The Cabinet’s media center has denied news pertaining to the cancelation of all mid-year exams for school students.
The media center, in a statement Tuesday, said it contacted the Education Ministry to verify the news, noting that pages that published the information are fake and do not represent the Ministry.
The Ministry told the media center that this news is baseless, noting that the official page could be reached at https://www.facebook.com/egypt.moe.
First-term exams have only been delayed till after the mid-year vacation, which ends on February 20, the Ministry affirmed.
It stressed that all legal measures will be taken against creators of fake pages.
The Ministry urged visitors of social networking websites to seek verification of published news so as not to cause confusion among students and parents.
The Ministry added that it receives complaints and inquiries on telephone No. 0227963273.
Source: State Information Service Egypt