Malawians poke MANEB over MSCE exam results

The Malawi National Examinations Board (Maneb) has quashed the news going viral on the social media that this year’s Malawi School Certificate of Examinations (MSCE) results are out.

Maganga: MSCE results not yet in
Maganga: MSCE results not yet in

Maneb spokesperson, Simeon Maganga has pointed out that the national examinations board has noted with great concern the spread of “false news” on social media about the release of 2015 MSCE examination results.

“The truth of the matter is that processing of this examination is still underway hence the ‘news’ is a total lie. As per tradition, MANEB in conjunction with the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, will announce the release of the results as soon as processing is finished in the soonest possible time,” explains Maganga.

Although the news has been received with enthusiasm the said 2015 MSCE exam results gives two pass rates in the referred to statement; 58.8 and 54.8 percent.

“Malawi National Examinations Board (Maneb) and the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology have finally released the much awaited Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examinations with 58.8 percentage pass rate,” reads in part the purported Maneb media statement.

“Out of 136,382 candidates who wrote the examinations, 71,486 have qualified for the award of MSCE certificate representing 54.8 percent pass rate. Only 26 candidates were disqualified for the award of MSCE certificate for failing to adhere to examination regulations,” adds the fake statement.

A closer look at the statistics outlined in the said press release shows that it is a doctored document from last year’s Maneb press release which came out second week of October. Some of the figures are either exact or slightly twisted.

The motive behind such a move is not yet known but people speculate that this shows that they would want the results out the soonest. Last year’s pass rate was 54.8 percent.

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mbuchindele
mbuchindele
5 years ago

Onse alopwana akuwaika mma course ngati medicine, social science, medicine, business related etc. Atumbuka onse ku education humanities ku Mzuzu university. Eyetu. 5 years iyi atumbuka ndi blackout basi

Rodgers Banda
Rodgers Banda
5 years ago

Rediculous! The first which they call lies is true. Now they are playing around to pass failures from south and send them to colleges. Maneb is not a bpdy to trust. CAREFUL!!

Verodgers
5 years ago

am so jocund to hear that ,before i was panic and my heart palpitate .when their be realesed send for me at ngara in karonga nyungwe.

Namsorlac Moht
Namsorlac Moht
5 years ago

Okay, is dat so?

David Lifinati
David Lifinati
5 years ago

Ndy akatuluka please zayamben kunditumizir ine as the head of all school directors in this country (Malawi)

klap dii thirdborn wofatsa

uneson kusimonga mpaka kut akopweche une yangaimanya nambi acimmasyeto waunami nditu kwende nao wa maneb kwereko atelecedye ma nono g.o

Benson
Benson
5 years ago

Aaaaaa zosakhala bwino ndi pang’ono pomwe, n’zowona anganamize mtundu wonse wa Malawi chosecho ndizaboza, Akatuluka sasowa ndithu.

Frank
Frank
5 years ago

Malizitsani kuchongako bola aliyese mudzamupatse ma points a momwe analembera mayeso.Kutathauza kuti osadzapereka ambiri kwa okhoza,ochepa kwa opanda nzeru.

Ernest Sapala
Ernest Sapala
5 years ago

A(Maneb) musamavutike ndikutiuza kuti zoti atuluka ndizonama coz zaboza zimaziwika zokha.
Mukayankha amene walembayo amazimva udolo kuti wakuvutisani.

Ernest Sapala
Ernest Sapala
5 years ago

A(Maneb) musamavutike ndikutiuza kuti zoti atuluka ndizonama coz zaboza zimaziwika zokha.
Mukayankha amene walembayo amazimva udolo kuti wakuvutisani

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