Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekega is providing an update on the schools' state of readiness. #DStv403
JOHANNESBURG - Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, says her department is ready for schools to reopen on Monday.
But, she says President Cyril Ramaphosa will give the final go-ahead.
Motshekga was giving an update on school readiness earlier.
"On the opening of schools as a sector we had countless consultations to deliberate on the school opening, depending on the President's confirmation tomorrow when he has his family meeting, we want to report that as a sector we are ready... but again the president will confirm tomorrow," she said.
Schools are scheduled to reopen on Monday.
Pupils have been on a break for three weeks after their two weeks school holiday was extended under level four lockdown regulations.