Salim Mvurya's son takes top position in Kwale and Coast region

Hassan Wanini Mvurya, 14, who led in the 2018 KCPE exam in Kwale County by scoring 440 marks. The son of Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya wrote the exam at Mekaela Likunda School. PHOTO | FADHILI FREDRICK | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Hassan Wanini Mvurya, son of Kwale Governor Salim Mvurya, scored 440 marks out of a possible 500.

  • Private schools continued to dominate top positions compared to public schools.

  • The number of those with 301 and above also improved, 228,414 against 217,307 and 207,141 in the previous years.

A governor’s son led candidates from the Coast region in this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examinations, whose results were released on Monday.

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