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Covid-19 lockdown chaos for homeless people left in limbo

Bullets also fired indiscriminately at people in the inner city, homeless or not

Teachers, lodge were negligent in Mpianzi’s death — report

Detailing the terror of children struggling without lifejackets after their rafts broke apart, the report said that teachers were distracted and contributed to the death of a learner

Lesufi suspends Parktown Boys’ principal after student’s death

Malcolm Williams has been suspended following the death of grade 8 learner Enoch Mpianzi

We are failing our children

Ten infants died at Tembisa hospital at the end of last year. The health department tells us this it is more...

Parents must participate in schools to protect their children

Last week my helper’s daughter started grade 8 at a girls’ high school in Soweto.

We need to ask awkward questions about our schools

Ignore the language used in brochures and on open days and be vigilant about the details

Former Parktown Boys’ High School assistant coach gets 23 years in jail

Collan Rex pleaded guilty to 144 counts of sexual assault and 12 counts of common assault

More trauma for abused schoolboys

Parktown Boys’ High parents are angry with the way social workers have handled the case

Schools must take the long walk of reform

Many private and former Model C schools may look good, but they are rotten to the core

Parktown Boys’ teacher to be held accountable for alleged racist rant

An art teacher, who has resigned from the school, allegedly threatened to blow up the boarding house and referred to his pupils as monkeys

Parktown boys assault case dropped

A case against a group of Parktown Boys high school pupils facing assault charges related to an initiation ceremony has been struck of the court roll.

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