31-Aug-2020 to 15:37

Senegal varsities to resume classes amid COVID-19 fears

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The resumption of classes in Senegal’s public universities from September 1 appears to be on course despite reservations.

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31-Aug-2020 to 11:15

Botswana to reopen schools for non-exam classes

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Public schools around Botswana’s capital Gaborone will reopen for non-examination classes on Tuesday, a government official has announced.

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26-Aug-2020 to 09:44

Ethiopia to reopen schools amid COVID-19 spread

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The next academic year for schools in Ethiopia will begin on September 2nd 2020, according to decision taken by the country's Education ministry, APA can report on Wednesday.

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25-Aug-2020 to 17:59

Rwanda gets $9.1m South Korea grant to boost education sector

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — South Korea on Tuesday signed an agreement with Rwanda to provide 8.7 billion Rwandan francs (about 9.7 million U.S. dollars) to finance projects aimed at strengthening the Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) systems and structures in the country.

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07-Aug-2020 to 11:28

eSwatini teachers up in arms over schools reopening

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Teachers in eSwatini are up in arms against a government decision to embark on a phased reopening of schools despite the deadly coronavirus pandemic that has so far claimed 55 lives in the country.

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26-Jul-2020 to 09:18

Rwanda: Disused market to be transformed into special needs school

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A disused market in the Rwandan town of Rubaya, near thew Ugandan border is poised to be transformed into a school for people of special needs, a senior official has told APA.

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20-Jul-2020 to 12:45

S/African teachers cry foul over salary freeze during COVID-19 break

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African teachers are not pleased with an opposition party’s suggestion that they should not be paid their salaries if schools are closed over the coronavirus pandemic, APA learnt on Monday.

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