Martha Chizuma, Director General of the ACB and Catherine Gotani Hara, Speaker of Parliament, are scheduled to present the National Mathematics and English Awards on March 28, 2023.
The awards ceremony of the National Mathematics and English Contest for O-Level Candidates will be held at Kamuzu Academy in Kasungu.
National Organizing Committee Chairperson, Flywell Banda, said the two influential women were invited as they are role models for many girls. He has since confirmed that everything is ready for the event.
He added that the competition aims to reward diligent students who have done well in four categories; Aggregate Mathematics and English, Mathematics subject, English Language and Reasoning Skills.
The competition was organized by the University of Malawi and Kamuzu University of Health Sciences. Competitors include Kamuzu Academy, Maranatha Private Academy, Bambino Private and Bwaila Secondary School where Maranatha Private Academy finished top overall in the Medi-Chanco Maths-English Competition 2022/2023.
Winners of the competition are expected to receive various prizes totalling over K1.9 million.