‘Parents sell pupils’ souls’: predatory teachers thrive off poverty
Educators are under investigation for impregnating underage schoolgirls, then using gifts to bribe them into silence
The SA Human Rights Commission is investigating a case of a teacher who is paying maintenance for a baby he fathered with a schoolgirl.
Victor Mavhidula, provincial manager for the SAHRC in Limpopo, confirmed that the matric pupil was impregnated by the teacher when she was 17 years old.
This comes amid recent revelations in the Sunday Times (https://www.timeslive.co.za/sunday-times/news/2021-09-19-ill-never-report-him-he-is-our-saviour-desperate-parents-cover-up-for-school-predators/) about a KwaZulu-Natal teacher who has been bribing the family of a girl he impregnated with cash and groceries every month to prevent them from reporting the matter to the authorities...