Education

Cyber defence skills honed in real time

1 day - 17 July 2018 | Education

Justicia ShipenaThe Namibia University of Science and Technology (Nust) also launched a pre-competition for the Namibia National Cyber Security Competition on 5 July.According to Dr Fungai Bhunu Shava, a senior computer science lecturer at Nust,...

Building the next generation

1 day - 17 July 2018 | Education

Elizabeth JosephYoung Engineers hosted a Bricks Challenge, which allowed children from all over Namibia to experience the world of engineering through building with Legos. The event took place this past Saturday.“Using stories and simple demonstrations...

Kombat farm school stands idle

5 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

1 week 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

1 week 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

1 week 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...

Die skoonheid van ballet

1 week 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...

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

2 weeks 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

2 weeks 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...

Education

Cultivating youth entrepreneurship

2 weeks 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...

EM Love Foundation help the...

2 weeks ago - 03 July 2018 | Education

Gabby TjirozeStreet children were treated like kings and queens when the EM Love Foundation hosted its sixth street store at Palm Tree Park this past...

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...

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