KSCE candidate declines to sit for her exams


A candidate in Nyamira refused to sit for her final examinations in after giving birth  day one of the National tests.

According to the Standard she wrote to the Kenya National Examinations Council, declining to continue with the exams.Nyamira County Commissioner Amos Mariba who is overseeing the exams in the region, said the candidate delivered her baby on November 3.

“She did not sit for any paper and she has already written to KNEC saying she doesn’t need to sit her KCSE,” Mariba said.


The Commissioner said the girl had been regularly absent from school since February after registering for the exams and that she only reappeared during the tests.