Angie Motshekga responds to criticism: I have not lost touch with reality

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Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she has not lost touch with the reality poor communities face. Picture: (GCIS)
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she has not lost touch with the reality poor communities face. Picture: (GCIS)

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Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says she has not lost touch with the reality poor communities face.

Motshekga, who has been widely criticised for reopening schools during the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic, says she grew up in a township and has not abandoned her roots.

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