ANC Slams Arson Attacks at South African University Campuses

African National Congress spokesperson Zizi Kodwa has condemned the torching of several buildings at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology's Bellville and Mowbray campuses in Cape Town. The attacks come after protests over student accommodation, unhappiness over campus security and student safety.



  • South Africa:   CPUT Lecture Theatre Targeted By Arsonists

    News24Wire, 20 September 2017

    A lecture theatre at the Cape Town campus of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) was set alight on Wednesday, after similar attacks at the institution's Mowbray and… Read more »

  • South Africa:   Nehawu Condemns CPUT Arson Attacks

    COSATU, 21 September 2017

    The National Education Health and Allied Workers' Union [NEHAWU] condemns the arson attacks that has occurred at the Cape Peninsula University [CPUT]. Buildings in three campuses… Read more »

  • South Africa:   ANC Condemns Torching of University Buildings

    News24Wire, 20 September 2017

    The ANC has condemned in "the harshest possible terms" the torching of several buildings of the Cape Peninsula University of Technology's (CPUT) campuses in Bellville and Mowbray. Read more »

  • South Africa:   University Facilities Burnt in Arson Attacks

    News24Wire, 20 September 2017

    The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) has again been targeted by arsonists, with its Mowbray and Bellville campuses coming under attack in the early hours of Wednesday… Read more »

A staff room at CPUT Mowbray campus after an arson attack.

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