Meet Christine, Gauteng's top achiever who has 8 great distinctions

Meet Christine, Gauteng's top achiever who has 8 great distinctions

South Africa is buzzing after the release of the Matric results recently. Gauteng’s top performer has been unveiled and while most applauded, some have raised eyebrows relative to her race and nationality.

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Christine Tinotenda Mudzingwa has been named as Gauteng’s best performing matriculant.

Sure Kamhunga shared the news via his Twitter account, including her illustrious results.

The 17-year-old matriculated from Greenside High School with a phenomenal 8 distinctions.

Incredibly, 7 of those were achieved with a pass mark of 95% or higher.

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The tweet went viral as more than 6 000 liked the update.

Briefly.co.za noted that the vast majority of comments were extremely positive.

However, Mudzingwa’s Zimbabwean nationality seemed to be a bone of contention as well.

The viral post proved that even academic brilliance will not go unscathed on social media.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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