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Naming committee recommends Senate House be renamed Solomon Mahlangu House

- Wits Univesity

Notice from Professor Tawana Kupe, Chairperson of the Naming Committee:

A special meeting of the University's Naming Committee was held today after a call for proposals was issued for the renaming of the University's places and spaces.

This is a key component of the University's Transformation Plan that is being implemented. The Committee considered a number of proposals for the renaming of buildings and spaces at Wits. We will keep you updated on further developments in this regard.

A number of submissions to rename Senate House was reviewed and the Naming Committee unanimously agreed that Senate House should be renamed Solomon Mahlangu House.

This recommendation will be put forward to the relevant governance structures for consideration and ratification as appropriate.