Education

Education sector ‘doing well’ despite Covid toll

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Kenyan education sector has improved significantly despite disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, a World Bank report has shown. […]

Government foundation to regulate all scholarships, official reveals

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ministry of Education revealed yesterday that the process of making the Jomo Kenyatta Foundation (JKF) the regulator for scholarship […]

Education receives Ksh544.4b with emphasis on CBC as UHC scoops lion’s share of Ksh62.3b of health funds

Reading Time: 2 minutes  The Education sector has received Sh544.4 billion in the 2022/23 Financial Year budget. While delivering the budget statement in Parliament […]

Who the hell do you think is being paid enough? Magoha slams teachers seeking more pay

Reading Time: 2 minutes Education Cabinet Secretary Prof George Magoha has taken an issue with teachers who are seeking more pay from the government. […]

Activate idle TVETs, boost enrolment and curb tax waste

Reading Time: 3 minutes Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions exist to accelerate Kenya’s industrial and economic growth by providing relevant skills […]

CS Magoha changes tune on gay students, says they should be day scholars

Reading Time: < 1 minute Last year, Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha sparked controversy among Kenyans after he barred homosexual students from boarding schools. A […]

Who will rescue us from this misery?

Reading Time: 2 minutes It is now two weeks after campuses opened for the January session. However, sources indicate that most public university lecturers […]

Mid-term break not a solution to unrest in schools

Reading Time: 3 minutes In the last two weeks, we have witnessed a high number of schools go up in flames in what is […]

FM presenter views on Competency-Based Curriculum was in bad faith

Reading Time: 3 minutes The fact that talks in some local FM stations are hosted by hare-brained presenters is not something to belabour. But […]

Experts mull huge cost of rolling out CBC

Reading Time: 3 minutes Bernard Gitau @benagitau Education stakeholders were yesterday grappling with the financial implications of the proposed Competency Based Curriculum (CBC) expected […]