The number of pupils joining secondary schools has increased by over 30,000 this year from 696,000 last year. A total of 927,401 pupils sat the exams last year, 7,000 of who obtained 400 marks and above and are expected to join national schools, which have increased in number from 18 to 103 since 2012. In 2015, former Education Cabinet Secretary Jacob Kaimenyi launched the new form one selection guidelines which were aimed at promoting equity, fairness and merit in the selection process.
The objective of the “One UN” is to improve the impact, coherence, efficiency, effectiveness and positioning of the UN system in Kenya to enable it better assist the country to meet the MDGs and Vision 2030. This will be achieved through One Programme, One Budgetary Framework, One Office, One Leader and Communicating as One.