EDITORIAL | Mangope’s ‘banter diet’ offers Sadtu some food for thought

‘Joke’ aimed at Sadtu teachers who eat vetkoek and archaar shouldn’t be hard to swallow

13 January 2022 - 20:14

It’s not often that vetkoek and archaar make news headlines, but ours is a country where very little will surprise you.

The two foodstuffs made an appearance in a Facebook post — which was quickly shared and went viral — by Tshediso Mangope, adviser to the Free State cooperative governance and traditional affairs MEC, in which he posted a photo of his son with a teacher at Grey College in Bloemfontein, where the boy started school on Wednesday...

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