IFP backs Gauteng matrics to do well

2012-10-18 16:34
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Johannesburg - Matric pupils in Gauteng will do well in the final exams, the IFP predicted on Thursday.

"We are confident and optimistic that Gauteng pupils will contribute to the 70% pass rate target set by the department," it said in a statement.

The Inkatha Freedom Party said it was encouraged by efforts made by the provincial department to set up camps and hire specialist teachers to help pupils.

"We would like to caution pupils not to become complacent with the work done in camps, but to also go even beyond in preparing themselves."

"We wish them well."

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