EDUCATION | EDUCATION

28-Jan-2023 to 10:28

Just over 3 percent pass exams in Ethiopia - Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Ministry of Education has said out of 896, 520 students who sat for the National School Leaving Examination for 2021-22 acadamic year, only 29,909 scored above 50 percent.

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21-Jan-2023 to 14:31

Ramaphosa leads praises for 'glorious' exam results

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has commended the Class of 22 for its great performance in final exams which has made the nation to have a more hopeful future in “this generation of young South Africans to take our country to new heights,” APA learnt on Saturday.

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20-Jan-2023 to 13:28

Ivorian education-training sector put under review

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The ministers in charge of education and training are committed to playing their part “fully and completely” by creating the necessary conditions for quality training to ensure decent socio-professional integration of youth.

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20-Jan-2023 to 09:25

  S/Africa: Over 900,000 excel in final exams

  APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The South African Class of 2022 has managed a remarkable 80.1 percent pass rate of “high-quality passes and distinctions” in final high school exams, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga announced in Johannesburg.

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06-Jan-2023 to 13:31

S/Africa’s higher education minister warns of fake private colleges

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande on Friday warned prospective students to avoid bogus private colleges that have sprouted across the country offering qualifications that are not recognised by the government.

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19-Dec-2022 to 10:15

Nigeria, Sudan top Africa spelling bee contest

APA-Blantyr (Malawi) — The African Spelling Bee Federation successfully hosted its 5th African Spelling Bee Championship in Blantyre, Malawi between the 6th and 11th December 2022.

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28-Nov-2022 to 10:48

Insecurity disrupts schooling for over a million Burkinabe students

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has “passed the dramatic mark of one million children” affected by the closure of schools due to the security crisis, the NGO Save the Children has warned in a statement.

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