The Uganda National Examinations Board, the body in charge of finalists examinations, has said they will be able to determine the schedule of the finals once finalists report.
This announcement came after President Museveni, in his latest address to the country about the COVID19 fight, announced that school would resume for finalists. Students in P7, S4, and S6 would return to school on 15th October. Tertiary institutions finalists to resume studies in October.
“We have decided to reopen schools for candidate classes including P.7, S.4, and S.6 plus finalists in tertiary institutions like colleges and universities,” Museveni said.
The President explained that it was safer for finalists only to resume studies because they are 1.5 million which represents only 10% of the total number of 15 million learners in the country.