Number of Gauteng schools vandalised, robbed since lockdown has spiked to 55

2020-04-13 11:38

At least 15 more schools in Gauteng have been burgled in the past few days, the Gauteng Department of Education has announced.

'I'm emotionally drained' - Lesufi on deaths of two more Gauteng pupils

2020-02-17 14:26

A weary-looking Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says he is 'emotionally drained' following the deaths of two more pupils.

12 pupils hospitalised after eating cookies laced with drugs at Gauteng school, woman arrested

2020-02-15 16:26

A 21-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly selling cakes laced with narcotic substances to pupils at a Soweto school, Gauteng police say.

UPDATE | Missing Parktown Boys' pupil last seen when makeshift raft overturned in river

2020-01-17 10:24

Enock Mpianzi, the 13-year-old Parktown Boys' High School pupil who went missing at a Grade 8 orientation camp near Brits in North West, was last seen when a makeshift raft he and other boys were on overturned on the Crocodile River.

Gauteng achieves highest percentage of bachelors passes since 1994

2020-01-08 18:55

Gauteng has achieved the highest percentage of bachelors passes since 1994, with 44.46% of matric students achieving a bachelors pass in the province, Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says.


Lockdown: Gauteng's homeless people 'have rights' and won't be forced into shelters - Lesufi

2020-03-27 12:12

Homeless people in Tshwane and Johannesburg will not be forced to move into shelters during the 21-day lockdown, according to Gauteng's acting social development MEC Panyaza Lesufi.

Gauteng education dept has received forensic report into Enock Mpianzi death – Lesufi

2020-02-16 13:14

The Gauteng education department has received the much-anticipated forensic investigation report into the drowning of Grade 8 Parktown Boys' High pupil Enock Mpianzi, MEC Panyaza Lesufi says.

UPDATE | Gauteng pupil arrested in connection with viral bullying video says sorry

2020-01-31 08:42

A girl accused of bullying a fellow pupil at Modiri Secondary School in Ga-Rankuwa, north of Pretoria, has been arrested, according to the Gauteng education department.

Boy goes missing during Parktown Boys orientation camp

2020-01-17 06:26

A Grade 8 boy of Parktown Boys' High School attending an orientation camp at a lodge near Brits in North West has been missing since Thursday morning following a water activity.

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