PUPILS FLATTEN SCHOOL IN PROTEST

Rioting pupils at Sakhikamva High School in Nompumelelo took their protest action to another level yesterday, and literally brought their school down.

Democratic Alliance education portfolio committee member Edmund van Vuuren said the Education Department “over committed” itself and made promises to many schools, and also f ailed to submit their plans to the portfolio committee on which schools needed urgent priority . He said they did not condone the pupils’ behaviour as there were channels to address grievances .  Read the full story in the Daily Dispatch.