Security guards demand firearms: THOUSANDS of security guards in various parts of the country yesterday called for the government to review the Firearms Control Act as they increasingly come face-to-face with death as incidents of cash-in-transit heists rise. They said they also wanted industry bosses to purchase stronger and smarter cars that would not be easily penetrated by thugs.
Teachers on backfoot when pupils hit: TEACHERS often find themselves between a rock and a hard place when under attack from pupils as they cannot fight back because they face the prospect of being struck off the roll. The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (Sadtu) said this often meant that teachers have to endure both verbal and physical abuse from pupils
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