Nedinani Katamu


The Uganda National Examination Board (Uneb) has revealed will next month start hearing malpractice cases of 3,612 withheld results of students and pupils who sat for the national examinations from various schools across the country.

The Executive Director of Uneb, Dan Odongo says  the board is set to start the hearing of these cases effective 1st September 2021. The exercise will exonerate  students who will be found innocent and  their withheld results released yet those  found guilty will have their results cancelled.

The suspected students are supposed to appear in person before the Uneb examinations security committee for interrogation

The board withheld 2,220 results of pupils who sat for the 2020 Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE), 1,292 results of students who sat for Uganda Certificate of Education (UCE) and about 100 results of students who sat for the Uganda Advanced certificate of education (UACE).