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    23-Oct-2018 to 11:33

    Kenya: Conference on disability inclusive-education in Africa kicks off

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — African education policy makers and opinion leaders are gathering in Nairobi for a three-day conference to discuss the initiatives African governments are making to entrench disability-inclusive education in Africa in their respective education systems.

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    22-Oct-2018 to 16:11

    Mozambique gets $50M World Bank funding for technical education

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — The World Bank will provide $50 million in 2019 for Mozambique's technical-professional education sectot, APA can report on Monday.

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    18-Oct-2018 to 18:47

    Senegal schools: Teachers blamed for 42 percent sexual assaults

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Teachers in Senegal account for 42 percent of cases of sexual abuse in schools, a report by Human Rights Watch (HRW) reveals.

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    18-Oct-2018 to 17:39

    Senegal urged to tackle sexual predators in schools

    APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The international NGO Human Rights Watch, in a report on sexual harassment in schools has called on the Senegalese authorities to put an end to the culture of silence around it and punish teachers guilty of the practice against their students.

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    01-Oct-2018 to 17:30

    Sierra Leone widens exams fraud probe

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of Sierra Leone has widened the net of its probe into what it described as the largest suspected examination malpractice in the country.

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    27-Sep-2018 to 19:03

    eSwatini: Teachers petition US embassy over grievances

    APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Hundreds of teachers in eSwatini have marched to the US embassy to deliver a petition on their grievances.

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    26-Sep-2018 to 13:16

    Sierra Leone makes mass arrests over suspected exams fraud

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone authorities say they are questioning 71 suspects involved in alleged exams malpractice in the latest scandal surrounding the country’s education system.

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