EDUCATION | EDUCATION

13-Mar-2019 to 00:13

Juba university students protest new tuition fees

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — Students of the University of Juba have staged a peaceful demonstration against new hike in tuition fees.

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08-Mar-2019 to 15:50

France pumps CFA16bln into Cameroon vocational training

APA-Douala (Cameroon) By Mbog Achille — France has donated CFA16 billion to Cameroon for the construction of two vocational training centres under the Development and Debt Reduction Contract (CD2), APA learned on Friday from the Ministry of Employment and Vocational Training.

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06-Mar-2019 to 16:09

South Sudan: New textbooks for landmark school curriculum

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudan is poised for Thursday’s launch of new textbooks for its freshly minted school curriculum, a statement from the Education ministry said on Tuesday.

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04-Mar-2019 to 16:47

Rwanda announces $3m investment in technical, vocational education

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan government has announced a $3 million investment toward promoting technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in fiscal year 2018/19.

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04-Mar-2019 to 16:43

Sierra Leone leader heads for Harvard, MIT

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio is set to visit Harvard University this week, as part of a tour the presidency say is aimed at partnership building.

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18-Feb-2019 to 18:33

Mozambique varsity, USAID in joint war on cervical cancer

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's largest and oldest state university, Eduardo Mondlane University has entered into a partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), to evaluate new technologies and approaches for screening and treating cervical cancer, APA can report on Monday.

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14-Feb-2019 to 17:06

Botswana in partnership with US varsities

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana is set to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for collaboration on economic development with Rutgers University, the State University of New Jersey based in the United States, a senior official said Thursday.

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