The North-West University mourns the passing of its student

The North-West University (NWU) is saddened by the passing of a 20-year-old student at the Mahikeng Campus in the afternoon of Tuesday, 26 July 2022. The student’s next of kin have been informed, and some family members have already been on the scene where they were accompanied by members of the South African Police Services (SAPS). Ms Mmathabo Cornelia Sesinyi, a first-year BA Communication student was a resident at the GaTholo off-campus residence. The SAPS have commenced with investigations and would be best suited to answer any questions regarding this tragic incident.

We send our condolences to Ms Sesinyi’s family, fellow students, and friends.

Issued by NWU Corporate Relations and Marketing

Enquiries: Louis Jacobs 082 901 6435


Submitted on Wed, 07/27/2022 - 13:09