Limited school after pupil stabbed to death at Sebokeng school


JOHANNESBURG – Schooling at the Thuto-Tiro Comprehensive School in Sebokeng will be limited as pupils and staff deal with the shock of a brutal murder in a classroom.A grade nine pupil was stabbed with a pair of scissors allegedly by a schoolmate on Monday. A pupil was arrested after the stabbing.

It’s understood the pupils were waiting for a teacher to arrive for the next subject when the incident happened.Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi said the department was reviewing its school safety plan.“When something of this nature happens, then we review everything. The school safety plan needs to be reviewed. We will also check whether there was any supervision in the classroom.”

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