National Examinations Cheating Identified .The National Assembly Education Committee through its chairperson Julius Melly has indicated that the students sitting for the final examinations are not to blame in an event of Examination cheating.
According to Melly, the learners are always innocent as the people to be held responsible are parents who want their children to go to big schools.
Melly also added that cheating is a move that is facilitated by school principals who want to gain promotions as well as recognition.
These sentiments were made by Julius Melly during an interview with the citizen tv on Tuesday morning.
It was further realized that principals also get pressure from the community where they work to ensure they post best results or else they may be forced to be transferred from their station.
These details have been revealed just days to this year’s Kenya certificate of primary education kcpe , Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education KCSE and KPSEA are about to start in this week.
So for, kcse candidates started their KCSE on Monday with practical papers
In this year , a total of 903,260 candidates have been registered for this year’s KCSE Examination that will end on 24th November 2023.
National Examinations Cheating Identified
It is also expected that candidates shall sit their practical papers on this entire week untill Friday, October 27.
These practical examinations that the learners are currently handle include orals for French and German subjects .
Learners will also sit for Arabic, Kenyan sign language examinations and music in this first week.