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The Gauteng Department of Education will provide counselling to the family of murdered Soweto teen Sphiwe Sibeko.
The Gauteng education department will on Wednesday release the forensic report into the death of Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi.
At least 16 learners from Vusisizwe Primary School in Soweto were hospitalised after eating expired sweets.
Speaking to News24, the family's legal representative, Ian Levitt, said the report was incomplete and had had no input from the 13-year-old's family.
Two Grade 12 learners from West Ridge High School in Roodepoort in western Johannesburg are suspended after a video of them allegedly engaging in sexual acts goes viral on social media.
A pupil at Ferndale High School in Johannesburg has died after falling from the third floor of the school building.
Just as 2019 was a difficult one for the Gauteng Department of Education, 2020 is proving to be just as hard.
In the video, a young girl is seen pouring a thick white liquid over another girl’s head, and hitting her over the head with the empty carton before walking away.
The principal of the Graceland Education Centre, which murdered Grade 9 pupil Laticia Princes Jansen attended, has been moved to another post with immediate effect.
The media has been kicked out of a heated meeting between Parktown Boys' High parents and Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi.
Criminals have taken advantage of the current lockdown, vandalising and stealing items at four primary schools and a secondary school in the Vaal.
Acting Gauteng Social Development MEC Panyaza Lesufi has condemned the murder of a four-year-old girl in Soweto, allegedly at the hands of her father.
It's been a difficult start to the 2020 school calendar for Gauteng, with several pupils dying in various tragic accidents. We speak to News24 reporter Sesona Ngqakamba about 13-year-old Enock Mpianzi's drowning. Listen.
The much-anticipated forensic report on the drowning of Grade 8 Parktown Boys' High School pupil Enock Mpianzi has revealed "wrongdoing by those that have been given the mandate to take care of our children".
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is seeking divine intervention following the death of an 11th pupil in the province since the start of the academic year.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi announced the deaths of two pupils over the weekend, bringing the death toll to seven within a single week.
Four pupils have died in Gauteng this week, including a Grade 1 pupil from Hammanskraal who was killed when a goalpost collapsed on him on Wednesday.
Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says it has been a roller-coaster month for his department, as he paid respects to the families of teachers who died in a car accident.
Parktown Boys' High School remains one of Gauteng's best schools and will not be shut down, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi has said at the memorial service for Enock Mpianzi..
The Gauteng Department of Education has appointed an independent law firm to investigate Enoch Mpianzi's death, due to inconsistencies in "alleged facts" surrounding the turn of events at the camp.
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