STATEMENT BY UMDONI MUNICIPALITY:
As we fast approach the first paper of the National Matric Examinations, the Umdoni Municipality in collaboration with the Department of Education hosted a powerful interfaith denomination prayer session on Friday at Umzinto Town Hall.
Matriculants arrived in numbers for a much-needed prayer and motivation session by Mr Junaid Bhayad and Mr SBC Mngadi where they were given in-depth insight on how to study smartly especially under the conditions disposed by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Addressing the learners, His Worship the Mayor of Umdoni Municipality, Cllr Thabani Dube also shared words of motivation with the class of 2020. He emphasized the importance of remaining focused during the examinations and ensuring that learners perform to the best of their ability.
The Mayor further shared the importance of forward planning by applying early to Higher Institutions of Learning. “We wish all matriculants the best of luck for their final exams and for the future.”
The Department of Education and learners appreciated this initiative and thanked the municipality for the support as registration forms for the Umdoni Bursary were made available to them.