A total of 143 schools in northern KwaZulu-Natal find themselves battling to get learners to school due to the lack of scholar transport, according to the IFP.
IFP CONCERNED ABOUT LACK OF SCHOLAR TRANSPORT FOR 143 SCHOOLS
The IFP in the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature cited concerns about the failure of the KZN Department of Education to provide scholar transport to learners in uMkhanyakude District.
“There are currently 143 schools without scholar transport,” said IFP’s KZN Provincial Spokesperson for Education, Thembeni Madlopha-Mthethwa recounting what she says was said by the former KZN MEC for Education, Kwazi Mshengu, to a Parliamentary Question submitted by her.
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