EDUCATION | EDUCATION

12-Oct-2020 to 11:57

Gambia reopens schools Wednesday

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian schools are set to reopen later this week seven months after an outbreak of the coronavirus prompted the government to shut down all learning institutions across the country.

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07-Oct-2020 to 12:36

Ramaphosa commends teachers’ dedication despite COVID-19 risks

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended the dedication by the country’s teachers to their work despite the risks posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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07-Oct-2020 to 08:40

Zimbabwe: Only 29% of teachers reporting for work – Minister

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Only 29 percent of teachers are reporting for duty at Zimbabwe’s public school as the majority of instructors boycott work over poor working conditions, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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27-Sep-2020 to 09:31

Rwanda opts for gradual reopening of schools

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has opted for a gradual reopening of schools which were closed six months ago following an outbreak of the coronavirus epidemic in the country, APA can report on Sunday.

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25-Sep-2020 to 11:56

Covid-19: Kenyan schools poised to resume amid strict regulations

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenyan health officials have vowed that strict safety regulations will be in place ahead of the reopening of schools next month.

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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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