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EDUCATION: UNEB withholds results of 1,262 candidates, UCE results 2019 released.

EDUCATION: UNEB withholds results of 1,262 candidates, UCE results 2019 released.

AFRICA, EDUCATION, UGANDA
Uganda National Examinations Board-UNEB has withheld Uganda Certificate of Education (UACE) examination results of 1,262 candidates over suspected malpractice. This was revealed by Prof Mary Akwakol, the UNEB Chairman as she handed over the results to Education and Sports minister Janet Museveni has on Friday morning for release to the public. Prof Okwakol, however, says “the 2019 UCE examination was conducted smoothly and free from leakage” The number of candidates registered for the 2019 examination increased by 0.7% much as the day of the increase was lower than that of 2018 demonstrating the UCE cycle completed. Overall performance in the UCE 2019 examinations was better than that of the previous year. It improved from 87.2 percent in 2018 to 92.2 percent. UNEB...