Education

Government appeals to teachers

5 days ago - 22 August 2016 | Education

Government said it cannot afford more than a 5% general increase for teachers falling in salary grades 12 to 5 and that teachers must be mindful of the future of the children they are teaching....

VET Levy funds finally set for VTC expansion

2 weeks ago - 10 August 2016 | Education

The VET (vocational educational training) Levy, after being launched two years ago in April, has made available little under N$40 million for vocational training in the country.The CEO of the Namibian Training Authority (NTA), Jerry...

IUM honours business personalities

2 weeks ago - 09 August 2016 | Education

The International University of Management (IUM) hosted a star-studded special graduation ceremony at its Dorado Park Campus in Windhoek last week. The ceremony was held to hand over honorary degrees to three local entrepreneurs that...

Varsity dropouts must pay up too

3 weeks ago - 05 August 2016 | Education

Celebrations over the non-registration fees for students at the University of Namibia following protest dubbed #VarsityLockdown earlier this year may have been short-lived, as the University of Namibia is now seeking its dues with registered...

NUST appoints new council

3 weeks ago - 05 August 2016 | Education

The Minister of Higher Education, Training and Innovation, Itah Kandjii-Murangi, handed over letters of appointment to the new council members of the Namibia University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Windhoek this week.The 10 new...

Foundation makes 25 dreams come true

3 weeks ago - 03 August 2016 | Education

The ONE Economy Foundation yesterday announced the successful applicants of the Talented Individual Programme (TIP) at Windhoek High School in Windhoek. TIP gives 25 young...

Kunene needs more school hostels

3 weeks ago - 03 August 2016 | Education

More hostels are needed for schools in the Kunene region to make education accessible to learners in the region. Schools mostly affected are those that...

Human rights education in schools halted

1 month - 26 July 2016 | Education

School learners will no longer benefit from the Ombudsman’s Basic Human Rights programme, as the office has discontinued it due to limited resources.This was revealed...

Oskola ompe yi li amwasha

1 month - 11 July 2016 | Education

MuJuli gwo-2012 ehangano lyomatungo lyedhina Uukumwe Construction olya pewa otendela yokumanitha lyoskola yOngwediva Junior Secondary School muule woomwedhi 18, ihe okondalaka ndjoka oya li ya...

Brand new school stands empty

1 month - 08 July 2016 | Education

The sewer and water system of a N$39 million government school has stalled the official handover, while teaching continues at a dilapidated old school a...

Aakuluntuskola ka ya uvite ombili

1 month - 07 July 2016 | Education

Aakuluntuskola oya popi kutya oya kanitha einekelo mehangano lyo Namibia national Teachers Union (Nantu) sha landula sho ehangano ndyoka lya ndopa okuyamukulo komukanda gwomanyenyeto ngoka...

School construction stalled

1 month - 06 July 2016 | Education

The construction of three classrooms and a storeroom at Oshapwa Primary School in Ongwediva came to a standstill almost a year ago after the construction...

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Oskola ompe yOngwediva Junior Secondary...

2 months ago - 27 June 2016 | Education

Kape na natango uuyelele kombinga womatungo goskola ngoka ga koho oshimaliwa shoomiliyona 39, ihe natango oga thikama owala itaga longithwa.Oskola ndjoka otayi adhika mondjila yaOndangwa-...

High drop-out rate due to...

2 months ago - 27 June 2016 | Education

While Namibia has made great strides in promoting access to education, including making secondary and primary education free, thousands are said to be at risk...

NTA to set up training...

2 months ago - 24 June 2016 | Education

The Namibia Training Authority (NTA) through the Ministry of Higher Education, Training and Innovation will set up a training hub in northern Namibia with the...

Minister admits NSFAF loan bungle

2 months ago - 24 June 2016 | Education

Minister of Higher Education, Training and Innovation Itah Kandjii-Murangi has confirmed that the Namibia Student Financial Assistance Fund has lost the records of some loan...

Oshana aims to improve

2 months ago - 23 June 2016 | Education

Acting Oshana Region education director Hileni Amukana says stakeholders have identified a series of steps that will see the region becoming one of the top...

Union takes on government

2 months ago - 23 June 2016 | Education

The controversy around whether teachers were supposed to work on 16 June has taken another twist, with the Teachers Union of Namibia urging its members...

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