Pupil ‘planned to shoot three teachers’ at Primrose Primary, says Gauteng education MEC  

--:--
Gauteng education MEC Matome Chiloane says the grade 6 pupil who allegedly shot a school principal was also allegedly intending to shoot two  other teachers. Chiloane visited the school in Germiston after the incident on Friday.The MEC said the pupil was allegedly planning to shoot the principal, deputy principal and a teacher.According to Chiloane the pupil was a "troublesome" child. 

The principal is in hospital recovering.The teenager will appear in a local magistrate’s court soon to face an attempted murder charge. 
19 Feb 4AM English South Africa News · Daily News

Other recent episodes

Almost 700 government officials found guilty of corruption in past five years: NPA

About 700 government officials have been found guilty of corruption in the past five years, according to the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA). National Director of Public Prosecutions advocate Shamila Batohi and NPA executive committee members held a media briefing on Wednesday. Batohi said in complex corruption cases guilty pleas are rare. 
24 Apr 8AM 4 min

Malema changes tune on vote rigging as elections loom

EFF leader Julius Malema claims load-shedding will be implemented when vote counting starts and votes will be stolen. When counting starts after the May 29 national and provincial elections, stage 6 load-shedding will be implemented, according to Malema. “They must find you ready, that’s why I’m telling you this, I’m…
23 Apr 5AM 2 min

Fight fire with fire: Malema says criminals must live in fear

EFF leader Julius Malema says the language criminals understand is violence and police should fight fire with fire so offenders live in fear. He said the rate of crimes such as murder, gender based violence and rape is staggering and criminals have declared war on law-abiding citizens. "Today law-abiding citizens…
22 Apr 1PM 4 min

Expert confirms communication between Meyiwa accused 

Cellphone data analyst Gideon Gouws confirmed communication between the five men accused of murdering football star Senzo Meyiwa.  The evidence ties in with that of previous witness, police cellphone analyst Col Lambertus Steyn. Gouws was asked to analyse data downloaded from Bongani Ntanzi and Sifisokuhle Ntuli's cellphones to check if there…
17 Apr 10AM 5 min