"We will review that eventually when the floods began, a few students and educators were gotten into a school and couldn't go out because of flooding. And yet, there are students who lost their homes and friends and family and such students may not be prepared, inwardly, to get back to school.
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"We, hence, beg specialists that students and educators ought to be given three weeks to remain at home and get directing while experts are occupied with evaluation for school availability. Friday is too soon for the arrival of the students," Makaneta said.
This comes after Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga, along with KZN Education MEC Kwazi Mshengu, consented to resume all KZN schools for them to figure out the number of schoolchildren were impacted by the catastrophe.
They said schools would stay open with the goal that the specific quantities of youngsters who are the survivors of flooding will be gathered by Friday this week.
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Makaneta added that there is no question that the impacted students will fall behind with the educational program, however their prosperity ought to start things out, instead of setting up an instructing plan.
"In specific occasions, there are missing individuals who have not been represented. We can't dismissal such an emergency and continue without due respect to the missing individuals. Just today, six additional bodies were found, notwithstanding hundreds that have previously been proclaimed dead. We are a mindful country, and our affection and mind ought to be shown even in these troublesome times," He said.