THE DEATH OF SANDILE HAS SPARKED MORE SAFETY CONCERNS ON CAMPUS

DUT students say they are frustrated at how the university is dealing with the recent developments on campus. 18 year-old Sandile Ndlovu has died in hospital after he was allegedly mugged and stabbed in one of the lecture rooms two weeks ago. This has then sparked protests which led to lectures being suspended twice and left…..

#RIPSANDILE: “NOBODY SEEMS TO CARE ABOUT US.” – SRC PRESIDENT.

The DUT SRC Led by the EFFSC held a media briefing on Monday morning to highlight their concerns. The briefing was led by SRC President Thamsanqa Memela who made his first public appearance after being released from jail on bail. Memela was part of the 9 students who were arrested for allegedly trying to set a…..

[READ] #RIPSANDILE : TRIBUTES POUR IN AFTER SANDILE NDLOVU DIES

On Saturday morning DUT students and the rest of the county woke up to the shocking news of the death of Sandile Ndlovu. Ndlovu (18) was a DUT first year industrial engineering student who was attacked on campus two weeks ago. He was attacked and suffered a fractured skull which saw him land in ICU. Family…..

[EVENT] CORONA SUNSETS DURBAN

Corona Sunsets Festival is coming to Durban! Fun & Corona lovers should have their Saturday 28 September open to enjoy a great day out! Shongweni Polo Club is the place to be where not only you can enjoy an ice cold Corona but be able to dance you pants off to their “Strongest lineups yet”. Friend…..

[WATCH] DUT ENACTUS PART OF THE TOP 16 IN THE WORLD!

Enactus DUT have landed safely in the United State of America to compete at the world Championship. They are currently the national champions for the second time round after beating about 16 other South African universities earlier this year. Our team is not only representing DUT at the world cup, but the whole country. They will…..

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PARENTS TO NOW FACE JAIL TIME FOR ‘SPANKING’ CHILDREN

What a time to be a live for the 2000s. On Wednesday the Constitutional Court handed down the judgement declaring that common law defence of moderate and reasonable chastisement is constitutionally invalid. This follows the leave to appeal against the High Court’s initial 2017 judgement that ruled that it was wrong to ‘spank’ a child after…..

STUDENTS ARRESTED AS CLASSES RESUME AT DUT

Classes have resumed this morning at DUT after two days of suspension this week. By sunrise today, security buildings were torched and it has been reported that 9 students have been arrested. This was in reaction towards the University statement issued yesterday which said that classes would resume today. The statement followed one that was sent…..

UNIZULU ALSO SHUTS DOWN OVER SAFETY PROTESTS

Students of the Zululand University (UNIZULU) at Dlangezwa campus have shut down the campus since yesterday after a student was shot at an outside campus residence. Students have called for the university to shut down and have been protesting in concern of their safety as students who live outside campus are frequently attacked. This was after…..

DUT STUDENTS PRAY FOR SANDILE. #JusticeForSandile

After a protest held at the Steve Biko campus that led to the suspension of classes on Friday, students have marched to City Hospital where Sandile Ndlovu is admitted. It seems to be a heavy day for DUT students as they are in prayer supporting one of their peers who is fighting for his life in…..

#DUTShutdown : CLASSES IN DURBAN SUSPENDED AS STUDENTS PROTEST.

The academic program at all Durban University of Technology (DUT) Durban campuses has been suspended due to a protest action. On Friday morning all entrances to some of the DUT campuses such as the main campus, Steve Biko, were closed from entry. This is in light of the recent brutal stabbing of a first-year industrial engineering…..