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South African police clash with Wits students over fees

Students clash with South African police at Johannesburg's University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa, October 4,2016. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

BBC footage captures the moment South African police fire stun grenades and rubber bullets to disperse a student protesters at Wits University.

The prestigious Johannesburg university is one of many in the country to have been hit by recent protests over government plans to increase tuition fees by up to 8%.

The BBC’s Milton Nkosi reports from the scene.

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