By Raphael Situma
Education CS George Magoha has announced a reduction in secondary school fees due to the short nature of the 2021 school calendar.
National schools will pay sh8,500 less while Extra-county and county schools will pay sh5,500 less.
This means the fess in national schools will be Sh45,054 while learners in extra-county and county schools will pay Sh39,554.
The schools are set to reopen on July 26.
Education PS Julias Jwan on Thursday urged schools to continue upholding the covid19 protocols.He added by calling parents to pay fees to support school operations.
Magoha spoke on Thursday while launching the Elimu scholarship for 9,000 KCPE candidates from ASAL and marginalised areas to finance their secondary education at KICD