Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has announced that the national 2019 matric results will be announced on the evening of Tuesday January 7th, 2020.
Minister of Basic Education Angie Motshekga will be South Africa’s Acting President from Friday until Sunday.
The Basic Education Ministry says the General Education Certificate it plans to issue learners exiting Grade 9 will allow them access to TVET colleges or other institutions to learn technical skills.
The Department of Basic Education is working on formalising Grade 9 as one of the exit points of schooling.
Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has distanced her department and reading initiative, the ‘Read to Lead’ campaign, from a series of semi naked pictures of women posted on Twitter.