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ANC Western Cape Education lays SAHRC complaint over scholar transport failures

On Tuesday the ANC Western Cape Education spokesman Cameron Dugmore laid a complaint with the South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) against provincial education MEC Debbie Schäfer.

Dugmore says the department has failed to provide pupils at a rural school outside the southern Cape town of Riversdale with transport to school.

Vermaaklikheid is about 36 kiolmetres from Riversdale. Its gravel road all the way to two High Schools. At the moment a number of learners, who are attending to seperate schools, are unable to board the transport bus; which use the same route.

Cameron Dugmore, ANC Western Cape Education spokesman

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