UNEB cancels examination results of 83 Sheema candidates

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SHEEMA– Uganda National Examinations Board (UNEB) has cancelled 2020 PLE results of 83 pupils from Sheema district over malpractice.

Kanyesigye Loyce Tumusiime, Sheema District Education officer confirmed that results of 42 pupils of Visionary Junior School Kakindo and 41 pupils of Kyabigo primary school were cancelled.

UNEB has directed all P.7 pupils from Nyarushinya primary school in Kitagata, Blessed stars primary school Rukondo to repeat primary seven class hence cancelling their results.

In July this year, UNEB released 2020 PLE results of 749,761 candidates but withheld results of the candidates of the above schools on allegations of malpractice.

Tumusiime confided to this reporter that she has already directed the affected Schools to allow all the pupils to repeat the class once schools reopen.

The Sheema Resident District Commissioner Frank Besigye Kyerere confirmed to www.theinformerug.com that after going to UNEB with Headteachers of the affected Schools, they were told that their results were cancelled because of examination malpractice.