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World Bank Disregarding Ban On Pregnant Schoolgirls

World Bank Disregarding Ban On Pregnant Schoolgirls

The World Bank may reverse its hold on a US$500 million education loan to Tanzania despite the government’s policy of expelling pregnant schoolgirls. On January 28, 2020, the World Bank Board of Executive Directors will vote on the loan to fund Tanzania’s secondary education strategy. “The World Bank understands that providing girls with safe, quality […]

Blame Game Ensues Over 20 Schoolgirls’ Pregnancies

Blame Game Ensues Over 20 Schoolgirls’ Pregnancies

The deputy principal of a secondary school in Mount Elgon County has raised the alarm after 20 girls were recently found be pregnant. This was established after the school administration subjected the girls to a routine pregnancy test. Mr David Emachar said the test was conducted when the students of Chelebei Secondary School, Chepyuk, returned […]