Three Nelson Mandela University students died in separate incidents at the weekend.
NMU SA Students’ Congress regional secretary Athi Sityata confirmed the deaths.”In one of them, a male student drowned at about 3:30am in the swimming pool at the Veritas Residence on South Campus. In the other, a male student (allegedly) stabbed his roommate at their off-campus residence in Govan Mbeki Avenue.”
NMU spokesperson, Zandile Mbabela said “NMU is deeply saddened at the news of the passing of three students.” She referred further questions to the police.
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