Post Tagged with: "Education"

Kenya asked by Southern Sudan to help education sector

March 22, 2011 at 07:44

Southern Sudan has asked Kenya to help develop its higher education sector. The world’s youngest nation is facing a serious shortage of professors and other professionals, the director of logistics […]

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Uganda: Universities increase tuition fees

March 21, 2011 at 10:05

SEVERAL private universities have increased their tuition fees by about 10%, ahead of the new academic year, according to a Saturday Vision survey. On top of the 10% increase, the […]

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Zambia: Education is key, says First Lady Thandiwe Banda

March 21, 2011 at 07:45

Education-Zambia – First Lady Thandiwe Banda has re-emphasised the importance of education which she says is a key factor in enhancing democracy, peace and eradication of poverty. Ms Banda said […]

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Microsoft & Manpower developing programme to fight youth unemployment

March 21, 2011 at 07:33

Global recruiter Manpower and solutions and software development systems provider Microsoft are developing joint programmes to help fight youth unemployment. The Memorandum of Understanding sees Microsoft and Manpower work with […]

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AFRICA: Research into higher education busts myths

March 21, 2011 at 07:19

Major research into African universities has been “myth-busting”, says Professor Peter Maassen of the University of Oslo, co-author of a new report on higher education and development on the continent. […]

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South Africa: New unit to evaluate education system

March 18, 2011 at 17:29

Pretoria – Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has officially launched a unit that will ensure effective evaluation of the entire education system and development of schools. Launched on Friday, the […]

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March 18, 2011 at 10:29

Reading dreams came true for many when Stepping Stones International was donated P4000 worth of books by Raising Education Within Africa (REWA) and Exclusive Books, Botswana. In December 2010, REWA […]

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Zambia: Focus on staff development in education institutions

March 16, 2011 at 17:01

STAFF development in higher learning institutions will be the focus for the government from now onwards, says education minister Dora Siliya. In a speech read for her by education deputy […]

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Academic Production Unit Classes in Zambia

March 16, 2011 at 13:34

SO government has abolished the Academic Production Unit (APU), which were initially introduced to accommodate pupils who could not enter the mainstream education system.

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Ghana: Two Universities in Africa’s Highest Ranked

March 16, 2011 at 13:33

This year’s 4 International Colleges and Universities (4ICU) World Universities Rankings, places two universities in Ghana in the Top 100 universities in Africa. They are the University of Ghana, Legon, […]

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