The Independent Examinations Board (IEB) released its 2018 matric results yesterday and as expected, a number of learners absolutely aced it.
Briefly.co.za highlights five brilliant matriculants from across the country who bagged multiple distinctions in their matric.
1. Jacques de Charmant
Jacques studied at Southdowns College in Pretoria, News24 reports. He bagged an amazing seven distinctions.
He credited discipline, prayer, and balance between sports and academics for his success. The young learner's ambition is to be a wildlife veterinarian.
2. Chantal Maina
According to EWN, Chantal emerged as one of Kingsmead College's top performers with seven distinctions from her 10 subjects.
She hopes to study Actuarial Science and become a data scientist. She said, "I am confident that, as a black woman, I can accomplish anything."
3. Sibongakonke Kubheka
Sibongakonke bagged a total of eight distinctions. He studied at St John's college in Houghton, Johannesburg.
4. Mohammed Fayaaz Cassim
Mohammed scored an amazing eight distinctions and was named one of IEB's commendable achievers. He studied at St David's Marist Inanda in Johannesburg.
5. Bongiwe Bhebhe-Mkandla
Bongiwe matriculated from St Andrew's School in Johannesburg with an incredible seven distinctions.
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