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MONDAY, 19 NOVEMBER 2018, 13:54

Education

Sudan: Prime Minister Arrives in Nyala to Launch National School Tournament

Today at 12:04 PM, via All Africa

[SNA] Nyala -Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and Economic Planning , Mutaz Musa arrived on Sunday in Nyala capital of South Darfur State, to launch the 28th National School Tournament which will be held under the theme” All of Its parts are Our Homeland”.

Tanzania: World Bank Stance On Loan Release to Tanzania

Today at 11:24 AM, via All Africa

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The World Bank’s (WB) vice president for Africa, Dr Hafez Ghanem, held talks with President John Magufuli on Friday following a disputed $300 million (about Sh700 billion) loan to support education in Tanzania.

Uganda: Rakai School Fire – Education Authorities On Blame Game

Today at 10:30 AM, via All Africa

[Monitor] Rakai -Education authorities in Rakai District have broken the silence on why they did not exercise their mandate to prevent an inferno at St Bernard’s Secondary School, Mannya, which left 11 students dead on November 12.

Tanzania: UDSM to Extend Wings Upcountry

Today at 09:31 AM, via All Africa

[Daily News] THE University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) plans to extend the provision of higher education to upcountry, in order to enable each and every Tanzanian in need of education to get it.

Can you solve it? Five shady puzzles

Today at 09:10 AM, via The Guardian

Shine your inner light bulb on these geometrical gems

Hi guzzlers.

Today’s puzzles are about the shade, by which I mean the shaded areas in the geometrical diagrams below. The images are to be studied and contemplated, until the pleasurable moment of insight arrives…

Continue reading…

Uganda: Catholic Church Tips Education Ministry On Sexuality Education

Today at 08:40 AM, via All Africa

[Monitor] Mbarara Archbishop Paul Kamuza Bakyenga has asked the Ministry of Education to revise the new sex education guidelines issued to schools because they are not in line with the demands of the church guidelines about the subject to its congregations.

Nigeria: ASUU’s Demands Are Right, Says Buhari

Today at 07:28 AM, via All Africa

[Guardian] Ibadan -President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, said Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) was right in its demands for better funding for education, because the sector is underfunded.

‘Michelle Obama gave us a sense of possibility, self-belief and confidence’

Yesterday at 10:00 AM, via The Guardian

Ex-pupils of the London school the former first lady visited nine years ago are still inspired by her – and the love was mutual

Michelle Obama wasn’t expecting the overwhelming emotion she felt when she visited Elizabeth Garrett Anderson school in 2009. “I wasn’t fully prepared to feel what I did,” she writes in her memoir Becoming. “The building itself was nothing special – a boxy brick...

The UN is right: austerity has laid waste to Britain. Look at our schools | Barbara Ellen

Yesterday at 08:00 AM, via The Guardian

When children’s lunch is reduced to cold food and biscuits, something is seriously awry

The UN poverty envoy has just been in Britain on a fact-finding mission, and reported on “mean-spirited and often callous” austerity policies, noting how levels of child poverty are “not just a disgrace, but a social calamity and an economic disaster”. It’s no real surprise then to find schools on...

Stand up and be counted if you want to start a debate | Kenan Malik

Yesterday at 08:00 AM, via The Guardian

Controversial ideas are fine, but don’t do it anonymously

Do academics need a journal that allows them to publish papers anonymously? The proposed Journal of Controversial Ideas “would enable people whose ideas might get them in trouble either with the left or with the right or with their own university administration, to publish under a pseudonym,” suggested Jeff McMahan, professor of moral...

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