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Oromo Activists Force Government to Suspened University Entrance Exam

University exam suspended
Leakage everywhere. National University Entrance Exam in Ethiopia cancelled nationwide after leaked exam papers gone viral on social media.

By TesfaNews,

Hundreds of thousands of Ethiopian high school students were in for a rude shock today when the government unexpectedly cancelled the national University entrance examination following question papers leak.

The Higher education entrance exam was scheduled to take place as of today nationwide. However, students from the 800 exam centers across the country were seen returning home without taking the exams.

Picture of the leaked English and Mathematics exam papers have gone viral on social media yesterday.

People supporting the protests for greater rights for Ethiopia’s Oromo people are saying that they are responsible for the leak. Continue reading Oromo Activists Force Government to Suspened University Entrance Exam

Liberia Students all Fail University Admission Exam

Liberia education system is said to be in a “mess”

By BBC,

Liberia’s education minister says she finds it hard to believe that not a single candidate passed this year’s university admission exam.

Nearly 25,000 school-leavers failed the test for admission to the University of Liberia, one of two state-run universities.

The students lacked enthusiasm and did not have a basic grasp of English, a university official told the BBC.

Liberia is recovering from a brutal civil war that ended a decade ago.  Continue reading Liberia Students all Fail University Admission Exam