Three 17-year-old learners are expected to appear in the Postmansburg Magistrate’s Court in the Northern Cape following the killing of a fellow learner who was allegedly attacked at Blinkklip secondary school.
Gauteng Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, has expressed shock and concern over the way in which learners handle conflict situations, which in some cases results in fatalities.
Police in Limpopo have arrested two learners following the discovery of the body of a 17-year-old teenager, who was believed to be pregnant, at a dumping site in the Mokopane CBD.
The South African Democratic Teachers Union (Sadtu) says the looming shutdown by learners on Monday will negatively affect schooling.
A group of learners in schools around Mbombela in Mpumalanga re-enacted the event of the Lowveld Massacre which took place 33 years ago at KaBokweni.