Buyani Primary’s principal shot dead on school premises

A principal has been shot and killed at Buyani Primary School in Finetown, South of Johannesburg, on 18 June 2021. Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi visited the school where learners were sent home following the tragic incident. Gauteng Department of Education spokesperson Steve Mabona confirmed that the shooting was not the first in the area, saying two other educators had been gunned down recently.