FS Education MEC completes transport roadshow

Free State Education MEC Dr Tate Makgoe.
Free State Education MEC, Tate Makgoe, will be embarking on the last day of the learner transport roadshow today.

Makgoe will be pay a visit to the Kagisho Secondary School in Bloemfontein to discuss the re-engineering of learner transport.

OFM News reports that he will be joined by Motheo and Xhariep district officials to further discuss the schools readiness to transport learners and ensure that compliance with Covid-19 regulations are maintained.

Makgoe during the roadshows mentioned that the department wants to procure school buses. He says this will help the advancement of education in the province.

Learners cannot miss school or drop out because of transport, he added. He also encouraged schools to monitor learner transport and asses vehicles’ conditions and adherence to Covid-19 regulations.

He also stated that more attention and support must go to farm schools.