President Uhuru Kenyatta today, Monday ,10th May, at State House, Nairobi, received results of the 2020 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) examination ahead of release to the public.
Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha presented the results to the President at a briefing attended by Head of Public Service Joseph Kinyua, Early Learning and Basic Education PS Julius Jwan, and TSC Chief Executive Officer Nancy Macharia and her KNEC counterpart, Mercy Karogo.
President Kenyatta congratulated the 2020 KCSE exam candidates for a great performance despite the challenges posed by Covid-19. He also thanked the education sector stakeholders for the smooth administration of the examinations.
The President also witnessed the swearing-in of Prof Fatuma Chege as the Principal Secretary of the new State Department for Implementation of Curriculum Reforms within the Ministry of Education.
The Head of State expressed confidence in Prof Chege’s ability to steer the ongoing rollout of the new curriculum.
“You have been at the forefront in the development of this curriculum. You know what needs to be done,” the President tasked Prof Chege.