North West Education Mec Sello Lehari News

MEC Lehari to oppose suspended Schweizer-Reneke teacher's court bid

In a brief statement, Solidarity said it was informed on Friday, that North West Education Mec Sello Lehari, and the North West department of education would oppose the union’s urgent application for Elana Barkhuizen’s suspension to be lifted.

IOL , South Africa Jan 18, 2019

'I detest racism' - Barkhuizen gives her version of what happened at Schweizer-Reneke school

The papers were served on Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke, the school's governing body, North West Education Mec Sello Lehari and the North West Department of Education.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Sadtu demands answers following suspension of Schweizer-Reneke teacher at centre of racism row

The union said it supported the swift reaction from North West Education Mec Sello Lehari, who is investigating what happened on Wednesday last week.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

NW Education MEC not intimidated by Solidarity's move over teacher suspension

North West Education Mec Sello Lehari says that he's not intimidated by a court challenge brought by trade union Solidarity over the suspension of a teacher at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke.

EWN , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke: Principal, teacher facing suspension amid probe - source

When asked about it, North West Education Mec Sello Lehari promised that the identity of the two affected individuals would be revealed at a briefing on Thursday afternoon.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Two more people implicated in #SchweizerReneke school debacle

Photo: Molaole Montsho SCHWEIZER-RENEKE - Two more people have been implicated in the Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke race debacle, North West Education Mec Sello Lehari said on Wednesday.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke teacher vows to clear name after being labelled a racist

She deserves an apology.” North West Education Mec Sello Lehari is due to brief the media at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke on Wednesday morning.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

NW education MEC receives interim report into Schweizer-Reneke school

JOHANNESBURG - North West Education Mec Sello Lehari says he's received a preliminary report into allegations of racism at Laerskool Schweizer Reneke and says action will be taken against those implicated.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

More school racism claims: Parents protest outside Hoërskool Stilfontein, call for help from Motshekga

Racism allegations have surfaced at yet another North West school, requiring the intervention of North West Education Mec Sello Lehari.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Schweizer-Reneke teacher told of her suspension a minute before official announcement

Exactly a minute later, North West Education Mec Sello Lehari announced to the country that she had been suspended.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 15, 2019