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Magoha Releases Results of 549 KCSE Students After 1 Month

When Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha published the examination results on Saturday, April 23, the Homa Bay county school's results were withheld.

After Magoha said that his Ministry had received accusations of malpractices, the Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) had to examine the issue further, the school's results were withheld.

The school is in Kandiege, Homa Bay County's Rachuonyo North Sub County.

Candidates from Oriwa Boys High School celebrated after obtaining their results on Friday, May 13, 2022.

Oriwa Boys produced amazing performance once the results were released. The school received an average mark of 8.215 (B-minus), with 10 of the top applicants receiving an A- (minus).

Ten students received an A- (minus), 61 B+ (plus), 152 B (plain), 167 B- (minus), 130 C+ (plus), 26 C (plain), and two C- (minus) (minus).

521 of the 549 applicants who took the examinations received a C+ for university entrance (plus). Only twenty-eight (28) students did not meet the university's minimal admissions grade.

Maurice Ouma, the principal of Oriwo Boys High School, said both parents and students were pleased with the findings.

Magoha added that incidences of malpractice have decreased dramatically in the nation since the publication of the findings last month.

He praised senior Ministry of Education officials for ensuring that the tests were handled in a professional manner.

According to Magoha, 1,138 pupils had an A average, while 145,000 students received a C+ or above average.

The national tests, which began on March 14, attracted almost 800,000 applicants.


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