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MEC Kwazi Mshengu presents state of readiness for KwaZulu-Natal 2020 academic year, 13 Jan

12 Jan 2020

MEC Mshengu to present state of readiness for 2020 academic year

It has been almost a week since the Department of Education in KwaZulu-Natal recorded a resounding 81.3% in the 2019 National Senior Certificate results, which is a remarkable improvement of 5.1% from 2018. This achievement was widely celebrated across the length and breadth of our beautiful province.

The honeymoon is over, the MEC for Education in KwaZulu-Natal Mr Kwazi Mshengu will address the members of the media on the state of readiness for 2020 academic year. MEC Mshengu will unveil ground-breaking strategies and plans aimed at improving the education system in KwaZulu-Natal.

“We have come a long way in realising access to education and we must emphasize on quality teaching and learning to ensure the achievement of quality outcomes. As we begin the new academic year, we invite all education stakeholders to continue to play a positive role by ensuring that all learners have access to learning and teaching at all material times.”- remarked Kwazi Mshengu

Media briefing will unfold as follows:

Date: Monday, 13 January 2020
Venue: Sivananda Technical High School, (F5 Malandela Rd, KwaMashu)
Time: 10H00

Members of the media are invited to cover the event.


Kwazi Mthethwa (Media Liaison: Deputy Director Office of the MEC For Education)
Cell: 078 264 6165
Fax: 086 654 6089

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