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Matric student got 9 distinctions within an average of 96%, now this top university wants him


The matriculants class of 2021 has showed that if learners are capable of doing well at school even though they might face different challenges. It goes without saying that it has been difficult being a student in the past two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic which affected a lot of things when it comes to studying and people's livelihoods. Not everyone was able to make it within matric, but that doesn't mean it's the end of the world. They can still give it another try this year and work on their mistakes.

Even though the schools were on and off, depending on the Coronavirus infection rate, but some students just surpassed their best in the final examinations. They have a lot to celebrate since their efforts didn't go unnoticed. One of the students that have been the discussed online and publications is none other than Sazi Bongwe from St. John's College who achieved a whopping average result of 95,9% and nine distinctions. This is an incredible achievement for Bongwe who worked hard within the Independent Examinations Board (IEB) to put himself in this position of being headhunted by top universities. According to reports, Bongwe has been admitted to one of the best universities in the world Havard University that's situated in the United States of America (USA). He be allowed to study degree of his choice and this means he will be flying the South Africa flag higher. "When I reflect on my time at St John’s, Harvard feels like the next step. Aside from gratitude, it’s just pure joy, excitement, and hope," said the exceptional student speaking to the media.

Bongwe stated that his success was based on his work he put in consistently and prioritising his studies more than anything. The intellectual young man said that he's speechless at how everything turned out. But he's excited for being a top achiever. “I got nine distinctions in all nine subjects, and by seeing these blistering results left me in joy, even my mom was excited... It’s so difficult to put into words all that I’m feeling and thinking right now. I do know that gratitude is a huge part of that,” said the matric achiever.

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