EDUCATION | EDUCATION

21-Oct-2020 to 18:48

Ethiopia launches year-long national COVID-19 study

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia on Wednesday launched a year-long COVID-19 National Cohort Study involving 45 scientists, international research institutes and foreign universities to determine the history, clinical features, management and epidemiological characteristics of the virus.

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20-Oct-2020 to 19:08

Rwandan ex-minister of Education appointed to head public university

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — The former Rwandan Education minister Dr Papias Musafiri Malimba was appointed Tuesday to head the University of Rwanda (Public), one day all physical teaching activities at academic level resume since they were suspended in March this year as a result of Covid-19 pandemic.

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19-Oct-2020 to 17:27

OIF set to deploy up to 100 French teachers to Rwanda

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — The Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie (OIF) plans to send up to 100 teachers to Rwanda over the next two years under a project aimed at enhancing French language teaching among its member states, a senior official from this international organisation grouping french speaking countries told local media Monday in Kigali.

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12-Oct-2020 to 11:57

Gambia reopens schools Wednesday

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Gambian schools are set to reopen later this week seven months after an outbreak of the coronavirus prompted the government to shut down all learning institutions across the country.

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07-Oct-2020 to 12:36

Ramaphosa commends teachers’ dedication despite COVID-19 risks

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended the dedication by the country’s teachers to their work despite the risks posed by the Covid-19 pandemic.

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07-Oct-2020 to 08:40

Zimbabwe: Only 29% of teachers reporting for work – Minister

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Only 29 percent of teachers are reporting for duty at Zimbabwe’s public school as the majority of instructors boycott work over poor working conditions, APA learnt here on Wednesday.

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27-Sep-2020 to 09:31

Rwanda opts for gradual reopening of schools

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has opted for a gradual reopening of schools which were closed six months ago following an outbreak of the coronavirus epidemic in the country, APA can report on Sunday.

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