Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, is updating the nation on the progress of her department since the reopening of schools in the COVID-19 environment. On Monday, a second batch of learners is scheduled to return to class.
The Educators Union of South Africa has called for the sacking of Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.
The Educators Union of South Africa (EUSA) has given President Cyril Ramaphosa two months to fire Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says learners and teachers are adjusting well to the COVID-19 environment in schools since they re-opened on Monday.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she has received reports that confirm the readiness for classes to resume for Grade 7s and Grade 12s across the country on Monday.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says 97.6% of public schools are ready to receive learners from Monday. Motshekga was addressing a media conference from Pretoria.
Western Cape schools reopened last Monday for Grade 7s and 12s, learners in other provinces are expected to go back to class on Monday.
The Department of Basic Education says matric exams that were expected to be written in the middle of this year, have been postponed.
Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga is briefing the media on the readiness for the reopening of schools.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga is expected to give reasons why schools could not be reopened on Monday, as it was announced.