Jozeph Du Plessis News

More tension as parents and security guards clash outside Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke

School governing body chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis said security was beefed-up on Monday by the school after it received threats of violence.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Suspended Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke teacher at centre of racism row consults lawyers

Some children have arrived at the school and others are at home," school governing body chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis said.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Security beefed up at Schweizer-Reneke school, government objects

The school's ethos is built on inclusivity as a reflection of the broader South African society," said school governing body chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Emergency measures in place at Schweizer-Reneke school

SGB chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis told the publication on Sunday that the school would be open on Monday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Racism rife in the sleepy town of Schweizer-Reneke – residents

School to help staff with 'integration' The school's governing body chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis also released a statement saying the image was not a true reflection of the school ethos and that it was only a reflection of a "single moment in a classroom".

News 24 , South Africa Jan 11, 2019

Outrage over apparent 'segregation' in South Africa school

"We saw the photo and we were also angered by what we saw," Jozeph Du Plessis, chairman of the school's governing body, told the eNCA television channel.

Al Jazeera , Africa Jan 10, 2019

'Segregated' classroom photo sparks row in South Africa

"We saw the photo and we were also angered by what we saw," Jozeph Du Plessis, chairman of the school's governors, told the eNCA television channel.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

'Segregated' classroom photo sparks row in SA

Related Content South African arrested after racist rant "We saw the photo and we were also angered by what we saw," Jozeph Du Plessis, chairman of the school's governors, told the eNCA television channel.

The East African , Kenya Jan 10, 2019

Viral race row picture only captured a single moment – Laerskool Schweizer-Reneke

Governing body chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis released a statement after a chaotic day at the school, which saw a protest by members of the community, including some EFF members, and a visit by provincial government officials.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

WATCH | 'Segregation' of black, white pupils at North West school shocks SA

School governing body chairperson Jozeph Du Plessis said the picture was a reflection of a "single moment" and that the school did not tolerate racism.

Times Live , South Africa Jan 10, 2019