Zandile Bangani was born and raised in Cape Town. She writes about matters pertaining to education and is committed to improving the level of education available to working-class and impoverished families.
Duma Says: Wash Your Hands, Wear a Mask is about living with the coronavirus. It’s free and comes in various languages, with funds from bought copies going to the visually impaired author’s alma mater.
Science has given the green light to schools reopening as children are unlikely to catch or transmit Covid-19. But the lack of water and toilets in addition to overcrowding at no-fee schools poses a risk.