EDUCATION | EDUCATION

22-Sep-2020 to 17:32

At Least 25m students to return to schools in Ethiopia-Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — At Least 25 million learners are to return to schools in Ethiopia this month as part of the government decision to further relax Covid-19 restrictions, an official has said

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07-Sep-2020 to 18:02

Senegal urged to allocate 3 percent of budget to education

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A group of civil society organisations including COSYDEP, Alphadev, Cendreao, Cneap and the DEFI NGO on Sunday in Dakar urged the government of Senegal to allocate t 3 percent of state budget to providing quality education, in line with the commitment made at the African Regional Conference on Global Literacy held from September 10 to 12, 2007 in Bamako, Mali.

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31-Aug-2020 to 15:37

Senegal varsities to resume classes amid COVID-19 fears

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The resumption of classes in Senegal’s public universities from September 1 appears to be on course despite reservations.

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31-Aug-2020 to 11:15

Botswana to reopen schools for non-exam classes

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Public schools around Botswana’s capital Gaborone will reopen for non-examination classes on Tuesday, a government official has announced.

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26-Aug-2020 to 09:44

Ethiopia to reopen schools amid COVID-19 spread

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The next academic year for schools in Ethiopia will begin on September 2nd 2020, according to decision taken by the country's Education ministry, APA can report on Wednesday.

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25-Aug-2020 to 17:59

Rwanda gets $9.1m South Korea grant to boost education sector

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — South Korea on Tuesday signed an agreement with Rwanda to provide 8.7 billion Rwandan francs (about 9.7 million U.S. dollars) to finance projects aimed at strengthening the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) systems and structures in the country.

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07-Aug-2020 to 11:28

eSwatini teachers up in arms over schools reopening

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Teachers in eSwatini are up in arms against a government decision to embark on a phased reopening of schools despite the deadly coronavirus pandemic that has so far claimed 55 lives in the country.

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