl when SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng's managerial skills were praised. Leader of the Black First, Land First movement, Andile Mngxitama gave... Read more
28d
News 24 South Africa
WATCH: Hlaudi Motsoeneng's managerial style leads to brawlHlaudi Motsoeneng (Picture: City Press) Pretoria - A debate on coalition polit
WATCH: Hlaudi Motsoeneng's managerial style leads to brawl
News 24 South Africa / Posted 28 days ago
Hlaudi Motsoeneng (Picture: City Press) Pretoria - A debate on coalition politics at the Tshwane University of Technology ended in a near brawl when SABC chief operating officer Hlaudi Motsoeneng's managerial skills were praised. Leader of the... Read more
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Super Sport
UWC's semis hopes slip awaysemis hopes slip away Varsity Football champions UWC were all but knocked out
UWC's semis hopes slip away
Super Sport / Posted 1 months ago
semis hopes slip away Varsity Football champions UWC were all but knocked out the competition after they drew 2-2 with Tshwane University of Technology at UWC Sports Stadium on Monday. Goals by Nhlanhla Manana and Josh Silent for the home... Read more
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