EDUCATION | EDUCATION

04-Jul-2019 to 12:08

Liberia gets $47m World Bank grant to promote education

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved an International Development Association (IDA) grant of US$47 million for Improving Results in Secondary Education (IRISE) project for Liberia.

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04-Jul-2019 to 08:31

Liberia: WAEC to introduce customized mathematical set on exams

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Liberia National Office of the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) will, beginning April 2020, introduce a Customized Mathematical Set (CMS) on its West African Senior School Certificate Examinations (WASSCE) and Liberia Junior High School Certificate Examinations (LJHSCE).

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27-Jun-2019 to 14:41

Kenya: Major scholarship opportunity for African scientists

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — African scientists interested in pursuing doctoral training in Applied Sciences, Engineering and Technology (ASET), have a chance to access fully funded scholarships, tenable in selected African universities in collaboration with highly recognised international institutions.

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20-Jun-2019 to 15:46

Zimbabwe teachers threaten partial shutdown of public schools

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwean teachers on Thursday gave the government 72 hours to address their grievances over worsening economic condition and poor remuneration or risk a partial shutdown of schools beginning next week.

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20-Jun-2019 to 12:32

S/African university among world's best – Survey

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Ranked as the 200th in the world, South Africa’s University of Cape Town is the country's best ranked education facility in a survey of the world’s 1,000 universities carried out this year, APA has learnt.

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13-Jun-2019 to 11:50

Liberia: ECOWAS envoy stresses essence of school feeding program

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The Special Representative of the President of the ECOWAS Commission to Liberia, Ambassador Babatunde O. Ajisomo, has underscored the need for Liberia to work with its partners to begin a home grown school feeding program.

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11-Jun-2019 to 16:40

Africa to host Eisenhower fellowship conference

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Eisenhower Fellowships, a global program that identifies, empowers and connects innovative leaders, will convene its first ever conference in Africa on June 14 and 15.

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