The Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education 2021 exam results will be released today.
Education CS George Magoha will release the results at Mtihani House Nairobi off Dennis Pritt Road.
Magoha and Interior Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i are said to have had a meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House ahead of the exam results being released.
It is a norm that the president is briefed on the results and then he gives a go-ahead for it to be released.
Early Learning and basic education PS Julius Jwan is also said to have arrived at the exam centre.
831,015 candidates sat the exam in 10,413 centres compared to 752,981 in 10,437 centres in 2020.
This was an increase of 78,034 or 9.39 per cent.
The announcement of the results will pave the way for admission to universities, colleges and technical institutions.
The learners had until April 1 to select courses via the Kenya Universities and Colleges Central Placement portal.
Parents and learners will have only one month to prepare for the learners' enrolment.
University Education PS Simon Nabukwesi had previously said the candidates will join universities in June.
He said those who will be enrolled in colleges and vocational institutes will report in September