EDUCATION | EDUCATION

07-Jul-2020 to 10:20

Kenya: Primary, secondary education off until 2021

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Despite lifting travel restrictions within the country, the authorities in Kenya say schools will remain shut until 2021, while those of higher learning could resume in September, APA can report on Tuesday.

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25-Jun-2020 to 12:04

Covid-19 kits readied for Gambian schools

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — With some schools partially opened education authorities in The Gambia are racing against time to provide essential items to students and teachers to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

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20-Jun-2020 to 00:10

Rwanda: Free learning on youtube as school closures continue

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — A few months after Rwanda suspended all school activities amid concerns over the spread of COVID-19, the country has moved to free YouTube lessons to keep students up to speed with visual online education, an official source revealed Saturday.

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16-Jun-2020 to 20:42

Rural education: Rwanda to recruit over 7,000 new teachers

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan Ministry of Education is considering the recruitment of 7,200 teachers to support the development of a 12 year basic-education especially in remote rural areas as schools are set to reopen in September, an official source confirmed Tuesday to APA in Kigali.

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03-Jun-2020 to 09:08

Senegal takes a leap in the dark as schools reopen

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Postponing the reopening of schools due to the new coronavirus has cast a shadow on the Senegal's plan to save the 2019/20 academic year.

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29-May-2020 to 18:09

Huawei to support higher learning in Cote d'Ivoire with ICT expertise

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Chinese technology giant, Huawei Group has expressed its readness to bring its expertise to the Ivorian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, APA learned Friday in the Ivorian economic capital, Abidjan.

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24-May-2020 to 00:03

S/Africa varsity students return to class in June

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s final year university students would return to class under the country’s Level 3 coronavirus lockdown in June, Higher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Blade Nzimande, has announced.

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