Limpopo Edu Dept confirms teen bragging about Themane killing has been arrested
Limpopo MEC of Education spokesperson, Sam Makondo has confirmed that five school pupils allegedly involved in the murder of Thoriso Themane in Polokwane have been arrested.
A group of teenagers alleged to have been involved in the attack took to social media to boast about it.
Makondo says the five suspects includes the pupil featured in the video circulating on social media who can be heard saying that nothing will happen to him because his father is a police officer.
No one is above the law.Sam Makondo, Spokesperson - Limpopo MEC of Education
Makondo says the incident took place at the Flora Park dam outside the school premises.
It is quite a concern and a matter which we need to work together as a society.Sam Makondo, Spokesperson - Limpopo MEC of Education
Alone as a department it is not a matter we can succeed. Parents need to check in the mornings what is in the school bags.Sam Makondo, Spokesperson - Limpopo MEC of Education
The department is discouraging the carrying of dangerous weapons to school but are these things discouraged in the communities?Sam Makondo, Spokesperson - Limpopo MEC of Education
The murder of Thoriso Themane has sparked the #Justiceforthoriso on Twittter.
To hear the rest of the conversation, listen below:
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Limpopo Edu Dept confirms teen bragging about Themane killing has been arrested
Decor & DIY expert and founder of Homedzine.co.za Janice Anderssen says you can't plug your electronic equipment into a generator.Read More
The category 2 cyclone is expected to hit parts of South Africa bringing, with it heavy rain and possible flooding.Read More
Motor Body Repairers’ Association national director Richard Greens says insurers must make information publicly available.Read More
JHB EMS spokesperson Nana Radebe says people inside the factory have been moved out and everyone is safe.Read More
A memorial service will also be held at the GCIS Auditorium in Hatfield, in Tshwane, on Saturday.Read More
The National Planning Commission held a webinar reflecting on some of the work contained in its economic progress review report which was released last month.Read More
Dr Kgopotso Rudolf Mononyane was among the five people on board a helicopter that crashed in Bergville in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday.Read More
Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula said that 31% of the crashes occurred during the curfew between midnight and 6am.Read More
The Act, among other things, prohibits donations to parties by foreign governments or agencies, foreign persons or entities, organs of state or state-owned enterprises.Read More
Minister Mkhize says Dr Rudolph Mononyane delayed the flight, in which four other people also lost their lives, to help Mthembu.Read More