South Africa's Textbook Deception?


The basic education department has been accused of lying about the delivery of textbooks to schools in the Limpopo province. They yesterday confirmed that all school in that province had received books. The Democratic Alliance and now Cope have said that government is deceiving the public on the textbook delivery.

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  • South Africa:  'All Limpopo Schools Have Textbooks'

    South African Press Association, 11 February 2013

    All Limpopo schools have received textbooks for the new year, basic education spokesman Panyaza Lesufi said on Monday. read more »

  • South Africa:  Motshekga Denies Textbook Accountability

    South African Press Association, 18 January 2013

    Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga on Friday denied accountability in the Limpopo textbook saga where schools in the province were without books for the first seven months of ... read more »

  • South Africa:  All the Inland Schools Are Ready for Schooling

    South African Government, 15 January 2013

    The 2013 school year has started smoothly, with no major problems being reported in all the schools in inland provinces. The Department of Basic Education has welcomed about 1 ... read more »

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