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Maranatha learner collapses, dies during sports

by Staff Reporter
04 Feb 2023 at 09:20hrs | Views
A form three learner at Maranatha High School in Bulawayo reportedly collapsed and died during sports, CITE reported on Thursday.

According to the publication, the incident occurred on Wednesday.

Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education Director of Communications and Advocacy, Taungana Ndoro confirmed the incident although he could not immediately confirm her name.

"I confirm the incident happened, they were just having a routine spotting event and she collapsed," said Ndoro.

"We pass our condolences to the family of the deceased including the school and the community where she grew up."

Bulawayo police spokesperson Inspector Abednico Ncube said they were investigating the matter.

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