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Ethiopia Shut Down Internet to Stop Exam Cheats

It is not the first time that Addis Ababa has pulled the plug on the internet.

Ethiopian government imposes nationwide internet blackout to beat exam leaks. According to Internet World Stats, only 3.7 percent of Ethiopians have access to the internet.

BY DAILY MAIL

Ethiopia has cut off internet access nationwide until at least June 8 to try to stop cheats from posting high school exam papers on social media, a government official said on Thursday.

Hundreds of thousands of students will take the tests throughout the country with Grade 10 exams taking place from May 31 until June 2, and Grade 12 tests from June 5 until June 8. Continue reading Ethiopia Shut Down Internet to Stop Exam Cheats