NARI Reporter

2019-01-25 13:37:38 -


EFF PROTESTING AT PRESIDENT HIGH, RIDGEWAY AFTER FIGHT VIDEO GONE VIRAL...

A Video showing two learners of President High in Ridgeway fight, has gone viral on social media. Both learners caught fighting on video, have been suspended & will appear before a disciplinary process on 31 January 2019.

One member of the public who chose not to be named said: "I can't understand why a political party must come here and disrupt


everything. It's 2 youngsters who fight, Boys will be boys. Can someone tell the EFF that this is not a racist incident", the member said.

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Four SAPS vehicles have arrived at the school moments ago - SAPS are currently on scene at President High.

EFF members are protesting at President High in Ridgeway and according to a source, the children are not allowed to leave the school.

Gauteng MEC for Education, Lesufi cautioned against jumping into conclusion prior to the disciplinary hearing, as it would provide more details about what transpired. Also expressed concern about learners fighting, surrounded by a crowd and no one tries to intervene to stop the incident.

MEC Lesufi has condemned the fight, saying that schools are no place for violent behaviour.