Pupil dies after being stabbed at school in Sebokeng

By Chanice Jennike - 07 October 2019Views : 322

A pupil has died after being stabbed by a fellow learner at a school in Sebokeng.

The incident, which occurred on Monday, was confirmed by the Gauteng Education Department. 

According to reports, the deceased was stabbed by a fellow school mate with a pair of scissors at the Thuto-Tiro Comprehensive School in Sebokeng.

"It is with sadness and shock to inform that a learner was this morning stabbed to death by another learner with scissors at Thuto-Tiro Comprehensive School in Zone 10, Sebokeng," the department said on Twitter. 

The department said that MEC Panyaza Lesufi was "rushing" to the school.