Zim Government reverses public examination fee increase

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By Patience Nhamburo

The Zimbabwe Government has reversed Ordinary and Advanced level examination fee increases “following further representations”.

O-level examination candidates will pay ZWL$15 per subject, down from ZWL$190; while A-level fees are now ZWL$26 per subject down from ZWL$351.

Primary and Secondary Education Minister Cain Mathema announced on Wednesday: “The Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education would like to inform parents and guardians that following further representations, the recently released circular on the 2020 examination fees has been cancelled with immediate effect.”