Durban - A student and a journalist were arrested during protests that broke out on the University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Westville campus on Friday.
Details of the arrests were unclear, but police spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Thulani Zwane confirmed that there had been an arrest, but he could not provide further details.
News24 journalist Kaveel Singh was arrested and was taken to the Westville police station.
“I’ve been detained by [the] police with a student and am being taken to a police station @News24 #FeesMustFall #UKZN,” he said on social media platform Twitter.
It is understood that police fired stun grenades and began dispersing the crowds that had gathered.