WATCH: #DUTProtest student leaders want Indian employee ejected

#Durban: A protest by student bodies and student leaders of the EFF primarily over the death of the DUT student was held earlier today.

The Student leaders are also calling for the removal of Indira Govender who is the Financial Aid and Scholarships/NSFAS administrator at the university.

A memorandum of demand by the student leaders addressed to the National Prosecuting Authority stated,

The students after assessing progress on many issues, in particular the issue of the student who was killed. The students has noted delays in arresting those who killed the student. 

The Students therefore demand the following: 

  • The securities who killed Mlungisi Madonsela be arrested immediately.
  • The security company and University must be prosecuted.

“Down with Indira, Indira must go!” was being chanted over a hailer as students are unhappy with the Indian employee.

Nabeelah Shaikh who is reporting from the protest site tweeted, “Student leadership tells the crowd all Indians must leave KZN because they think the ⁦@EFFSouthAfrica⁩ is illiterate.”


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