Arsonists condemned after CPUT torched overnight

Damages are now being assessed after to two buildings were set alight at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology’s (CPUT) Bellville campus.

A building at the Cape Town campus was also torched, and classes have been suspended across all campuses.

The arson attacks occurred overnight and it's alleged that protesting students are responsible.

Officials have opened a case of attempted murder after two guards were allegedly locked inside a burning building.

University management has also squashed speculation that one of security guards passed away.

Meanwhile, South Africans on social media have strongly condemned the arson attacks.

Below are some Twitter reactions:

Read More
Consumer Commission may probe Ford's conduct after Kuga recalled

Consumer Commission may probe Ford's conduct after Kuga recalled

The Consumer Commission says drivers should continue to lodge their complaints as Ford is still liable for any losses due to fire.

SA 'sluggish response' to Iraqi intel on terror bomber - ambassador

SA 'sluggish response' to Iraqi intel on terror bomber - ambassador

Iraqi ambassador Saad Kindeel says SA government dragging its heels to sign memorandum of understanding with Iraq for information.

Search for missing SA photojournalist continues in Syria

Search for missing SA photojournalist continues in Syria

South African photojournalist Shiraaz Mohamed has been missing for six days in war-torn Syria after being taken by armed men.

Oxfam: world leaders need to tackle wealth disparity through policy changes

Oxfam: world leaders need to tackle wealth disparity through policy changes

The gap between the rich and poor appears to be far greater than feared, reveal Oxfam findings.

Ford Kuga drivers fear for their kids' lives as cases pile up, says journo

Ford Kuga drivers fear for their kids' lives as cases pile up, says journo

Times senior reporter Graeme Hosken explains that a number of Kuga models are implicated, not limited to the 1.6 litre Ecoboost.

Lamberts Bay 'Kreef Fees' cancelled

Lamberts Bay 'Kreef Fees' cancelled

Endangered crayfish meant back to the drawing board for popular Lambert's Bay Kreef Fees, replacing it with a market day.

Popular articles
Hooters introduces 'angel shots' to rescue women from dangerous dates

Hooters introduces 'angel shots' to rescue women from dangerous dates

Hooters SA has introduced the ‘Order an Angel Shot’ initiative for female customers who are feeling unsafe during a date.

Naked Scientist explains why mosquitoes 'discriminate' who they bite

Naked Scientist explains why mosquitoes 'discriminate' who they bite

Dr Chris Smith explains why some people are more desirable than others to mosquitoes.

5 red flags to spot a Netcare job scam

5 red flags to spot a Netcare job scam

Don't fall prey to a fake job scam circulating on social media, warns healthcare group Netcare. Here's what to look out for.

Listeners ask ‘why not use drones to fight fire?’ A drone expert answers…

Listeners ask ‘why not use drones to fight fire?’ A drone expert answers…

The CEO of IntegriSense & DroneClouds on the issue of using drones to fight fires in and around Cape Town.

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

3 emergency numbers you should have on speed dial and how they work

These are the emergency numbers you should have on your cellphone and this is what you must understand about how they work.