Since the lockdown began some two months ago, millions of South African learners have been forced to receive their education through screens, via eLearning platforms, radio or TV as normal classroom learning is not an option.
Two learners have been killed and two others critically injured after a food delivery truck crashed into a wall at the Lekgolo Primary School in Mamaila outside Elim in Limpopo.
The Congress of Traditional leaders is encouraging learners to take up courses that will help improve the lives of ordinary communities in rural areas when they finish their studies.
Tertiary institutions have opened for registration of new students. Learners, especially from rural areas, who passed well in 2019, have committed to ploughing back to their communities after their studies
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.