NW EDUCATION AND SPORT DEVELOPMENT MEC CONVEYS MESSAGE OF CONDOLENCES TO GAUTENG EDUCATION
The MEC for Education and Sport Development in the North West Province, Sello Lehari send a message of condolences to his Gauteng counterpart, Hon. Panyaza Lesufi following news of the passing 19 learners who were killed along with two adults in horrific taxi crash on Friday 21, April 2017 in Bronkhorstspruit, outside Pretoria.
MEC Lehari says the passing of the learners came as a shock to the education community at large and sends his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and Gauteng school community.
“ I wish to comfort the bereaved families and Gauteng education for their tragic loss. Truly this this is heart-breaking. No words can express the feeling. We are with you in spirit; we are with you in prayer.
“To the families, we plead the strength of the lord to be your potion during this difficult time”, Lehari echoed.
It is believed that families are receiving counselling and will be identifying bodies on Monday, 24 April 2017.