Barnard further explained that due to the timing of the suspension of Menziwa from the SRC, Afrifourm sees the suspension as “no real action [and] does not carry any weight”.
The memorandum of agreement, which was directed at Vice-Chancellor and Principal Prof. Cheryl de la Rey, was accepted by executive assistant to the vice-chancellor of student affairs, Michelle Viljoen. Viljoen confirmed that the she had received the memorandum of agreement on Prof. de la Rey’s behalf.
The handover comes after Menziwa’s suspension from the SRC on 29 August.
A case of intimidation has been opened at the Brooklyn Police Station by Afriforum Youth. According to Captain Collette Weilbach, the case has been referred to the Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (Hawks) for investigation.