Category Archives: Education News

CS Magoha Warns Over Circulation Of Fake Examination Papers leakages

Education officials have discovered that fake examination papers were still circulating in some parts of the country. Education Cabinet Secretary Prof. George Magoha said that some centre managers were confusing students by waking them up at night to do fake examinations only to find out that the real papers were different from the circulated fake papers. Magoha made the remarks… Read More »

Education Ministry announces more application vacancies for students who wish to join Diploma Teacher Training Colleges in 2021

Diploma Teacher Training Colleges Intake 2021/2022- The Ministry of education has extended the applications window for students wishing to join Diploma Teacher Training Colleges in 2021. According to a notice by the Education Ministry, those willing to apply for the course can do so between Tuesday April 6, and 20th April 2021. Early Learning and Basic Education Principal Secretary… Read More »

CS Magoha lists schools involved in 2021 KCSE cheating

Education Cabinet Secretary Prof. George Magoha has warned a section of schools heads, bent on trying to use all means to cheat in the ongoing KCSE examination not to think about it. Magoha on Monday singled out a school in western Kenya where he said the principal is trying to use ‘experts’ to sit examinations for the candidates. Without… Read More »

Education Ministry asked to increase capitation for learners with special needs – 2021 School Fees

The Kenya Union of Special Needs Education Teachers (KUSNET) has called on the Ministry of Education to increase capitation funds for the special needs students. Speaking after holding the union’s national elections at a Narok hotel, the re-elected Secretary General (SG) James Torome expressed that the union will focus on service delivery for special needs teachers as well as the… Read More »

TSC to issue Knec Examiners with special passes – Dr. Nancy Macharia

TSC LATEST NEWS TODAY 2021- Teachers who shall be marking this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) and the Kenya Certificate for Secondary Education (KCSE) will be issued with special travel documents. The Teachers Service Commission (TSC) on Monday announced that these documents will enable the examiners access the currently locked counties including Nairobi; where most marking centres are concentrated. Last week,… Read More »

Truth about the 2021 KNEC KCPE Examinations Leakage this Year

Tension has gripped KCPE candidates after tutors alleged that KNEC lifted this year’s Social Studies and English exams from two Revision books that had been widely circulated to Class 8 candidates prior to sitting the exams in March 2021. The candidates, mostly those in private schools had already done the tests in February 2021 after purchasing the books… Read More »

2020 KCSE Exam Kicks Off; A summary of happenings countrywide

KCSE 2021 Exams Latest News- Form four examinations kicked off in the country with senior government officials vowing that the exam will be above board and no serious incidents being reported. A total of 227,000 teachers will oversee the 2020 KCSE national examinations that kicked off today across the country. Seven candidates in Nyamira County are undertaking their Kenya Certificate of… Read More »

27-Year-Old Woman Stabs A 19 Year-Old KCSE Candidate

The 2020/2021 KCSE national exams have commenced on a fair share of melodrama after shocking details about  a 27-Year-Old Joyce Achieng Omondi who stabbed a 19-yr-old KCSE candidate after a conflict broke between them on Wednesday night emerged.The suspect is currently in police custody.See also: KNEC 2020 KCPE Results 2021 Digital Access; Get Your Official KNEC KCPE 2020/2021 Scores Per Subject… Read More »

CS Magoha warns schools planning to hire university students to impersonate as KCSE 2021 candidates

Education Cabinet Secretary Professor George Magoha has reminded examinations centre managers to uphold precautions against malpractises throughout the examination period. Prof Magoha warned the officials manning the exams against lowering their guard in monitoring the conduct of the exams at the tail end of the KCPE tests that winds up today. Speaking during the opening of the container in… Read More »