Shock report reveals dire conditions

Students at South Africa's universities live in squalid accommodation and often go hungry. Thousands of mainly poor, black students have to live in such appalling conditions that it is a “major miracle” they manage to pass any academic courses at all. (Mail & Guardian 02 Mar 2012)

Institution: 
Mail & Guardian
Type: Newspaper and Opinion pieces
Author: David Macfarlane
Year of Publishing: 2012
Keywords: University accommodation, Higher education, Transformation, Residence infrastructure, Indigent students