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newsTimeslive reports that according to the Limpopo Department of Education, the person shown in a viral video being assaulted by two pupils was not a teacher‚ as had been previously reported.  

"The Limpopo Department of Education can confirm after checking with all our schools‚ that the assault video that went viral‚ where two pupils in school uniform are captured kicking repeatedly another person‚ is indeed a shocking incident that took place in the province.  The two pupils involved in the assault and the victim have been identified to be all pupils of Limpopo attached to one of our schools in Seshego Circuit..."  The department said its investigation revealed that the two pupils in uniform were siblings and were attacking a fellow pupil.  Disciplinary proceedings are underway.  The school concerned has confirmed that none of its educators were attacked by any pupils and that they were all fine.

  • Read this report by Nomahlubi Jordaan in full at Timeslive

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