Wits hosts a memorial service for the lives lost in Limpopo crash.
Wits has spent the past week mourning the death of seven students killed in a car accident while returning from a religious gathering in Limpopo. The university held a commemoration service in their honour on Tuesday night.
Students united in singing songs of mourning. Photo: Nadia Omar
Those gathered listen to tributes from those who knew the students. Photo: Nadia Omar
Students lit candles to commemorate the lives lost. Photo: Nadia Omar
A mourning crowd gathered outside the Great Hall. Photo: Nadia Omar
A moment of remembrance before the candles were blown out. Photo: Nadia Omar
A moment of silence is taken to remember the Limpopo Seven. Photo: Nadia Omar
A card reads “In solidarity with our brothers & sisters. Remember 1 May 2016”, placed in front of the Great Hall. Photo: Nadia Omar