EDUCATION | EDUCATION

11-Apr-2019 to 11:32

Gabon closes schools until further notice

APA - Libreville (Gabon) — Gabon has reacted to students demonstrations by closing schools until further notice, according to a statement published on Thursday by the Ministry of Interior.

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11-Apr-2019 to 08:01

More than half of children in Ethiopia excluded from pre-primary education: UNIC...

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — More than half of children in Ethiopia remain excluded from pre-primary education in Ethiopia, despite impressive gains made in increasing enrollment.

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05-Apr-2019 to 11:22

SA school principal suspended over pupils’ impregnations

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — A high school principal in South Africa is under indefinite suspension after it emerged that he had impregnated two of his pupils.

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02-Apr-2019 to 21:22

Mauritania: High school teachers hold sit-in for improved wages

APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Teachers affiliated to the Independent Union of Teachers of Secondary School in Mauritania on Tuesday organized a sit-in near the gate of the ministry of National Education and Vocational Training in Nouakchott to press for higher wages, APA can report from the scene.

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29-Mar-2019 to 14:26

Liberia gets $50m World Bank aid to finance education projects

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank has committed to providing additional financing in the amount of US$50 million to address challenges in Liberia’s education sector, according to Finance and Development Planning Minister, Samuel Tweah.

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25-Mar-2019 to 19:52

US Embassy donates 40, 000 books to eSwatini

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The United States Embassy in Mbabane has donated 40 000 books that will be distributed to various schools in the country.

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25-Mar-2019 to 08:35

Kenyan teacher wins prestigious $1m global teacher award

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s teacher, Peter Tabichi, was on Sunday named the winner of the $1 million (100 million shillings) Global Teacher Prize 2019.

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