This is the University’s second incident since the 2019 graduation season began.
The school urged people to stop hiding family members who were disabled, to stop looking down on children with disabilities and to stop abusing them.
Lehari said schools were a place of learning not battle grounds. He advised parents to play key roles in the lives of their children.
Naidoo will be given the award on Tuesday, 23 April at UJ’s Kingsway main campus.
The school has reportedly met with his family this week but the outcomes of the meeting have yet to be disclosed.
A summit has been held following the recent incidents of gangsterism, bullying, and break-ins at schools.

Education Reprieve for some of the 50 evicted UJ students

Landlord Bomela Campbell allegedly breached Nsfas regulations by taking in more students than he was accredited for.

Education Department of education gives Ennerdale residents a week to reopen Oakdale school

‘It is always a challenge to recover from any curriculum time lost,’ says MEC Lesufi.

Education Gauteng government vows to stamp out school violence

It is being asked if parents, teachers, and the community are losing the battle in raising disciplined children.

Education Gauteng education department condemns closing of Oakdale Secondary School

Inspectors have reportedly assessed the damage resulting from the storm in the area.

Education UJ vice chancellor launches scholarship for women in honour of grandmother

The aim of the scholarship is reportedly to grow the number of women in the engineering field.

Education Toddler dies after allegedly being hit by speeding car at Gauteng crèche

‘We want answers. People must be held accountable. Can a one-year-old take care of herself?’

Education Pupils march to demand a university in Rustenburg

A university in Rustenburg is needed in order to complement the skills needed in the economy of the Bojanala region, the marchers said.

Education City of Joburg meets with higher learning institutions to discuss affordable student accommodation

A city MMC says the city is committed to playing a proactive role in addressing these challenges.

Education Surviving Rivonia trialists receive honourary doctorates

‘They are living national treasures whose wisdom continues to inspire and guide us,’ parliament said.

Education The sky’s the limit as pastor takes high school pupils on aviation trip

Mondeor and Glenvista students were taken on a tour at Absolute Aviation Group to help them explore their career options.

Education PhDs galore at Rhodes University’s three-day graduation ceremony

The Makhanda-based institution is this year celebrating a new record of 30 PhD degrees for the faculty of humanities.

Education Beware ‘Xanax’, the new drug craze sweeping KwaZulu-Natal schools

In a statement on Thursday the IFP expressed ‘grave concern over drug abuse by the youth in South Africa’.

Education Soshanguve Technical High trains future engineers

‘We must also have multifaceted pupils. We want you to be a generation that says ‘I don’t earn a salary, I pay salaries’.’

Education Cape Town launches drought learning initiative

The initiative, created by academics and researchers, aims to learn from Day Zero and prevent a repetition at all costs.


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