Six people arrested in Kisii for examination malpractice

The two impersonators were arrested in Etago subcounty on Friday. [Eric Abuga/Standard]

A  school principal, supervisor, two inivigilators and two alleged examination imposters have been locked up at Nyamarambe police station in Kisii.

They were arrested from Karungu KCSE examination centre in Etago subcounty on Friday evening.

The six were questioned by detectives from the Nyamarambe CID offices before they were detained.

They will be presented in court on Monday.

SEE ALSO :Go extra mile, award-winning teachers implore colleagues

The arrests come three days after 13 people were charged at the High Court in Kisii with examination irregularities, including impersonation.

While inspecting examination progress in Kisii on Wednesday, Education CS George Magoha warned that they had gathered enough intelligence on plans by some centres to engage in exam rigging.

Magoha said he will not allow some individuals to jeopardise the process.

For More of This and Other Stories, Grab Your Copy of the Standard Newspaper.

Do not miss out on the latest news. Join the Standard Digital Telegram channel HERE.

KCSEEducationExam Cheating