ANCYL offers Gauteng pupils help

2010-08-19 18:28

kalahari.com

  • The ANC Youth League
    The Youth league's foundation in 1944 marked the rise of new generation of leadership of South... Now R90.00
    buy now

Johannesburg - The ANC Youth League in Gauteng wants to ask Education MEC Barbara Creecy how it can help school pupils falling behind during the strike by public servants.

"While we understand their grievances and sympathise with them, we are concerned about the negative effect of the strike on learners," ANCYL Gauteng chairperson Lebogang Maile said in a statement.

It would also ask for an urgent meeting with Education MEC Barbara Creecy to see what it could do to minimise the impact of the strike and would talk to student representative bodies for their input.

Earlier, Creecy delivered thousands of newspaper study aids to pupils in Alexandra and more were expected to be delivered to others soon.

The ANCYL Gauteng said ideas so far included mobilising unemployed graduates to work with parents, community leaders and school governing bodies to help the pupils with their studies.

It condemned the violence and intimidation during the strike, and said police should act against the perpetrators.

"We urge all parties concerned to negotiate in good faith and find an amicable settlement to the impasse," said Maile.

- SAPA
Read more on:    ancyl  |  nomvula mokonyane  |  lebogang maile  |  barbara creecy  |  johannesburg  |  strikes
NEXT ON NEWS24X
SHARE:

Read News24’s Comments Policy

 

Inside News24

 
/News
 

Watch: 5 skills to improve your BMX riding

Learn some great skills that will help your riding on the road and on the track.

 
 

Where were you when you last felt alive?

Tips on how to set your fitness goals
This all-terrain vehicle is badass!
The TRUTH about painkillers and exercise
WIN! Where were you when you last felt alive?

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Magical Massinga

Spend 5 nights at the gorgeous Massinga Beach Lodge in Mozambique and only pay for 4 from R13 220 per person sharing. Includes return flights, accommodation, transfers and romantic turndown. Book now!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Save up to R1000 on Hisense smartphones!

View the large range of Hisense smartphones. Buy today and save up to R1000!

Deal of the week!

Save R1200 on the Samsung 48” smart full HD LED television now only R8799. Buy now!

Toys 4 for the price of 3

Buy 4 toys and get the cheapest FREE! Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

Mind blowing prices – As seen on TV

Get mind blowing prices on 1000’s of products! Shop now.

Save 20% on Nivea beauty products!

Buy any two Nivea beauty products and save 20%. Offer valid while stocks last. Shop now!

OLX Free Classifieds [change area]

Samsung Galaxy s4

Mobile, Cell Phones in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 24

Best bargain in big bay

Real Estate, Houses - Apartments for Sale in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

VW Golf 6, 1.6 Trendline (Excellent condition)

Vehicles, Cars in South Africa, Western Cape, Cape Town. Date October 25

Horoscopes
Aquarius
Aquarius

There is a strong social and romantic overtone that plays its way into your day. It may get stronger later in the day when the...read more

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.








Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.