I want to say ‘I do’, not rewrite matric papers

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I want to say ‘I do’, not rewrite matric papers

Exam rewrites, being challenged in court this week, are set to ruin a matric pupil’s wedding and honeymoon plans

Eesa Omar says having to rewrite two leaked matric examination papers has ruined his wedding and honeymoon plans.

The 18-year-old pupil from Mpumalanga said on Wednesday that the decision by the basic education department had caused irreparable damage for him and his family.

He planned to get married on Saturday and be on honeymoon by Tuesday, the day basic education minister Angie Motshekga has announced maths paper 2 will be rewritten. Physical science paper 2 is scheduled to be re-examined on December 17...

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