Education

Kombat farm school stands idle

3 days ago - 13 July 2018 | Education

An abandoned, newly constructed school at the Neu Sommerau government resettlement farm near Kombat, has stirred up blame games between the lands ministry and the directorate of education for Otjozondjupa.The four classroom block, with two...

Moulding youth through apprenticeships

6 days ago - 10 July 2018 | Education

Justicia Shipena The Namibia Training Authority (NTA) has announced additional apprenticeship funding agreements with employers under the work-integrated learning Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) pilot project on 5 July in Windhoek.In March the...

First-year survival kit

6 days ago - 10 July 2018 | Education

Tunohole MungobaAccording to university graduates, tertiary studies are never an easy ride.One has to experience a few bumps and glitches before successfully walking out of a university with your hard-earned degree. Many first-year university students...

First-year survival kit

6 days ago - 10 July 2018 | Education

Coping with first semester failureTunohole MungobaAccording to university graduates, tertiary studies are never an easy ride.One has to experience a few bumps and glitches before successfully walking out of a university with your hard-earned degree....

Die skoonheid van ballet

6 days ago - 10 July 2018 | Education

Monique MorkelEk het in 2010 by die Kollege van die Kunste (Cota) in die hoofstad met ballet begin. Ek dans nou al agt jaar. Ballet moenie gesien word as ’n dans wat net vir vroue...

Zambian 'assasin' training addressed

1 week ago - 09 July 2018 | Education

The ministry of health and social services said it is in the process of informing cabinet and parliament about the eligibility of medical courses in...

WBPHS shines at awards evening

1 week ago - 06 July 2018 | Education

The average staff member at Walvis Bay Private High School (WBPHS) works between 12 to 15 hours a day. Apart from the formal school...

Nangolo gets Nipam job

1 week ago - 05 July 2018 | Education

Former Namibia Training Authority chief executive officer Maria Nangolo has been appointed as the new boss of the Namibia Institute of Public Administration and Management...

SADC in critical need of vocational skills

1 week ago - 04 July 2018 | Education

Southern African Development Community (SADC) member states have been urged to revive vocational training amid reports that preference for white-collar jobs by many of the...

Faces at the 2018 Namibia Start Up Festival

1 week ago - 03 July 2018 | Education

With different exhibitors on display, all attendees of the 2018 Namibia Start Up festival received the opportunity to meet and engage with different young and...

Prisoner training not accredited

1 week ago - 03 July 2018 | Education

With theft and house-breaking being the common types of crimes committed by the majority of inmates in Namibian correctional facilities, there is a need to...

Cultivating youth entrepreneurship

1 week ago - 03 July 2018 | Education

Tunohole MungobaThis past Friday, Acacia Secondary School held its final Entrepreneurship Day, due to curriculum reform.Entrepreneurship and accounting teacher, Johanna Loit, told The Zone entrepreneurship...

Education

Veteran educator dies

2 weeks ago - 02 July 2018 | Education

Veteran educator and politician Otillie Abrahams passed away on Sunday morning, a family member has confirmed. Abrahams passed away in her sleep at the Paramount...

NSFAF, Nanso strike funding deal

2 weeks ago - 02 July 2018 | Education

The Namibia Students Assistance Fund (NSFAF) has agreed to a once-off N$3 000 payment for each beneficiary, as full and final settlement for any outstanding...

Matengu prevails as Unam boss

2 weeks ago - 02 July 2018 | Education

Associate professor Kenneth Matengu has been appointed as the third vice-chancellor of the University of Namibia (Unam) and will officially take up the post on...

Matengu gets Unam top...

2 weeks ago - 29 June 2018 | Education

The University of Namibia has announced the appointment of associate professor Kenneth Matengu (40) as its new vice-chancellor. His appointment is effective 1 August 2018...

Hounded for being different

2 weeks ago - 28 June 2018 | Education

Harrowing stories of rape as a tool to 'correct' sexual orientation and identity, physical violence and verbal abuse, systemic oppression, intolerance and bullying by teachers,...

NSFAF to meet Nanso today

2 weeks ago - 28 June 2018 | Education

The Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund (NSFAF) has agreed to meet the Namibia National Students Organisation (Nanso) today to discuss the financial demands of students.This...

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