Yet more skeletons in bully school’s closet

News

Yet more skeletons in bully school’s closet

Mbilwi Secondary School is once again under scrutiny after allegations of a teacher dating a 16-year-old matric pupil

Journalist

A school where a pupil recently committed suicide after being beaten and bullied by a fellow pupil has been caught up in another scandal, after allegations that a teacher dated a matric pupil in 2019.

The Limpopo provincial education department has also confirmed to Sunday Times Daily that Nyambeni Lidzhade, the principal of Mbilwi Secondary School in Limpopo, where the bullying occurred, is being investigated for inflicting corporal punishment on a pupil.

The incident involving Lidzhade’s use of corporal punishment is unrelated to the case in which Lufuno Mavhunga, a grade 10 pupil at the school, took her own life after being bullied and beaten by a fellow pupil on April 12...

This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

Sunday Times Daily

If you have already registered or subscribed, please sign in to continue.

Questions or problems?
Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.

Previous Article