Solutions to solving crisis of school violence hard to find

Johannesburg – A school should be a place where the safety of both learners and educators is guaranteed. However, it has turned into a place of horror as many witnessed their schoolmates lose their lives at the hands of another pupil.

Violence and crime issues have become prominent concerns in the last few years. The increasing rate of school violence has left many communities wounded, rendered some parents childless and left educators fearing for their lives.

Over 10 cases have recently been reported where another fatally stabbed a fellow pupil. The latest case is that of a General Smuts High School pupil in Vereeniging where a learner was stabbed to death on his way to a taxi…

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