MANEB says June 20 demonstrations will not disrupt MSCE exams


The Malawi National Examination Board (MANEB) has said the national wide protest slated for Thursday June 20, 2019 will not disrupt the ongoing Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examinations that have commenced today across the country.

Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) with this coming Thursday hold national wide protest to force Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson Dr. Jane Ansah to resign for failing to proper handle the May 21 tripartite election.

Malawians are accusing Ansah of conniving with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to rig the just ended May 21 polls.

The planned protest has caused fear among students who are sitting for this year’s exams with many planning to stay away from the exams.

But MANEB Public Relations Officer Mayamiko Chiwaya has blushed off the fears, saying the demonstrations will not affect the exams.

“The demonstrations won’t affect the examinations in any way; you can be assured about safety and security of candidates which will be provided.

“Government has through the Malawi Police Service taken all necessary measures to protect those sitting for this year’s MSCE examinations, so there shouldn’t be any reason for panic,” Chiwaya said.

Over 96 300 candidates are expected to sit for Malawi Schools’ Certificate of Education examinations this year.

(Visited 33 times, 1 visits today)
Robert Ngwira
Attended Our Future Private Secondary School in Rumphi from 2006-2009 Holder of Diploma in Journalism from Malawi Institute of Journalism (MIJ) Hobbies, reading newspapers, going out with friends, listening to radio and watching football. Email:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:

Featured Video

click to play


More like this

Zambian Man Sentenced To Death By Hanging For Killing 19 Year Old Girl

A court in Zambia has convicted sentenced a 65...

Update|| Police Arrest Father Who Was Caught B0nking His Daughter In Hotel Room

The man was seen in the video pleading not...

Watch|| Slay Queen Captured Naked In The Bush Performing Rituals

A Slay Queen was filmed naked while performing rituals...