EDUCATION | EDUCATION

08-Apr-2020 to 13:12

S/Africa offers TV lessons for students affected by COVID-19

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Broadcasting Corporation is to offer school lessons on the small screen and radio airwaves to enable the country’s students catch up with missed classes during the coronavirus lockdown, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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02-Apr-2020 to 17:22

Gambia adopts media schooling for basic education amid COVID-19

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Following the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent closure of schools and learning centers, the ministry of basic and secondary education adapts new teaching and learning methods through the use of the Gambian media houses to deliver essential lessons of core subjects such as English language, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies.

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19-Mar-2020 to 14:50

Botswana closes schools amid coronavirus scare

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Thursday became the latest country to shut down schools across the country despite not having had any confirmed cases of the coronavirus, the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease.

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07-Mar-2020 to 10:25

Addis Ababa: WB pledges $25m for school feeding program

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The World Bank has pledged $25 million toward a feeding program for schools in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.

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06-Mar-2020 to 14:46

Liberia gets $250, 000 World Bank grant to bolster education

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank has provided a grant of US$ 250, 000, 00 for inclusive education in Liberia.

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27-Feb-2020 to 19:59

Liberia school project gets $47m from W/Bank

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — The World Bank Group has provided $47 million for Liberia's Improving Results In Secondary Education (IRISE) Project, APA can report Thursday.

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27-Feb-2020 to 14:07

S/African gov’t bans fish diet at schools in pilchards recall aftermath

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government has suspended the eating of canned pilchards at all school cafeterias nationwide with immediate effect due to alleged contamination, APA learnt here on Thursday.

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