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South African Students Vow To Fight White Supremacy

AFRICANGLOBE - The UCT #RhodesMustFall Student Movement is an independent collective of students who have come together with the aim of subverting white supremacy and institutional racism at UCT. The removal of the statue will not be the end of this movement, but rather the beginning of the decolonisation of the university.

Bringing Down Cecil John Rhodes’ Statue

AFRICANGLOBE - The students and staff members who walk past the statue of Cecil Rhodes everyday, and perceive its continued existence as a deep insult, a symbol of all that is wrong with UCT and with South Africa — the failure of racial transformation, the power of white privilege, and the persistence of racial subordination.

Outrage in South Africa Over University’s ‘Most Attractive Race’ Poll

AFRICANGLOBE - The University of Cape Town has issued a formal apology for printing a survey that they claimed showed results of who is the most attractive race. The concluded that White people were the most attractive. African people the least desirable.

South African University in Global Deal to Develop Medicines

AFRICANGLOBE - The University of Cape Town's Drug Discovery and Development Centre (H3-D) is to collaborate with global pharmaceutical firm Novartis to narrow the gap between science and clinical research in order to develop medicines to treat patients in Africa.

University of Cape Town Awarded Best Business School In Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - At the recently concluded 5th Eduniversal World Convention of the Best Business Schools, the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business...