Cape Town - A Cape Town pupil in custody for allegedly shooting two fellow pupils apparently kept the pistol with him the whole day, the Cape Times reported on Thursday.
Oaklands High School pupils had seen the 14-year-old boy play with the gun during break time.
"He brought the gun to school and had it in his bag during class time. At first break he and some of his friends were playing with it. I saw him in the taxi…Continue
Added by Bronwyn Newman on February 7, 2013 at 14:04 — No Comments
I was totally shocked to see this morning that my daughter could not get her lunch in her school bag because of all her books and textbooks. No, she is not in High School but only in Grade 6. She was forced to get and extra bag to take her books in.
I asked her why does she have all your books everyday and she said she needs it for homework.
I am shocked to think that there is no management from the teachers that offers the various subjects. She has homework…Continue
A Cape Town’s high school principal’s open letter to South African…Continue
Added by Bronwyn Newman on October 25, 2012 at 13:00 — No Comments
I have decided to appoint Advocate Willem Heath as the new Head of the Special Investigating Unit (SIU) in terms of the Special Investigating Units and Special Tribunals Act of 1996, in order to strengthen the institutional capacity to fight crime and corruption. The appointment is with immediate effect.
The appointment will ease the pressure on Mr Willie Hofmeyr, the Deputy National Director of Public Prosecutions, who has headed the SIU in…Continue
Added by sylvia hammond on November 29, 2011 at 17:19 — No Comments
SOMALIA STARVATION CRISIS
Greetings of Peace
Gift of the Givers puts R5 million high energy nutrition packs and water on standby to respond to Somalia Starvation.
Logistical arrangements underway. Flight arrangements at advanced…Continue
Added by sylvia hammond on July 17, 2011 at 18:43 — No Comments
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