UJ suspends registrations after stampede Kills One

One person was killed in the stampede, university spokesperson Herman Esterhuizen confirmed.

“There was a person that was deceased,” said Esterhuizen.

One person has also been critically injured. Both are mothers of potential students.

Further details would be released at a media briefing at the university after 10:00.

The critically injured woman has been taken to Charlotte Maxeke hospital, Netcare 911 spokesperson Jeff Wicks said.