The hunt for the employee at a crèche who was seen in a video slapping a child is on as the Gauteng MEC of Education Panyaza Lesufi called for help in finding the crèche.

The video which is being circulated on social media shows a woman slapping a child, asking her why she had vomited. The child was cleaning up the table where she had allegedly thrown up when the woman started slapping her head. 

It has not been confirmed where the creche is but reports claim that it is Carletonville.

People took to Twitter to express their outrage over the apparent abuse;