Schools try to rise, unaided, from arson ashes

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Schools try to rise, unaided, from arson ashes

Education department says it hasn’t got enough funds to help repair damage from lockdown arson attacks

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On April 6, an explosion rang out at a Soshanguve, Pretoria, school.

Moments later, the administration block was ablaze. Amogelang Secondary School was on fire.

Despite firefighters’ best efforts, there was “nothing to salvage”, said Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi at the time...

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