First day of second term 'peaceful' even as unions raise concerns

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The Department of Basic Education (DBE) says the first day of the second school term went well, with no worrying reports of incidents. 

Department spokesperson Elijah Mhlanga said the department was happy it was peaceful and hoped schools would improve from the energy they showed in the first term and work faster to ensure schools complete the curriculum on time. 

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