Govt To Increase School Funds

The government is set to increase the amount of money allocated to each primary school pupil by 500 shillings. Education Cabinet Secretary said the money that has been factored in the budget estimates will see schools receive Sh1530 per pupil up from the current Sh1020. The Minister further announced that beginning next year, candidates in national exams for both primary and secondary schools will also not pay examination fees as the cost would be taken up by the Government Alex Kubasu with the details.