EDUCATION | EDUCATION

29-Aug-2019 to 12:23

Rwandan private university ordered to pay huge amount of rent arrears

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Minister of Education, Eugène Mutimura has ordered the Christian University of Rwanda, one of the academic institution based in Kigali to pay several million rent arrears after the same academic institution has been embroiled in a legal tussle with the proprietor of a building housing the campus, APA learnt Thursday from an official source in Kigali.

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25-Aug-2019 to 10:36

Ghana scholarship from oil revenue unsustainable-Official

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Chairman of Ghana's Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC), Dr. Steve Mantey Yaw says the use of oil revenue to fund high school students in the country is not sustainable and must be reviewed to meet realistic expectations.

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23-Aug-2019 to 08:25

Zimbabwe Staff College students on Rwanda study tour

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A delegation of 28 senior military officers from the Zimbabwe Staff College has started a one-week study tour in Rwanda to learn from the special history of the country to prevent the recurrence of the 1994 genocide, a military official said in Kigali on Thursday.

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21-Aug-2019 to 12:42

Ethiopia embarks on education sector reform

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ministry of Education (MoE) said a decision has been made to introduce the 6-2-4 education system –six years of primary schooling, followed by two years of junior secondary and four year of secondary schooling.

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14-Aug-2019 to 14:40

Cameroon shuts down 262 illegal schools

APA - Douala (Cameroon) By Achille Mbog — Two hundred and sixty-two illegal schools have been closed in Cameroon for the 2019/2020 academic year, the start of which is scheduled for Monday, September 2, the Ministries of Basic Education and Secondary Education announce in a joint statement.

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14-Aug-2019 to 07:20

Sierra Leone teachers issue protest threat

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — A group of aggrieved teachers have hinted at a potential protest action over working condition, raising doubts over the timely reopening of schools in Sierra Leone.

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13-Aug-2019 to 19:27

University 'not named' after Ghanaian leader's late uncle

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian government on Tuesday denied media speculation that President Nana Akufo Addo was initiating a move to rename the University of Ghana, Legon after his late uncle, Dr. Joseph Boakye Dankwa.

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