For four months the children have been unable to receive lifesaving school meals from their nearby primary school.

The school, along with thousands of others, was closed under level 5 of the lockdown, and government’s National School Nutrition Programme along with it, effectively halting meals for 9.6 million impoverished children at 20,000 of SA’s poorest schools.

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