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Kenya: CS Magoha Tells Schools Not to Admit Expelled Students

Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha has directed school administrators and principals not to admit students expelled from other schools for over indiscipline cases.

The Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET) has asked the Ministry of Education to abolish boarding schools saying they are contributing to indiscipline among students.It is high time the Ministry of Education planned on how to phase out boarding schools the same way caning was phased out.In fact, there is no relationship between boarding schools and learning.Magoha said even court orders will not be used to allow such students back to school adding that the government will protect teachers and public assets.

We are going to protect our teachers with all the energy that the governemnt has."All these things we are seeing in schools will not be there if we only had day schools.

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