Walter Sisulu University of Technology (WSU) operations were completely shut down on Tuesday over National Student Financial Aid Scheme (Nsfas) funding. University spokesperson Yonela Tukwayo confirmed that students from Buffalo City and Nelson Mandela campuses removed university staff from the buildings, demanding that the university register students who did not have Nsfas confirmation for funding.

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