EDUCATION | EDUCATION

13-Oct-2014 to 16:17

Zuma tribute to S/African teachers

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has praised his country’s school teachers, saying they helped his government create a better life for all.

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13-Oct-2014 to 09:52

Malawi launches revised technical, vocational training policy

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi has launched a revised technical and vocational training (TEVET) policy to be implemented over the next five years to incorporate a number of developments that have taken place in the country.

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11-Oct-2014 to 13:28

Gambian professor receives award in US

APA-Banjul (Gambia) — A Gambian-born American academic, Professor Abdoulie Saine, has set an outstanding example after he was among five faculty conferred with Miami University’s “Distinguished Scholar Award.”

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09-Oct-2014 to 13:53

Sierra Leone’s education minister defends radio/TV education project

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Amidst criticism of educational programmes by radio and television, Sierra Leone`s Education minister on Wednesday insisted that the process was on the right footing.

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08-Oct-2014 to 19:23

Malawi special-needs teachers on strike over recognition

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi special needs teachers have started their sit-in, demanding government to acknowledge their professional certificates.

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08-Oct-2014 to 11:36

Varsity graduates must appreciate S/Africa’s history – Zuma

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African universities must produce graduates who appreciate the country’s history of oppression and division and strive for a society where the negative past is completely shunned, according to President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday.

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06-Oct-2014 to 14:33

Zambian students demand new loan scheme

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Students from state-owned institutions of higher learning in Zambia are demanding the introduction of a loan scheme that will enable them finance their studies and pay back the loans when they start work after their studies.

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