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Breaking: Government abandons O'level and A'Level exam fees

by Staff Reporter
19 Feb 2020 at 10:00hrs | Views
Government has made a u-turn on the recently announced examination fees telling parents to revert back to the fees approved in 2015.

The recent exam fees structure would have seen parents forking out $190 for Ordinary Level examinations up from $15 and $351 for Advanced Level up from $26.

Below is teh full statement by education minister Cain Mathema

Following the publication of the 2020 public examination fees, it has been found necessary to carry out further consultations.

While the examination fees that were published were based on the actual cost of each examination, the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education would like to inform parents and guardians that following further representations, the recently released circular on the 2020 examination fees as been cancelled with immediate effect.

New fees will be announced after further consultations have been made with all relevant stakeholders.

Parents and guardians are therefore advised to continue paying the old fees approved in 2015.

Please be advised that the deadlines for examination fees payment remain the same.

Source - Byo24News