Pupil warned teacher about Keamohetswe’s body in pool – twice
A report on the Gauteng pupil’s drowning has found instances of negligence among staff
On the January 14, Keamohetswe Seboko, 13, was accompanied to his new home, Laerskool Bekker Primary School hostel in Magaliesburg, by his mother and uncle. He would be found dead at the bottom of the school’s swimming pool 24 hours later.
After the news of his untimely death broke, the Gauteng department of education (GDE) instructed law firm Ndobela Lamola Incorporated to investigate the circumstances.
The report was handed over to the family last week and shows a pupil twice alerted a teacher to seeing the boy’s body in the swimming pool before the educator reacted...