MARKING OF THE 2023 KENYA CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION EXAMINATION – KNEC
The Kenya Nationwide Examinations Council (KNEC) needs to tell the nation that the marking train of the 2022 Kenya Certificates of Secondary Training (KCSE) Examination is happening easily in all of the 35 centres.
Nevertheless, on Tuesday, tenth January 2023, some examiners at one of many centres the place marking of Christian Non secular Training Paper I is at present going down tried to disrupt the train over claims that they have been sad with the “strict” marking regime imposed by the Centre’s Chief Examiner. The Council authorities, upon consultations, agreed to switch the Chief Examiner as a compromise to make sure a clean progress of the marking train.
Sadly, regardless of responding to their preliminary demand, a couple of of the examiners but once more got here up with a contemporary name that the marking payment be revised upwards. For the reason that difficulty of the examiner’s marking payment is a person contract, and agreed to earlier than reporting to a centre, the Council discovered it inconceivable to search out an additional funds to revise the charges halfway.
The Council, subsequently, resolved to permit the examiners who have been prepared to proceed with the marking course of to take action uninterrupted. Equally, those that wished to exit the marking train have been allowed to take action with out inflicting additional interruptions to the method. Within the meantime, the Council has invited skilled examiners from its database to make sure the sleek progress of the train.The Council needs to guarantee the nation that the marking train is happening nicely and will likely be accomplished in time to make sure a well timed launch of the KCSE Examination.
Prof. Julius Nyabundi,Chairman, Kenya Nationwide Examinations Council