Saturday 18 April 2015 16:36
DA parliamentary leader, Mmusi Maimane, says he is confident that he will be able to replace Helen Zille as the party’s national leader.
Tuesday 14 April 2015 06:40
Students at Stellenbosch University will hold a peaceful protest to show solidarity with those killed in the Garissa attacks.
Monday 13 April 2015 17:32
Hundreds of black clad students from Wits University in Johannesburg have gathered for candlelit vigil in solidarity with those affected by the Garissa attack in Kenya.
Friday 27 March 2015 14:45
A member of the Reserve Bank's Monetary Policy Committee, Kuben Naidoo, has been appointed as the new Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank.
Wednesday 4 March 2015 06:05
The African Centre for Migration and Society at Wits University in Johannesburg has blamed the recent spate of what they call "xenophobic attacks" in the country on government denialism.
Friday 20 February 2015 08:35
Wits University management and the SRC have thanked everyone that donated money to assist the over 2000 students whose National Students' Financial Aid Scheme funds were not granted.
Thursday 29 January 2015 05:48
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) says it has no proof that over 2600 Wits University students have not been offered aid in 2015.
Wednesday 28 January 2015 12:01
The National Student Financial Aid Scheme is seeking to recover an estimated eight billion rand from people who are defaulting on their student loans
Tuesday 27 January 2015 12:24
Wits University astronomers have discovered three extremely luminous gamma-ray sources in the Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), the satellite galaxy of the Milky Way.
Thursday 22 January 2015 10:44
Wits says the R9,5 bln allocated by NSFAS for student loans and bursaries is not enough for the education sector in the country and that has led to the shortage of funds.
Thursday 22 January 2015 08:15
Wits Vice-chancellor, Adam Habib, has warned that legal action will be taken against anyone who resorts to violence and destruction.
Friday 9 January 2015 11:17
The recent shooting at the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has spawned a debate regarding the freedom of expression.
Tuesday 6 January 2015 20:44
Associate Professor at Wits University, Yael Shalem says the National Curriculum and Assessment Policy Statement (CAPS) will hopefully be more stable than Outcomes Based Education (OBE).
Wednesday 11 June 2014 08:00
Just two days after Grahamstown National Arts Festival closes, the Wits 969 Festival opens with 21 of the Grahamstown National Arts Festival shows chosen from the Main and Fringe stages
Thursday 5 June 2014 11:05
Labour Analyst Terry Bell says that cautious optimism has to be exercised with the presence of Mineral Resources Minister Ngoako Ramatlhodi in the striking miners’ wage negotiations.
Tuesday 13 May 2014 00:06
The South African Democratic Teachers Union spokesperson Nomusa Cembi says that the trade union condemns sexual abuse of learners by teachers.
Monday 12 May 2014 08:23
Wits University’s Vice Chancellor and Principal, Adam Habib, says the Democratic Alliance (DA) has to decide its position on the South African political stage.
Tuesday 6 May 2014 20:11
The South African women's hockey team which won the bronze medal at the Champions Challenge in Scotland on Sunday, has been retained for the Hockey World Cup
Tuesday 6 May 2014 12:47
To help unpack how South Africans vote and why we see the results we do, it is useful to consider a matrix of factors that affect voting decisions and election results, writes Susan Booysen.
Monday 5 May 2014 17:02
The Johannesburg Planetarium says there will be a small meteor shower called the Eta-Aquariids peaking before dawn on Tuesday.