Public Protector probes 'stolen' Gauteng online schools' registration idea

The Office of the Public Protector is investigating a Johannesburg entrepreneur's claim that Gauteng's online school registration system is a stolen concept.

Earlier this year, the Gauteng Department of Education launched an online platform for parents to register their children for placement at schools.

However, the business woman claims she presented her idea to the department in 2012 and has now served them with summons regarding the matter.


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