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Hoërskool Rustenburg probes pupils’ Nazi salute during school ...

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Hoërskool Rustenburg probes pupils’ Nazi salute during school karaoke

A TikTok video of four matric prefects giving the salute while singing a German song has gone viral

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North West education department officials will be visiting Hoërskool Rustenburg on Tuesday to probe an incident in which four pupils allegedly gave the Nazi salute during the singing of a German World War 2 song. The province’s education spokesperson Elias Malindi said a detailed response will be given after their investigation is concluded.

In a TikTok video that has gone viral, four of a group of six matric pupils, all of whom are prefects and can seemingly speak German, can be seen on stage raising an outstretched right arm reminiscent of the Heil Hitler signal salute that was used to pay homage to Adolf Hitler.

The German dictator, one of the most reviled figures in history, orchestrated the deaths of an estimated 6-million Jews during the Holocaust in World War 2, between 1941 and 1945...

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