JOHN DLUDLU: State still fumbling around while students face uncertainty
Policymakers have not learnt from the #FeesMustFall protests and the response to this year’s unrest remains inept and unimaginative
Year in, year out, South Africans witness the same dramatic scenes: students protesting at tertiary education institutions and skirmishes with police and security officers.
This year is no different, and will be remembered for the death of an innocent bystander, Mthokozisi Ntumba, and an attempted cover-up by public order police. Only this Monday were the culprits arrested...