The Gauteng Department of Health says there are no confirmed reports of a swine flu outbreak in the province. The Department is working closely with the National Institute of Communicable Disease to investigate claims of an outbreak.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has shut down a primary school in Krugersdorp on the West Rand after a learner died and several others became sick with flu-like symptoms.
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.
Gauteng Education MEC, Panyaza Lesufi, says the current school laws should be amended to deal with learners who have committed offences.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says classes have been suspended at Forest High School in Turffontein, Johannesburg, after a grade 10 learner was stabbed to death.