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Several students arrested at UFS
Violence broke out after students rejected management's response to their demands.
BLOEMFONTEIN – Scores of students have been arrested at the University of the Free State after violence broke out shortly after students rejected management's response to their demands. (Edited by Refilwe Pitjeng)
There have been a number of clashes on campus this week with rugby spectators turning on protestors on Monday evening.
WATCH: Rugby spectators turn on peaceful protesters.
Police have used stun grenades and rubber bullets to disperse students on campus, after vowing that they will make campus ungovernable, until Jansen is removed.
Students tried to vandalise a statue of apartheid leader of MT Steyn but police intervened.
Students then started throwing stones and glass bottles at police and security officers.
A number of students were then arrested.
There are no immediate reports of injuries.
(Edited by Refilwe Pitjeng)