Four young South Africans studying at a Hoërskool President in Ridgeway, were suspended. The decision was made after the fight with their participation, recorded on video.
The video outraged social media users. Many of them called it racist because of the participation of black and white students.
Earlier, Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi visited the school in Johannesburg, met with the management and pupils’ parents.
So, Education MEC did not come to the conclusion, what has caused a fight.
It is known, that a similar incident occurred in Vereeniging. The Ministry should visit the school soon to investigate the case.