• January 31, 2023

South Africa will not ditch coal ‘just like that’-Ramaphosa

Coal-rich but energy-starved South Africa will not immediately abandon its fossil-fueled electricity generating plants as it transitions to cleaner forms of power, President Cyril Ramaphosa said Sunday. South Africa, one of …

US secretary of state Anthony Blinken speaks to young people in Cairo Egypt

The strategic partnership between the U.S. and Egypt is of “great consequence”, according to Secretary of State Anthony Blinken.He made the comment on Sunday in Cairo where he addressed a meeting …

DRC ready to welcome Pope Francis

In Kinshasa’s Ndolo airport everything is ready to welcome Pope Francis. The Holy Pontiff arrives on Tuesday in Kinshasa, capital of the DRC and Africa’s largest catholic country. Tomorrow I will …

Students abandoned as teachers’ strike drags on in Nigeria

Nigeria’s federal universities have been empty for more than six months, with students prevented from attending classes due to a protracted standoff between the state and teachers who declared an indefinite …

History: Education in South Africa

The begining of colonization and the beginning of education in South Africa can definitely not be utterly separated, as the experiences are interwoven.

W.A.S.S.C.E 2020: Examination starts with COVID-19 protocols observed

“I am very impressed with the level of the compliance of the COVID-19 safety protocol and the smooth take-off of the examination”

Tertiary institutions in Ghana to open soon

The Ghanaian President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo had finally announced that tertiary institutions in the country reopen by August 24 for students who are yet to complete the academic year.

Africa: Development in Education in the Post-Colonial era

The abolition of school fees, investments in teaching infrastructure and resources, and school meals from the World Food Programme helped drive enrollment up by millions.

Nigeria: Post – UTME to commence on the 7th day of September 2020

The board explained that the reason for the shift in the date of admission processes was to allow students sitting for the 2020 O’ level examinations conducted by the West African Examinations Council, National Examination Council and National Business and Technical Examination Board obtain the required O’ level qualifications.

What was education like in Africa before colonialism?

Before the contact of other cultures with Africa, the people had been exposed to education in different areas and forms for both male and female children.

Nigeria: Ogun State Government reversed the payment of N25,000 for COVID-19 Test for SSS 3 students.

The state government had cancelled the proposed 25,000 payment for COVID-19 test for final year secondary school students.