Schooling has been disrupted in Katlehong in Ekurhuleni after fake news about child abductions made the rounds. Parents rushed to schools to pick up their children following a message that children were being kidnapped and schools burned.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has shut down 20 bogus schools at Ivory Park in Ekurhuleni.
The Hendrik Verwoerd High School in Pretoria has been renamed Rietondale High School.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says the learners that were involved in a bullying incident at Monument High School in Krugersdorp, west of Johannesburg will have to write to the department in the next 48 hours explaining why they shouldn’t be suspended.
Parents of learners at Thuto Lesedi Secondary School in Vosloorus, east of Johannesburg, want the principal and the school governing body removed.