South Sudan Secondary Examinations (SSSE) postponed to March, 2017

Posted: January 4, 2017 by PaanLuel Wël in Garang Abraham Malak, Junub Sudan

By Garang Abraham Malak, Juba-South Sudan

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Deng Deng Hoc, South Sudan minister for Education

January 4, 2017 (SSB) —The ministry of General Education has announced the post-ponding of the South Sudan Secondary Examinations from January to 6th of March, the exams were supposed to start on the 6th of January but due to the delay of money made it to be pushed to March.

Addressing the press yesterday in the ministry of General Education, the Minister of General education Mr. Deng Deng Hoc stated that there were several reason as to why the examinations were post ponded to March.

“One was the delay of transfer of money from the ministry of Finance to the accounts of National Examination Council and also to the accounts of the two printing companies supplying the Council with Ink, paper and security envelopes, those reason forced the National Examination Council to post pond the examinations to March” Deng Explained

Hoc added that they expects the security envelopes, ink and papers to be supplied to them this week and after than the ministry will have about four-five weeks for printing of the examinations.

He cited that the distributions of the examinations to various states will start immediately when they are all printed and properly protected.

Deng revealed that there is decreased in the number of candidates who are sitting this year compared to last year, “the number of students sitting this year has reduced compared to the of the students who set last year”

You can reached the reporter at his email: Garang Malak Diit <gmalakkdiit@gmail.com>

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