14 April 2014.
The IFP has today called for urgent steps to
be taken against an ANC Councillor and Principal of a High
School, who has been arrested on charges of murder.
Umzumbe Municipal ANC Ward Councillor, Mr Mhlengi Luthuli, who
is also the Principal of Bonguzwane High School, must be removed
immediately from his position as Councillor after his arrest for
allegedly being involved in the murder of the former principal
of Nyonemhlophe High School," said IFP Spokesperson on
Education, Mr Mntomuhle Khawula.
and his two co-accused have been suspended by the Department of
very perturbed that the very people who are supposed to be role
models for our children are the ones who stand accused of
allegedly killing other people. The most embarrassing thing is
that even the District Manager is involved in this issue. This
is a disgrace for the education profession. It speaks to the rot
within the ruling party. It is also a well-known fact that this
Principal was appointed to his position because of
Cadre-deployment," said Khawula.
calls on the ANC to follow the Department of Educationís lead by
urgently removing its municipal councillor. Surely, someone
accused of murder cannot be retained as a community leader.
Mr Mntomuhle Khawula, MPL, IFP Spokesperson on Education,