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    15-Apr-2019 to 15:23

    Congolese students besiege Dakar embassy over scholarships

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Abdourahmane Diallo — Republic of Congo students of the Institut privé de gestion-Institut supérieur de technologie industrielle (IPG-ISTI) Monday converged in front of their country’s embassy in Dakar, Senegal to demand their scholarships.

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    14-Apr-2019 to 09:27

    Sierra Leone: President urges graduate to be innovative

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President Julius Maada Bio has challenged graduands at this year’s convocation ceremony at the country’s second most popular university, Njala, to be bold, innovative and enterprising and take advantage of the many opportunities outside school.

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    12-Apr-2019 to 07:43

    UN lauds S/Africa's efforts to roll out pre-primary education

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF)’s first-ever global report on pre-primary school education has lauded South Africa’s efforts in rolling out pre-primary education.

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    11-Apr-2019 to 11:32

    Gabon closes schools until further notice

    APA - Libreville (Gabon) — Gabon has reacted to students demonstrations by closing schools until further notice, according to a statement published on Thursday by the Ministry of Interior.

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    11-Apr-2019 to 08:01

    More than half of children in Ethiopia excluded from pre-primary education: UNIC...

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — More than half of children in Ethiopia remain excluded from pre-primary education in Ethiopia, despite impressive gains made in increasing enrollment.

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    05-Apr-2019 to 11:22

    SA school principal suspended over pupils’ impregnations

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — A high school principal in South Africa is under indefinite suspension after it emerged that he had impregnated two of his pupils.

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    02-Apr-2019 to 21:22

    Mauritania: High school teachers hold sit-in for improved wages

    APA-Nouakchott (Mauritania) By Mohamed Moctar — Teachers affiliated to the Independent Union of Teachers of Secondary School in Mauritania on Tuesday organized a sit-in near the gate of the ministry of National Education and Vocational Training in Nouakchott to press for higher wages, APA can report from the scene.

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