Judgment reserved in Equal Education case

A teacher checks the temperature of a pupil at a Western Cape school.

A teacher checks the temperature of a pupil at a Western Cape school.

eNCA/Lindsay Dentlinger

JOHANNESBURG - Judgment has been reserved in the North Gauteng High Court in a matter between Equal Education and government.

The NGO, supported by Section-27, wants the National Schools Nutrition Programme to be immediately reintroduced.

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The programme normally feeds over nine million children.

However, the education department says its dealing with logistical issues and that the programme would only be fully rolled out by August.

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