MANEB Boss Chiunda Suspended Over MSCE Leakage

MANEB Boss Chiunda Suspended Over MSCE Leakage

Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB) Executive Director Gerald Chiunda has been suspended pending investigations into the leakage of this year’s Malawi School Certification of Education (MSCE) examination papers. According to a suspension letter signed by MANEB’s Vice Chairperson, Edith Mmela the suspension is with immediate effect. “On behalf of the board, I am writing you […]

MSCE Leakage Probe Misses Deadline

MSCE Leakage Probe Misses Deadline

By Solister Mogha Zomba, November 12, Mana: Deputy Minister of Education, Madalitso Kambuwa Wirima said on Wednesday that investigations on the leaked Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examinations are at an advanced stage and soon the nation would be communicated on the findings. Speaking in Zomba after meeting senior officers at the Malawi National […]

Chakwera Talks Tough On Exam Leakage

Chakwera Talks Tough On Exam Leakage

By Patricia Kapulula Lilongwe, November 5, Mana: President Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera has ordered Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB) to re-administer the cancelled 2020 Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examinations before the end of January 2021. The President has given Minister of Education a seven-day period to work with MANEB and find out who […]

Nankhumwa Calls for Inquiry Into MSCE Exams Saga

Nankhumwa Calls for Inquiry Into MSCE Exams Saga

Leader of Opposition in Parliament Kondwani Nankhumwa has asked President Lazarus Chakwera to set up a commission of inquiry to establish circumstances that led to shocking revelations of examination papers leakages. Nankhumwa, who is also Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Vice President for the South, made the call on Wednesday following the cancellation of this year’s […]

ITSANANA: MANEB Admits MSCE Exams Leakage

ITSANANA: MANEB Admits MSCE Exams Leakage

Malawi National Examination Board (MANEB) has admitted that some of the papers in the on-going Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) national examinations have been leaked. MANEB’s Spokesperson, Mayamiko Chiwaya confirmed the development in an interview with local media on Monday. Chiwaya said some people took pictures English Language paper few minutes before the commencement […]

When Did APM Realise That Nankhumwa Has Academic Credential Issues?

When Did APM Realise That Nankhumwa Has Academic Credential Issues?

BY MUWAMBA MWANA MUWAMBA It is pleasing to note the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) wants to cleanse itself. However, when did the former ruling Party realise that its vice president for the South, Kondwani Nankhumwa has academic credential issues? How did Nankhumwa mislead the former President Peter Mutharika? And then there are more charges alleging […]

MANEB Sets Aside Over MK 1 Billion for Allowances

MANEB Sets Aside Over MK 1 Billion for Allowances

Blantyre, September 16, Mana: Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB) has disclosed it has set aside over MK 1 billion to cater for allowances and other administrative costs during the administration of this year’s Primary School Leaving Certificate of Education (PSLCE) examinations. At least 302, 968 standard eight candidates will sit for the national examination slated […]

SHOCKER: MANEB Invalidates MSCE Certificate From Bedir

SHOCKER: MANEB Invalidates MSCE Certificate From Bedir

The Malawi National Examination Board (Maneb) has said some students who have certificates issued by Bedir International Schools should consider them invalid after it found out the Principal and his deputy have allegedly been doctoring them using a software of their own. The shrewed scheme came to light when a student, whose identity has been […]

PSLCE, MSCE Time Tables Suspended

PSLCE, MSCE Time Tables Suspended

The Malawi National Examinations Board (MANEB) has suspended the 2020 Primary School Leaving Certificate of Education (PSLCE) and Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examinations timetables. The suspension follows President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika’s declaration of state of disaster in the country following the spread of deadly coronavirus. The President also ordered the closure of […]

Primary Teacher Certificate of Education Examinations Results Out

Primary Teacher Certificate of Education Examinations Results Out

BY ANDREW MAGOMBO Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, with support from MANEB and Ministry of Labour, Skills and Innovation, has released examination results of 2019 Primary Teacher Certificate of Education (PTCE) and 2019 Malawi Advanced Craft Certificate Examinations. The results were announced Friday in Lilongwe at a press briefing graced by Minister of Education, […]