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Three learners from other schools seen on footage of stabbed Mondeor High learner incident

JOHANNESBURG, March 13 – Gauteng Education member of the executive council (MEC),Panyaza Lesufi, on Wednesday, said there were three other pupils from other schools seen on camera footage from the scene after a Mondeor High School pupil was stabbed, but Lesufi did not want to speculate on whether they were involved. Lesufi said that camera […]

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Gauteng Education MEC welcomes Concourt ruling on Hoërskool Overvaal

JOHANNESBURG, July 27  – Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi on Friday said the adverse court ruling he suffered only challenged the administration of the department and not non-racialism. “It says the timelines that we gave people were ignored. It challenges the administration of the department and not non-racialism,” said Lesufi while visiting Hoërskool Overvaal – […]

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Maile, Tau, and Lesufi contest Gauteng ANC deputy chairmanship

JOHANNESBURG, July 21 – The battle for Gauteng African National Congress deputy chairman is between education MEC Panyaza Lesufi, former Johannesburg mayor Parks Tau, and economic development MEC Lebogang Maile at the provincial conference currently under way in Irene, Tshwane. Acting provincial chairman David Makhura was elected unopposed in the early hours of Saturday. More […]

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English speaking children rejected by Hoërskool Overvaal now at another school – MEC Lesufi

VEREENIGING, January 17 – Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi on Wednesday said the 55 learners turned away from the Hoërskool Overvaal in Vereeniging have been taken in at the Riverside High School, about 15 km away. “We resolved to accommodate them in one area, while we are still dealing with the challenges of the law. After persuading each other, […]