Police rescue deputy minister from angry students

BUSHBUCKRIDGE – Chaos erupted at Mapulaneng Tvet college immediately after the deputy minister of higher education and training, Mduduzi Manana addressed thousands of learners from schools around the area on the importance of Tvet colleges.

The students demanded to speak to the minister on issues affecting the college. Manana told them that he was at the college to introduce the Tvet month to learners and could only address students if they behave appropriately.

Manana was escorted by police.

The police returned after a while, but were met with students who started throwing stones at them.

In retaliation, they fired rubber bullets and teargas to disperse the crowd.

 

  AUTHOR
Mpumalanga News

find your
dream home

looking for an
affordable
apartment

List your Property

It's easy in only three
simple steps...

find professional
services in
your area

Locate a business
operating in
your area

List your Business

Want more customers? They're online right now, searching for businesses like yours. Place your ad now...

Latest News

COMMENTS

Top
Recommended Story x
Premier Mabuza lashes out at Marite parents

Thanx for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our FREE newsletter
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.




SELECT your titles:

Barberton Times
Corridor Gazette
Hazyview Herald
Lowvelder
Mpumalanga News
Nelspruit Post
Steelburger News
White River Post


Your details:


Your friends:

I didn't sign up for this
I'd like to see and read more... (Please indicate in comments section below)
I'm relocating (Please indicate where to)
Other