Steve Mabona News

70 schools in SA red-flagged for structural defects

Spokesperson Steve Mabona said they had encountered several school shut downs after the Hoërskool Driehoek tragedy.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 16, 2019

Stronger measures needed to stop abuse of children at schools, says Lesufi

The department’s spokesperson, Steve Mabona, says, “A consultation must still be done with your labour union, the council itself and ministers from other provinces, including Lesufi.” Earlier this week, a Centurion teacher accused of sexually assaulting dozens of young girls from the Valhalla Primary School was granted R8,000 bail.

EWN , South Africa Feb 15, 2019

Valhalla Primary sex assault case: More charges could be added to teacher's list

According to Gauteng education department spokesperson Steve Mabona, the teacher joined the school in 2017 after being appointed by the school governing body.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 13, 2019

Gauteng Education Dept ‘saddened’ by shooting at Edenvale school

The Education Department’s Steve Mabona says they're providing support for pupils at the school.

EWN , South Africa Feb 12, 2019

Setback for severely injured Hoërskool Driehoek teen

READ: Tears and hugs at Hoërskool Driehoek pupil's funeral Education spokesperson Steve Mabona confirmed that a memorial service for the four would be held at the Kompas Gemeente church in Vanderbijlpark at 15:00.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 11, 2019

Pupils to return to Hoërskool Driehoek ahead of memorial

READ: Tears and hugs at Hoërskool Driehoek pupil's funeral Education spokesperson Steve Mabona confirmed that a memorial for the four would be held at the Kompas Gemeente church in Vanderbijlpark at 15:00.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 11, 2019

Grieving mom accuses MEC of racism, xenophobia after daughter's suicide

I don’t think the (Vorentoe) teacher was trained in child psychology.” However, department spokesperson Steve Mabona dismissed Mnguni’s claims.

IOL , South Africa Feb 10, 2019

‘Sex pest’ Valhalla Primary teacher and #DrosRape accused appear in same court

Spokesperson for the provincial Department of Education Steve Mabona said it welcomed the arrest, but would continue with the independent sexual assault investigation into the teacher’s alleged conduct.

IOL , South Africa Feb 9, 2019

GDE investigates dozens of unreported sexual abuse at Valhalla Primary School

The Gauteng Education department's Steve Mabona says, “Why was there no any action, we need to understand because this came after training that was conducted by Tshwane metro on safety and awareness, that’s when learners came out with this information.

EWN , South Africa Feb 8, 2019

'We will see him again' - family mourn death of Roydon Olckers in school tragedy

Gauteng education spokesperson Steve Mabona said the investigation into the structure at Hoërskool Driehoek was continuing.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 8, 2019