Marizka Coetzer
Journalist
3 minute read
7 Dec 2020
3:03 pm

Parktown Boys High principal finally gets the sack

Marizka Coetzer

The parents of Enock Mpianzi have welcomed the final dismissal of headmaster Malcolm Williams, but their attorney says this will not bring their son back, nor bring closure to the matter.

Friends and family attend the funeral service of Enock Mpianzi at Kensington Secondary School on February 1, 2020. Picture: Gallo Images/Daily Sun/Morapedi Mashashe

The principal of Park Town Boys High School has finally cleared his desk on Monday morning, following his dismissal over his supposed negligence leading to the death of a Grade 8 pupil earlier this year. On Monday morning Gauteng Education spokesperson, Steve Mabona confirmed the final dismissal of the headmaster, Malcolm Williams, but could not provide any further comment. Williams was initially dismissed on 18 October after he was found guilty of two counts of misconduct following the death of Enock Mpianzi. The pupil drowned during an orientation camp at the Nyathi Bush and River Break in Brits earlier this...