• September 30, 2022

Airstrike in Ethiopia’s Tigray region kills civilians

An airstrike in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region killed at least five civilians earlier this week as the revived war continues, according to humanitarian workers and an internal document seen by The …

World Bank approves $750 million credit to boost Nigerian reforms

The World Bank has approved a US$750 million credit line for Nigeria to help the country push through reforms to attract investment and create jobs. Several states in Nigeria are struggling …

Liberated Mocímboa marks one year since liberation from Jihadist

In the port city of Mocímboa da Praia in northern Mozambique life is slowly coming back to normal. The city was liberated from jihadists a year ago. Since August 2020 that …

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.