ANC wishes matrics well for exams

2012-10-22 07:23

Johannesburg - The ANC wished matric pupils well for their exams, which begin on Monday.

"We attach importance in the effort by all students to register impressive marks as they complete their high school level in preparation to proceed to tertiary levels," spokesperson Keith Khoza said in a statement on Sunday.

Doing well in matric exams was a crucial step towards equipping the pupils with the skills they would need to contribute to the country in the future, Khoza said.

"We are hopeful that the effort made by the department of basic education, teachers, school governing bodies and parents to prepare matriculants will build on previous successes..."

The African National Congress urged all South Africans to support matrics in their preparations for the final exams.

  • walter.warner1 - 2012-10-22 07:32

    To those without books from the ANC, you'll need all the luck.

      frank.vankaapstad - 2012-10-22 07:47

      Yes, the ANC urges all South Africans to support the matrics, but where was the ANC when they had to deliver books to the poor pupils earlier in the year? It's too late now. It is going to be interesting to hear the excuses when the results of this year's exam are shocking. Firstly they'll blame apartheid, then they'll say there is a white imperialist force at work trying to prevent black children from succeeding..

      jack.blacking.56 - 2012-10-22 08:03

      Do you really need luck, when all it now takes is 30% to pass matric. After which you’ll be congratulated and be given a preferred university entrance.

      ian.flack2 - 2012-10-22 08:10

      Even without books 29% for maths should be attainable..........

      aniken.vader.31 - 2012-10-22 09:07

      if the whole zimpopo passes with flying colour in science and maths, we KNOW the results have been doctored!

  • brandon.faber.908 - 2012-10-22 07:34

    Te ANC wishes matrics well . . . Geez, a hot news story if ever there was one.

  • JohnDough - 2012-10-22 07:40

    ROFL, The cheek of the cANCer. They deliver books one week before the exams start and then wish them well? The cANCer's plan of dumbing the nation is working really well. Vote them out before you starve.

  • Pieter Rens - 2012-10-22 07:41

    Sorry we could not supply you with books, but hey none of us made matric and look we are ministers. luck is all you needm

  • TheyTookMyNickLaZynEko - 2012-10-22 07:41

    piss off anc.

  • sakhi.TheNextKent.dlala - 2012-10-22 07:44

    The irony

  • koos.vandermerwe.75 - 2012-10-22 07:45

    Is the cANCer qualified to wish anyone any luck with any exams?

      andrez.kolesky - 2012-10-22 09:44

      They should be wishing for a miracle not luck.

  • peter.mokoena.31 - 2012-10-22 07:45

    Sometimes I wish they could just shup up, cause when it matters they don't talk, always talk and do action None. U wish them well but dd you contribute anything of substance?

      rofras.rassie - 2012-10-22 08:30

      i just hate it when black people try to please whites..

  • gvangreunen - 2012-10-22 07:47

    Well, with the support that the ANC government has given them the're going to need all the luck they can get!

  • John - 2012-10-22 07:48

    "ANC wishes matrics well for exams." I am going to enter this heading in for joke-of-the-year. I think I am in with a good chance of winning the grand prize.

  • sello.r.molefe - 2012-10-22 07:54

    You failed them for past 18years

  • butch.poulter - 2012-10-22 07:59

    We salute you the the ANC you've given the country a whole generation of unemployable morons

  • Bafana Joseph - 2012-10-22 08:06

    with ANC government pass one pass all secure Angie Motshega's ass

  • mshiniboys - 2012-10-22 08:09

    When you didnt deliver books on time you must wish people good luck indeed.

  • geraldsebanda - 2012-10-22 08:13

    Education department is also targeting a 70% pass rate and calling that number optomistic. Cool bananas!

  • Teuneman - 2012-10-22 08:26

    Lol @ ANC. Completely buggered up the education system and then wishes them well for their exams. Its like me pushing someone out of a plane without handing him a parashute. Hey people, a new show is starting on Comedy Central. Its called The late night ANC show.

  • FeebleGastro - 2012-10-22 08:30

    "We attach importance in the effort by all students to register impressive marks as they complete their high school level in preparation to proceed to tertiary levels," Holy sh.t.

  • justindeklerk - 2012-10-22 08:32

    Who cares? The world has become a really boring place if this is what makes news headlines!

  • handy.andy.3990 - 2012-10-22 08:36

    Are they being sarcastic?

  • obadia.segwape - 2012-10-22 09:28

    i bet of all them are going to pass WITH NO TEXTBOOKS

  • bothabibi - 2012-10-22 11:01

    Jirre!! :D They failed to deliver books and now they wish the matrix well???

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