This article is free to read if you register or sign in.

Simply register at no cost and sign in below to proceed.

Opera Mini does not support this functionality with EXTREME Data savings turned ON. Please disable.

Questions or problems? Email [email protected] or call 0711 046 000.

Go back to Homepage.


APOLLO JOAB: Caning students will not solve school arson cases

The solutions of yesteryears cannot be a panacea to today's problems

In Summary

•We are setting the country's education sector up to terrible failure if we reintroduce corporal punishment to a generation that has not believed in it.

•It will open room for a never-ending war that's going to pit teachers against the students.

Arson cases in secondary schools have been on the rise this term.

In what seems like a well-orchestrated plot and is reminiscent of past horrific school fires, the agitated students are ...