David Saitoti lost his wife, three kids and the househelp in a fire tragedy where everything got burnt into ashes. According to David, he was not at home while the tragedy occurred and after he was informed, he tried all he could but it was already too late for him.
Early this month the CS of education profesor Magoha raised an alarm to senior officials of the Ministry of Education after revelations .The C's further said those who holds the offices in the ministry and not performing their duties well will be considered incompetent and they do not deserve the jobs.
It was agony and grief for the residents Kawakungu Village, Kogweno-Oriang West Sub-location, Rachuonyo North Sub-county in Homa-Bay County when two young children were found dead and their bodies dumped into a river on Friday 10th 2021. It is said that the suspect who has since been identified as Silas Odhiambo fled the community and went into hiding after allegedly killing the two innocent children.
In order for the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) to align education and training to the constitution of Kenya (2010), Vision 2030 and beyond 2012, it has highlighted the need to coordinate and rationalize the system by introducing framework of entry requirements. Among other legal and compliance roles, the TSC has advised the Commission of University Education and the National Government on this matter.
KCPE Candidates at a past evaluation, (photo courtesy of education updates) The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) has put learners and schools on notice about the 2020 national examinations. The council charged with the national evaluation of learners, communicated through a circular sent to all Sub County Directors of Education, Regional and County Directors in the ministry of education. The circular whose subject is about delivery of examination materials, alerts the education bosses about dates in
Early Childhood Development teachers under Paid, Kericho County Plans Better Pay. For a long time ECD teachers have been earning very low salary in Kericho County. Back from 2014 Early Childhood Development teachers have been earning low salary that cannot sustain there livelihood and those of there family members.
Kericho county ECD teachers came together to ask for the county government through the leadership of the Hon paul chepkwony to give them permanent jobs .The teachers were claiming that they have suffered for a long period of time.ECD teachers said that they were employed in the year 2014 and they have been in contract since that time.
The residences of Bung-Kwach, Lambwe West Location in Suba North were treated to a very horrific incident on Wednesday September 30, 2020 after a quarrel between two women ended up in fatality over domestic squabbles. It is said that the two women who got into an ugly fight are co-wives and have not been in good terms and perhaps on this fateful day things could have degenerated beyond control. Meresa Akinyi who is an ECD teacher at Sulwe ECD Center was stabbed to death by her co-wife at her home after they
The postponement of the interviews for the recruitment of ECD teachers and VTC Tutors by CPSB has caused bad blood between the assembly and the executive.Members of the County Assembly feel that the executive is buying time and using crooked ways to shortchange ECD and VTC tutors and instead use the budgetory allocation to employ Village administrators.
Kiambu Governor Dr. James Nyoro has today put a smile on the faces of 1200 teachers in his county, Nyoro who has been leading development in Kiambu since he got sworn in as the third governor has been championing for an improved education system in the entire Kiambu County. He has
The role of Teachers Service Commission (TSC) as pertaining to teachers is to register, recruit and employ, assign in any public school and to exercise disciplinary control over them. The constitution (2010) also tasks it with the responsibility of reviewing the standards of education and training of persons entering its teaching force.
ECD teachers play a key role in shaping the young learners at their early developmental stages. In the new Education system that is competency based, they are mandated to run all the pre-schools within the republic. When devolution came, Education was initially intended to be run by county gorvenments just like health however, teachers' unions resisted the move that saw only ECD being devolved leaving basic Education with the national gorvenment. With the devolution of pre-primary education, every county developed
During an interview on citizen t.v on Day break show,Nairobi county Executive of education Janet Muthoni has challenged the Kenyan government on the issue of closing private schools in Kenya.She challenged the government whether it will be able to absorb all the children in kenya if the private schools closes.
A thirty three year old ECD teacher is nursing critical burn injuries after being attacked by his family members and set him ablaze over which craft claims.
In Homa Bay county, Kayolo sub-location of Rangwe, an ECD teacher (40 years old) was shot dead by unknown people in Tuesday night. Clinis Atieno Ojenge (the teacher) was shot and died instantly in her homestead. The gunmen found her cleaning utensils and fired three bullets to her after they raided her home at around 8:55 pm.
Learning at Bahati Njema Primary School in Mkunumbi came to a stand still on Wednesday when the teachers, parents, pupils and school staff assembled to receive a kitchen and a water project courtesy of KDF troops operating under Operation Amani Boni in Lamu County. The school caters for children from one of the smallest communities, the Sanye. It has ECD learners and grades 1-5, the classrooms were constructed by the county government. Prior to the construction of the new kitchen and provision of water, the
The county government of Garissa has put up 30 ICT centers across the region during the past three years. Out- going CEC for Education, vocational training, ICT and Public Service Hon Habiba Nasib said said this today during handing-over ceremony to new CECHon Ahmednadir Omar. She said 30 ICT centers were constructed- one in every ward and were only waiting to be fully equipped. She said the Administration of H.E. Ali Korane empowered vocational training centers on infrastructural development and heightening
Like any millennial in this fast-paced world where one changes jobs like clothes, I have had my fair share of employers.
The new Constitution that was promulgated in 2010 devolved part of education to the county governments. The county governments are mandated to employ,register,promote and discipline the teachers under early childhood development education. There has been an outcry by the unions dealing with the basic education who have been pushing the national government to take up this role from the county government. They have cited challenges they encounter such as delayed payment,poor remuneration and contracts issue as
A 41-year-old missing ECD school teacher was today found raped and murdered and body dumped in bush in Witu area, Lamu West Sub-County in Lamu County. A herdsboy is said to be looking after his animals when he discovered the body of the deceased and notified the police.