Kenya declares school year ‘lost’, classes back in 2021

France 24 | Jul 7, 2020 at 1:28 PM
  • Kenya on Tuesday declared that its school year was considered lost because of the coronavirus pandemic, and primary and secondary pupils would return to class next January.
  • The school year in the East African country runs from January to November, when it climaxes with end-of-term exams.
  • President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday announced a “phased reopening” of the country.