A primary school teacher was gunned down in Masuku Primary School, in KwaZulu-Natal on Tuesday. This is the latest attack on a teacher. EUSA calls for teachers protections through guns in schools.
(File photo. Image: 123RF/Roger Lamkin)
The Educators Union Of South Africa (EUSA) is calling for teachers to be allowed to carry weapons at schools, as a means of protecting themselves from the growing violence in schools.
“We as the Educators Union of South Africa are making calls for teachers to defend themselves. This war has been waged on teachers for many years, now we are saying enough is enough,” says General-Secretary of the union Siphiwe Mpungose