Grade 8 National General Examinations has commenced Yesterday.
Asmara, 04 June 2015 – Grade 8 National General Examinations has commenced Yesterday. In addition to all students in the country who have completed grade eight, Eritrean students in community schools in Riyadh and Jeddah are also participating, as is normal the case, in the same examinations.
“The aggregate number of students taking the examination this year is around 50,000”, Mr. Kifle Mokonen , the Head of National Examinations in the Education Ministry, stated. Female students comprise 46% of the total.
The Ministry of Education has deployed 3,500 examiners and 2,500 supervisors to enhance effective monitoring of the examinations.