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Wits refutes exclusion of students for non-payment

Classes were disrupted at the Braamfontein campus on Monday by students who say they have been excluded from studying, due to non-payment of fees.

A lecture hall was torched, and the university has since launched an investigation into the incident.

Speaking to John Robbie this morning, Acting Vice-Chancellor at Wits University, Professor Andrew Crouch, said that the university has been re-opened.

He said that the university reached an agreement with students last year, stating that those who signed an acknowledgment of debt will have no interest accrued on their accounts.

Listen to the conversation below:


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