Oprah Winfrey is denying reports claiming that her Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa is plagued by a second sex scandal.

According to, due to the fact that the girls involved are minors, specifics can’t be divulged on the record. However, a source with knowledge of the situation at the all-girls’ boarding school reports that recent expulsions weren’t due to the alleged sex scandal outlined in the reports.

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Oprah’s spokesperson for the Leadership Academy confirmed that several students were expelled last week for violating the academy’s Code of Conduct. Lisa Halliday said, “We consider this to be a confidential school matter. Therefore, we will not confirm any personal information or disclose any details related to these expulsions.”

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