Johannesburg - Manage your time effectively and work smart. This was the advice from Laudium High School top achiever Fayzaan Ahmed, after he bagged a full house of distinctions on Friday.
He spoke happily about his triumph, adding that he had never doubted himself, and had worked hard throughout the year.
“Twelve years of work. Now I've got my matric certificate. I got distinctions in all my subjects - seven - and it feels great.”
He is going to study chemical engineering at the University of Pretoria.
“One of the challenges I found very difficult was to manage my time effectively, and it is the number one issue most learners need to improve on.