PLE 2017: 57,000 fail national exams

PLE 2017: 57,000 fail national exams

The Education Minister Janet Museveni has today at the office of the president released the Uganda national examination board’s 2017 primary leaving examination, saying that out of the 628,606 pupils who turned up for the exams,571,252 (90.9%) passed the exams while 57,354 failed the exams. The Uneb secretary general Daniel Odongo says a total of 57,198 […]

Ngora P7 pupil gives birth during exam

Ngora P7 pupil gives birth during exam

In Uganda, 25.2 percent of girls aged 15 to 19 were either mothers or pregnant in 2012, according to data from the World Bank and compiled by Quandl.(NET PHOTO) A primary seven pupil at Ongerei Primary School in Ngora District developed labour pains in the middle of her Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) and was rushed […]