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President Jacob Zuma: Address at Multi Stakeholder Forum on Universities

Address by President Jacob Zuma at the Multi-Stakeholder Forum on the crisis in Universities, Emperors Palace, Kempton Park. Fellow South Africans, Good morning to you all. We...

NMMU UPDATE – student assembly on 3 October

The need to address the funding crunch, the resultant need for substantial financial aid particularly for students from poor and the so-called “missing middle”...

Free education but not for arts students?

by Jessica Glendinning On the day of the apocalypse when doctors and engineers have ceased to be relevant there will still be artists struggling to...

FAQs on the NMMU university shutdown

When will the University open? The University will open once we are assured that staff and students can safely return to an environment that is...

JCPS Cluster on situation at institutions of higher learning

Below is a statement of the Justice, Crime Prevention & Security Cluster (JCPS) on the situation at institutions of higher learning. On 29 September 2016, the President...

President Zuma calls for calm on campuses

President Jacob Zuma has called for calm and restraint at all higher education campuses across the country. President Zuma said on Thursday that he was...

NMMU – Letter to all parents and guardians

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University sincerely apologises that university operations have been disrupted in spite of our best efforts to prevent this. We are acutely aware...

NMMU – UPDATE to staff and students

Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) sincerely hopes that classes will resume and that the 2016 academic year will be completed as planned.  Management is...

NMMU – Management’s full response to petitions

Management at Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU) acknowledges receipt of petitions submitted by various student formations in Port Elizabeth and George.  After reading the...

NMMU #FeesMustFall student demands

Below are the four memoranda received from four different student formations at NMMU being the SRC, the George Campus Student Council, the student FMF...

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