'One Million Kenyan Children Not in School'

According to a report by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), one million children in the country do not attend school despite free primary education that was launched in 2003.

Kenya has at least one million children out of school, according to a report by UNESCO (file photo).

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