Covid-19: A surge in teacher deaths as 300 more succumb to pandemic

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Apart from the deaths, 11 of the Eastern Cape’s education districts had been hard hit by infections. Picture: OJ Koloti, Gallo Images
Apart from the deaths, 11 of the Eastern Cape’s education districts had been hard hit by infections. Picture: OJ Koloti, Gallo Images

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Since schools closed, more than 300 teachers and supporting staff have succumbed to Covid-19.

At least 162 of the deaths were in the Eastern Cape alone.

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