Coming hot on the heels of the reports that MSCE papers are on the market and people are accessing them before the day when they have to be written, a woman has been arrested for cheating in an exam.
Police in Phalombe district have arrested a 30 year-old woman at Holy family mission secondary school for cheating in the ongoing Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) exams, Malawi24 has been informed.
The candidate, Fanny Chabwela, was caught using a reference material popularly known as likasa during Biology practical exam on Thursday.
Confirming the development, Phalombe police officer in charge William Kazakha said the suspect is in Police custody.
Chabwela hails from Nkhulambe village, Traditional Authority (TA) Nkhulambe in Phalombe district and she is yet to appear in court.
The 2016 MSCE exams have since started with bad news with reports of the exams being leaked in some parts of the country.