Johannesburg - Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi will on Friday visit the Queens High School in Johannesburg after a teacher at the school was accused of sexual assault.
On Thursday, a single woman staged a protest outside the school. Her protest, which had the woman carrying a placard with the words ‘Your Daughter Is Not Safe The Principal Protects Sexual Predators’.
A video of the woman was shot and posted to social media, alerting the MEC to the woman’s protest.
In the video, the unidentified woman said: “There are girls that have come forward to my group. They have come out and said they have been assaulted by a teacher at this exact school. They have tried to report it, but they have been given excuses over and over again. Apparently, the principal has been protecting the teacher.
“All I am doing here is standing in peace, I am not fighting with nobody. These girls do not have a voice and I will be a voice for them, whether I get arrested I don’t care, whether I die, I don’t care,” said the woman.