School of Engineering


Prof Mostafa speaks to several media outlets about rebuilding KZN infrastructure.

Professor Mohamed Mostafa discusses the role of Engineering in rebuilding the province following the KZN floods

eNCA interview

Engineers are going to be central to constructing bridges, roads and buildings that can withstand the floods of the future. And we know there will be more extreme weather in years to come with climate change and global warming taking a grip on weather patterns. eNCA speaks to Professor Mohamed Mostafa.

Newzroom Afrika

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala says billions of rands will be required to rebuild the province following the floods. He says most citizens are recovering from post-traumatic stress. A war room has been established to restore services. The cost of damage to school infrastructure in KZN has been estimated at R450 million. UKZN’s Prof Mohamed Mostafa weighs in.

SAfm interview

How difficult is it in practical terms to rebuild some of the infrastructures that was damaged during the KZN floods? SAfm speaks to UKZN’s Prof Mohamed Mostafa on rebuilding bridges and other infrastructure.