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Thousands Of Teachers Jobless As Schools Grapple With Shortages In Kenya

Thousands Of Teachers Jobless As Schools Grapple With Shortages In Kenya

More than 300,000 trained teachers are jobless as schools grapple with a shortage of about 96,000, a new report shows. The study says the country has 328,324 trained and registered teachers who are not in government service. IRONIC TWIST The figures from the report by the Teachers Service Commission add an ironic twist to the […]

China Donates Teaching Aid To Nyanya Model School, Nigeria

China Donates Teaching Aid To Nyanya Model School, Nigeria

Nigeria’s education sector has received a tremendous boost, thanks to the generosity of China. This is even as the embassy in Nigeria has donated computers, projectors and other key components in skilling and fast tracking educational development to the Model Primary School Nyanya, Abuja. The donation, according to the Cultural Counsellor of the embassy, Mr […]

Senate, ASUU Meeting Over Strike Ends In Deadlock

Senate, ASUU Meeting Over Strike Ends In Deadlock

The Senate’s effort to stop a one-week warning strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) fell through wednesday as a closed-door meeting held between the Upper Chamber, ASUU leadership, and officials of the Ministries of Education and Labour, Employment and Productivity was deadlocked. At the meeting convened by Senate President Bukola Saraki and […]

‘Sokoto Requires 9,000 Teachers To Meet Standards’

‘Sokoto Requires 9,000 Teachers To Meet Standards’

Mohammed Aminu in Sokoto Findings by a committee set up by the Sokoto State Government had revealed that the state requires additional 9,000 teachers to meet the global standard of 1:40 teacher-pupil ratio in its primary schools. Presenting an interim report to Governor Aminu Tambuwal in Sokoto, the Chairman of the Technical Committee on State […]

US Experts Meet To Boost Education In Lagos

US Experts Meet To Boost Education In Lagos

Education stakeholders, in the United States of America will converge on California, United States on Friday (today) to help to formulate strategies to enhance education in Nigeria, using Lagos as a pilot state. They will be joined by a team from Lagos, including the former Chairman of the Lagos State Universal Basic Education Board, Mrs. […]