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During the launch of the new name and the reveal of the rebrand, various speeches we made by various university stakeholders. Watch them here.


                                 Welcoming: Professor Derrick Swartz, Vice-Chancellor                                   Address by Ms Santie Botha, Chancellor


                                  Address by Mr Pedro Mzileni, SRC Representative                           Address by Mr Luziko Koti, Nelson Mandela Foundation


                                Address by Mr Nqaba Nqandela, representing the                                                Address by Mr Athol Trollip,

                                       Minister of Higher Education & Training                                                Executive Mayor of Nelson Mandela Bay


                      Address by Adv George Bizos, Nelson Mandela Foundation Trustee        Reveal of the new name & brand featuring the University's Choir


                      Address by Justic Dikgang Moseneke, Former Deputy Chief Justice         Address by Justic Ronnie Pillay, Chair of the University Council 

Key Note Address by Deputy President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa