Government has waived birth certificates fee for learners in basic education institutions

NAIROBI July 6, 2017 – The government has waived the fee for birth certificates for three months for learners in basic education institutions.

This is contained in a Circular, signed by the Principal Secretary for education, Dr. Belio Kipsang, to Regional Coordinators of Education ad County Directors.

The Cabinet Secretary for Internal and Coordination of National Government, Maj. General (Rtd) Joseph Nkaisery granted the waiver from 6th June, 2017 to 65h October, 2017, after the Ministry of Education after requesting for the waiver.

“Urgently bring this information to the attention of Boards of Managements, school heads teachers, parents and guardians so as to take advantage of the window,” the circular states.