Umalusi pleased with 2020 matric results, disappointed with exam paper leaks

The quality assurance body said while they were satisfied with the overall exams, it is disappointed with the two matric exam leaks.

FIEL: Umalusi offices in Pretoria. Picture: Eyewitness News

CAPE TOWN - Umalusi said that there had been an increase in cases where people sold fake senior certificates.

The body has certified and given the nod for this year's release of the matric class of 2020's senior certificate results.

The quality assurance body said that it was pleased with the overall matric exams of November 2020.

The body said it was, however, disappointed with the leak of the Maths and Physical Science papers.

Umalusi also said it was disturbed by the increase in the number of fake senior certificates that were being sold online.

Its CEO Mafu Rakometsi has also given a stern warning to fraudsters who continue to sell counterfeit certificates.

“Umalusi would like to issue out a stern warning to those who sell Umalusi certificates on digital media platforms.
Unfortunately, Umalusi has observed a disturbing increase in the number of crooks who sell fraudulent certificates on these online platforms.”

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