It could cost hundreds of millions of rand to rebuild schools and repair damage in Vuwani, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga said.
DNA tests on the seven Wits students killed in a minibus accident in Limpopo last weekend have not been concluded as yet.
The Higher Education Transformation Network has urged the people of Vuwani to find better ways to express their grievances.
Eight more people have been arrested in connection with the torching of over 20 schools in the Vhembe district, Limpopo police said
King Toni Mphephu Ramabulana has come out in support of his subjects’ protest in the Vuwani area, but has drawn the line at violence.
Twenty-three schools as well as other public buildings were torched and vandalised across the Vhembe district during protests this week.
Fifteen people have been arrested following a week-long protest that resulted in the torching of 23 schools across the Vhembe district in Limpopo.
Government officials are scrambling to find ways to quell the fiery protests in Vuwani, Limpopo, after 23 schools were torched or damaged.
Twenty-three schools have been damaged or torched by protesters in Vuwani - and now some locals are taking action.
President Zuma used his reply to his budget speech in Parliament to “condemn in the strongest terms” the burning down of schools in Vuwani.
Bokoni Platinum Mines management said they were willing to meet with protesting residents of Atok who are demanding the company ...
A task team consisting of various MECs is meeting to discuss the way forward after 17 schools have been burnt by protesters in Vuwani, Limpopo.
Schoolchildren walked the streets aimlessly this morning, contemplating their future after 17 schools and their records were reduced to ash.
Police in Vuwani say that the situation was calm but tense after angry residents caused mayhem and torched 17 schools.
Two more schools have been burnt in Vuwani in the ongoing protest over demarcation, bringing the total number of schools torched to 15.