#BackToSchool is currently the number one trending topic on Twitter.

Just five days ago, Education CS George Magoha announced that students in Grade 4, Class 8 and Form Four are expected back in school on October 12. However, the announcement was met with several concerns including the short notice and a recent spike in COVID-19 infections. Teachers also have to deal with inadequate funds, poor sub-county coordination and lack of personal protective equipment as schools reopen today. #BackToSchool is currently the number one trending topic on Twitter as Kenyans air their sentiments on the resumption of school after their closure in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic:

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KCPE examinations will start on March 22, 2021 and end on March 24, 2021. KCSE exams on the other hand are to start on March 25, 2021 and end on April 16, 2021.