Education

Chaos over card fees

2 days ago - 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 (NFS) NAM-MIC card of exorbitant withdrawal fees and inconsistent charges...

Chaos over card fees

2 days ago - 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 (NFS) NAM-MIC card of exorbitant withdrawal fees and inconsistent charges...

Efundja cancels May recess

1 week 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 work missed while the schools remain closed.The learners say they...

Lack of money hampers education

2 weeks 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 assessment of its performance for the years 2015 and 2016,...

School feeding boosts Namibian kids

3 weeks 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 implementation of the school feeding policy.Speaking on Friday at the...

A.I. Steenkamp board resigns

1 month - 27 February 2017 | Education

The board of A.I. Steenkamp Primary School has resigned en masse citing a non-committal attitude by the Ministry of Education to investigate alleged malpractices at...

Chaos at Katutura school

1 month - 23 February 2017 | Education

JEMIMA BEUKES The fate of AI Steenkamp Primary School in Katutura will be known tomorrow following an investigation into allegations of malpractice at the school,...

Aanaskola ya tumwa komagumbo sho inaaya kululwa

1 month - 23 February 2017 | Education

Aanaskola opamwe naavali yawo oya li ya monika ongula yOmaandaha taya lyatakana momukunda Ompunda molukongo lwomahala gokukululila oya popi kutya Omukuluntuskola gwoskola yedhina Otala...

Pupils sent home over hair

1 month - 22 February 2017 | Education

Learners and their parents were spotted on Monday morning roaming around Ompunda village looking for barbershops, saying that the Otala Combined School principal, Kanisius Sheyanale,...

Unam aims for financial independence

1 month - 20 February 2017 | Education

The University of Namibia (Unam) Council has resolved that the institution must develop its own strategies to generate additional income instead of depending on the...

Hunger drives kids home

1 month - 16 February 2017 | Education

Rural schools in the Omusati, Ohangwena and Oshikoto regions have reported a significant number of learner dropouts after halting the school feeding programme.The permanent secretary...

Things fall apart

1 month - 16 February 2017 | Education

While they are patiently waiting for the handover of a new school, teachers and learners of Okahao Primary School in the Omusati Region continue to...

Education

1 768 Oshikoto dropouts

1 month - 14 February 2017 | Education

A total number of 1 768 learners dropped out of school in the Oshikoto Region last year. This was announced at the launch of the...

Education explains late payments

1 month - 14 February 2017 | Education

The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture says 3 463 teachers' salaries were not paid on 25 January because of a migration to a new...

Oskola yopevi yaKahao yi li...

1 month - 13 February 2017 | Education

Omanga ya tegelela ya pewe iipatululo yoskola ompe ndjoka ya tungwa, aanaskola naalongi moskola yopevi yaKahao mOshitopolwa shaMusati oya taalela onkalo ya nayipala ya...

Endjala applauds teachers

1 month - 06 February 2017 | Education

The governor of the Omusati Region, Erginus Endjala, has described educators in his region as “teachers and principals by desire”. Last week Namibian Sun...

Packed classrooms hamper learning

1 month - 03 February 2017 | Education

Teachers in the Ohangwena Region are teaching classes of up to 50 learners following the unexpectedly good grade 10 pass rate of last year. ...

Teachers dig deep for supplies

1 month - 01 February 2017 | Education

Long before the government wielded the axe of budget cuts on the education ministry, teachers in Omusati Region had been contributing money to pay for...

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