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Reopen Nursery Schools, Parents, Owners Tell Govt

Reopen Nursery Schools, Parents, Owners Tell Govt

Parents and proprietors of pre-primary schools have asked the government to review its decision and allow them to reopen nursery schools to allow the children to resume learning. Ms Josephine Kirabo, a mother of one, yesterday said she was forced to privately hire a nursery teacher to coach her three-year-old child who had just started […]

Seychelles Begins Campaign In All Primary Schools To Eliminate Gender-Based Violence

Seychelles Begins Campaign In All Primary Schools To Eliminate Gender-Based Violence

The Ministry of Family Affairs has launched the Orange Campaign in all primary schools in Seychelles, the latest effort to raise awareness about gender-based violence (GBV) in the hopes of eliminating it from the island nation. “We have seen and witnessed school fights and arguments that sometimes break out among students,” said the principal secretary […]

72 Primary Schools In Hoima Risk Closure Over Lack Of Sanitary Facilities

72 Primary Schools In Hoima Risk Closure Over Lack Of Sanitary Facilities

More than half the number of government aided primary schools in Hoima District risk closure because of absence of sanitary facilities. It has emerged that most of the schools have their pit latrines filled up and other sanitary facilities are also lacking, putting the lives of both the learners and teachers in danger. The district […]

United States, Bauchi State Sign MoU On Primary Education

United States, Bauchi State Sign MoU On Primary Education

The U.S. government, through the Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Bauchi state government have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Primary Education. This five-year MOU, signed by the USAID Mission Director Michael T. Harvey and Governor of Bauchi Barrister M.A. Abubaker, sets out the shared and individual commitments for collaboration in the […]