Schools in ‘child levy’ scandal -500 000 pupils pay up in Manicaland -SDC members kids exempted from fees – the Herald

SOME schools in Manicaland Province have been charging parents a “child levy” without the knowledge and blessing of Government while in other provinces children of members of School Development Committees are not paying school fees. Information gathered by The Herald indicates that half a million pupils have been paying the “child levy’’ inManicaland. Primary and Secondary Education Minister Dr Lazarus Dokora confirmed the situation in an interview on Wednesday. Read more.