North West school stripped bare, again

Pupils will not be returning to Tirelong Secondary near Rustenburg. Over the holidays, criminals made off with electricity cables, doors, taps, computers - and even the roof. Elias Malindi, of the North West Department of Education, speaks to #eNCA Courtesy #DStv403

RUSTENBURG - Pupils will not be returning to Tirelong Secondary near Rustenburg.

Over the holidays, criminals made off with electricity cables, doors, taps, computers and the roof.

This is not the first time this has happened, nor the second or the third.

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Tirelong Secondary has had to be renovated five times since March 2020.

Authorities are lining up an alternative venue.

North West Department of Education's Elias Malindi says the department is working with the police and community policing forums to help bring the perpetrators to book.

Source
eNCA

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