Education

Schools to open on time

5 days ago - 17 May 2017 | Education

Public schools will reopen on 30 May for the second trimester as per the approved 2017 school calendar, and not on 11 June as is being falsely circulated, the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture...

Ministry responds to false text message

6 days ago - 16 May 2017 | Education

The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture has issued a statement regarding "false information being circulated informing parents and learners that schools are re-opening for the second trimester on 11 June 2017". According to Johanna...

Unam students charged for grabbing land

1 week ago - 15 May 2017 | Education

KENYA KAMBOWEThe University of Namibia (Unam) on Friday opened a criminal case against a number of students from the Oshakati campus for erecting a shack on its land.The students are charged with trespassing, entering the...

Ondangwa donates land for new campus

3 weeks ago - 27 April 2017 | Education

The Ondangwa Town Council has donated about 10 hectares of land to the University of Namibia to start a new campus. The piece of land will be used by the engineering and information technology faculty...

Plugging education's holes

3 weeks ago - 25 April 2017 | Education

Parents, teachers, school boards and the private sector can help soften the blow of the cost-cutting measures implemented at schools because of budget cuts.One of the savings that will be made is a reduction of...

Ongwediva's Medipark goes academic

4 weeks ago - 24 April 2017 | Education

The school of medicine at the University of Namibia (Unam) will now rely on specialists and medical facilities at the Ongwediva private hospital, Medipark in...

Oshipangelo shoMedipark mOngwediva sha ningi endiki lyokwiilonga

4 weeks ago - 24 April 2017 | Education

Ø Medipark oku na iikwaniipangitho ayihe tayi pumbiwaOngwediva Medipark oya patulula omiyelo dhawo opo Unam a vule okulongitha oondohotola dha thika po-30 momailongo ga...

Pupil repeats grade five times

1 month - 21 April 2017 | Education

The directorate of education in the Oshana Region has indicated that it will investigate a northern school principal for refusing to promote a learner who...

Schools to close early

1 month - 20 April 2017 | Education

Allgovernment schools will close a week early on 21 April, the Ministry of Education permanent secretary, Sanet Steenkamp, announced in statement sent to all chief...

Government schools to close a week early

1 month - 19 April 2017 | Education

The ministry of education has announced that all government schools will close a week earlier due to various reasons explained by Sanet Steenkamp, permanent secretary...

SADC moves to align education

1 month - 19 April 2017 | Education

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) will formally launch the SADC Qualifications Framework. This is in an effort to re-commit to, and make the movement...

Education faces tough times

1 month - 07 April 2017 | Education

Budget cuts could hamper the roll-out of the revised curriculum for grade eight and nine and the education ministry is worried that the cuts could...

Education

Principal accused of beating pupils

1 month - 31 March 2017 | Education

JEMIMA BEUKES A principal of a Windhoek school has been accused of dishing out corporal punishment.Jan Möhr Secondary School...

Chaos over card fees

1 month - 27 March 2017 | Education

The Namibia Science and Technology (Nust) Student Representative Council (SRC) is accusing the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) through its partnership Namibia Financial Solutions...

Chaos over card fees

1 month - 27 March 2017 | Education

The Namibia Science and Technology (Nust) Student Representative Council (SRC) is accusing the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) through its partnership Namibia Financial Solutions...

Efundja cancels May recess

2 months ago - 20 March 2017 | Education

Pupils at flooded schools in the Omusati Region have told Namibian Sun that they are willing to sacrifice their winter holiday to catch up with...

Lack of money hampers education

2 months ago - 14 March 2017 | Education

Insufficient funding for free education and infrastructure, and a lack of qualified teachers, remain challenges in the education sector.The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture's...

School feeding boosts Namibian kids

2 months ago - 06 March 2017 | Education

JANA-MARI SMITH The Namibian school feeding programme could be boosted with the introduction of produce from local farms and the...

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