Uproar Over Massive failure in 2016 KCSE Results!
Education CS Dr Fred Matiang'i is facing a major backlash over the Results of KCSE Released on 29th December 2016. KNUT says there were glaring anomalies that Matiang'i ignored.
Only 141 students managed grade A across the country, with just slightly above 88,000 students making it to university. Over 300,000 students scored between grad D and E. This has brought trouble to Matiang'i. This is the first time Candidates have had such massive failure at the secondary school level since 1963.
KNUT Speaks Out Over the glaring anomalies in the 2016 KCSE Examination Results.
KNUT say that after investigations conducted by the union, they concluded that 2016 KCSE Results are not a true reflection of the candidates' performance. The union (KNUT) therefore wants the results recalled and a thorough and comprehensive forensic audit be done to correct the glaring anomalies.
Raila wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to form a commission of inquiry to audit the 2016 KCSE Results
Opposition leader Raila Odinga has also added his voice by demanding a full-fledged investigation into the mysteries surrounding last year's Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) be launched immediately to ensure that the students get the qualifications they deserve. The former Prime Minister also wants disciplinary action taken against those culpable.
Raila wants President Uhuru Kenyatta to form a commission of inquiry to audit the 2016 KCSE examination results. He also wants disciplinary action taken against those culpable.
Pressure continues to mount as Church leaders raise their voice to ask for an audit on the 2016 KCSE results.Bishop Robert Langat of the Africa Gospel Church, while speaking at Chelsa Academy in Bomet yesterday said there was need for the results to be reviewed, noting that the drastic decline in the number of students scoring good marks, unlike in the past, was worrying and raises more questions.
He, however said that although there was need to make national exams results credible, it was wrong to punish students and damage the reputation of some schools by lowering the number of good grades.
VIEW KCSE 2016 Results In-depth Analysis.