Tag: #DUTstrike

Here is your summarized version of the DUT Statement

You most probably opened your dut4life email address and found and email with the subject matter “DUT Statement – 24 July”, right? Let us summarise it for you and make everything much easier. In light of the recent protests that have been taking place on campus and also the burning of a PHD student’s car, the…..

DUT Student strike continues

Durban University of Technology students had once again staged a protest for their “unmet” demands. Students gathered outside the Vice-Chancellor Professor Mthembu’s office before embarking on their protest to City Hall after having that Mthembu is not available. In a statement, the Students Representative Council (SRC), Economic Freedom Fighters Students Command (EFFSC) indicated that they did…..

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Mlungisi’s uncle plea for justice

Durban University of Technology students came in their number to bid farewell to Mlungisi Madonsela in a memorial service held at Riston Hall.   Madonsela died in City Hospital after being shot during an altercation between securities and protesting students. Madonsela’s death came as students were protesting over National Students Financial Aid Scheme, housing and registration…..

Cars and dustbins set alight as students protest

Students across the universities in KwaZulu-Natal staged protests and among the list of their grievances is the National Students Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS), conducive residents and registrations. Student Representative Council headed by the Economic Freedom Fighters Students Command (EFFSC) submitted their memorandum to the office of Vice-Chancellor. The fight for “all students must be registered’’ turned…..