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Student Who Scored An An Almost Missing Out On Dream Course In Egerton University

Kevin Otieno is a firstborn in a family of 3.He is 17 year old who did his KCSE in March 2021.Otieno had sat for his KCPE in 2016 and scored 409 marks.He had been called to the prestigious Lenana School but couldn't join the school due to lack of school fees.

Later a well -wisher intervened and secured him placement at the Light Academy in Nairobi.It was through the scholarship that he managed to complete his secondary education.Kevin scored an A of 81 points out of 84 in the 2020 KCSE.

Otieno was to report to Egerton on sep 6 2021 but due to lack of fee problems,he is still at home.

His mother,Benter Atieno is a single parent in Kisumu Central working as a tailor and Hawks githeri for a living.The boy's mother has tried applying for bursaries but her efforts have been futile.

I have tried everything possible to raise the Egerton University fee through family and friends but I have only managed to raise Ksh 5,000 from church members, added the mother of 3.

For now, Otieno is clinging on hope that a well wisher would come to his rescue.

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