The Leader of Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) has called for schools to close with immediate effect. He said school children will die if schools are not closed.
He gave the Minister of Education an ultimatum of 7 days to close schools. He said failure to do so the EFF will take action. Malema said it was so painful to lose the elderly.
Malema went further to say the first and the second wave claimed a lot of lives and EFF will not allow that to happen again.
He urged the government to lead the campaign and provide facilities to teach online.