EDUCATION | EDUCATION

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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08-Jun-2019 to 15:50

Nigeria resolves to engage qualified teachers

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria has resolved to engage qualified and licenced teachers as part of efforts to rid the system of their unqualified counterparts.

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05-Jun-2019 to 14:28

Lesotho education officials in Kenya on bench marking tour

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — A seven person delegation of senior education officials Lesotho will spend a week in the country studying how the government has ensured all school age children get quality learning.

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31-May-2019 to 18:09

University of Sierra Leone withdraws two ‘fraudulent’ degrees

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The University of Sierra Leone (USL) has withdrawn two degrees from two individuals said to have acquired them fraudulently.

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