Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says government will soon start with the construction of new schools in both the Vuwani and Malamulele areas in Limpopo.
With just over a month to go until tertiary student hopefuls sit for their matric exams, the Department of Basic Education says it's all systems go for this year’s Grade 12 National Senior Certificate examinations.
Mugoidwa Secondary School in the Tshivulana Village in Vuwani, Limpopo, was set alight on Tuesday night in an act of vandalism.
The Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) on Vuwani has welcomed the plans put in place to assist matriculants with preparations for their final year examinations, says the Ministry of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA).
President Jacob Zuma has called on the nation to undertake some serious introspection and come up with solutions to solve the challenge of violent protests.
The Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) Ministry says government will be deploying 74 mobile classrooms to all affected schools in Vuwani and surrounding areas in Limpopo.
The Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) established to oversee the return to normality in Vuwani and surrounding areas and traditional leaders of volatile Tshimbupfe Central have unanimously agreed to reopen all schools in the area.
Teaching and learning are in full swing at all public schools at Ha-Nesengani village, outside Vuwani, in Limpopo.
The Ministry of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA) says residents in Vuwani and surrounding areas want children to return to school.
Learners from all schools in the jurisdiction of Ha-Nesengani, outside Vuwani, will return to their respective schools on Thursday.