Matabeleland South province is facing an acute shortage of teachers with reports indicating that some schools have only 3 teachers, taking all Grades, from ECD up to Grade 7.
In some cases, all the teachers would be untrained.
The dire situation was on Friday confirmed to the Chronicle by Matabeleland South Provincial Education Director Mr Lifias Masukume.
Masukume said that the few teachers available were overwhelmed. The most affected schools are in Insiza and Gwanda rural.
Matabeleland South Province covers the southeastern plateau of Zimbabwe and it stretches to the Botswana border on the east and borders South Africa on the South. It is one of Zimbabwe's ten provinces and its administrative city if Lupane. Read More About Matabeleland South Province
Template:Info Box Gwanda is a Town located in Matabeleland South Province in Zimbabwe. Read More About Gwanda