The Honourable Mayor, Cllr NV Chili’s Message to 2017 Matriculants

Matriculants 2017“It is through education that the daughter of a peasant can become a doctor, that a son of a mineworker can become the head of the mine, that a child of farm workers can become the president of a great nation”. Dr. Nelson R. Mandela

These are very profound words which were said by the RSA first President Nelson Mandela, they speak directly to all corners on our municipality where you find number of promising future country leader in different life levels.

For 12 years and above, you begun the journey which serve as the foundation of what future holds for each and every one of you. Our support can only go as far as giving you courage that it in your hands. “The matric examinations are the most critical examinations you will ever write, it is a phase of a beginning new life. They are inevitably determine your lifelong career options.

The mayor would like advised students to manage their stress during the examination period and he recommended that students pay attention to time management, study techniques, eat a balanced diet and exercise regularly.

Honourable Mayor Cllr Chili also urged matriculates to replicate on their journey and the milestone that the National Senior Certificate represents and wished them luck on behalf of the Ndwedwe Local Municipality

“Always remember this is not about passing or failing, but rather about working harder to realise your dreams going forward. Should you succeed this time around well done, but should you not never lose hope – pick up the pieces and give it another shot.”

Kindly ensure that you forward your application in institutions of higher learning and seize bursary opportunities available for you provided by Municipality and NSFAS

Message is from
The Honourable Mayor Cllr. Chili
Ndwedwe Local Municipality

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