Ant quota Movement has given government five days to answer its petition against form 1 selection criteria to secondary schools.

Speaking after presenting the petition to chairperson of Education Division Manager in Mzuzu Chizondi Moyo said they are against that only 29 students from the northern region were selected to government secondary schools in the second selection.

“No male student has been selected to such schools,” bemoaned Moyo

In his remarks chairperson of Human rights defenders coalition HRDC Timothy Mtambo said education standards in the northern region are not improving because of quota system due to tribalism.

Mtambo told the gathering that HRDC will hold ant Jane Ansah demonstrations on 16th January.