VAAL TRIANGLE - The minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga, is presiding over the commemoration of Mandela Month at Jet Nteo High in Boipatong and Emmanuel Primary in Sharpeville, Vaal Triangle, today. This forms part of the Ministerial Roadshows aimed at providing timely interventions to challenges faced by schools. The department’s spokesperson, Terence Khala, says each school will receive a donation of gardening equipment and fertilisers, including a R20,000 donation by MIET Africa to help schools with winter essentials. As part of the commemoration, a #NelsonMandela exhibition has been set up, with learners being taken through Madiba's journey to becoming the globally respected and highly regarded political figure that he was.
PHOTOS: (Basic Education Department)