A KwaZulu-Natal school has been shut down for a week after one of the teachers was shot dead on the premises.
According to Department of Education spokesperson Kwazi Mthethwa, the department has decided to suspend the schooling at Masuku Primary School.
Sboniso Nvawose, the 48-year-old school teacher, was murdered on Tuesday morning.
The suspects allegedly gained unauthorised access to the premises and shot the teacher.
The victim was declared dead on the scene.
The police are investigating the case.