Principal back at school despite indecent assault conviction

The labour court judgment cited said the LRC arbitrator found the principal’s version of events more likely to be true than the victim’s

26 February 2023 - 19:25 By PREGA GOVENDER

A principal who was fired for indecently assaulting a schoolboy has been re-employed after the KwaZulu-Natal  education department had an unexplained change of mind over his fitness to return to teaching.  ..

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