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Trip 17 April 2007

Another trip behind me. It is always exciting to go into deep rural areas, far from the well-trodden trail. The people are so friendly and every headmaster seems to have pride in his job and to be willing to share a story or two on any topic one wishes to approach. I visited:
  • Twalikhulu JSS

  • Seview SSS (When I was told by a pupil which road I had to take to get there I thought they were playing a prank - a simple guttered track through a rocky field! But that is the road!)

  • Gwebityala SSS

  • Zwelenqaba SSS
and also called at
  • Kwantshunqe JSS

  • Putuma JSS

  • Kotyana JSS
And here is a shot of Gwebityala, with a bit of the surrounding area in low quality...


I had a very good philsophical discussion with Dave at Bulungula about the merits of the introducation of ICTs in rural areas. I guess that will make a good basis for a post at a later stage... :-)

Posted: April 18th 2007 01:00

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