Somalia: 6935 Students Fail in the Secondary School Examinations

The National examinations results have been released, with a record pass rate among the candidates.

A total of 27,000 students sat the exams in may, after hitches that saw the examinations being repeated due to massive leakages.

This is the fourth year that the centralized examinations have been taken in Banadir region, Jubaland, Southwest, Galmudug and Hirshabelle states.

The government is working towards streamlining the education system and centralising exams to avoid students carrying different certificates.

Wadajir Party Demands Govt Cut Ties With Qatar Over Alleged Links To Bossaaso Attack

Death Toll in Car Bomb rises to 21, Among victims are pilgrims heading to Maka

Special Representative Patten welcomes the commitment of the Government of the Republic of Somalia to develop a National...

However, umbrellas have been reluctant to let go of their function to administer exams noting it had been filling the gap for over the last two decades.

Umbrellas are still fully in charge of private schools exams in the whole country.

This was the forth centralized examination released in which the federal government administered for students who completed secondary

More From: Dalsan Radio

Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.