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EDUCATION

March KCPE And KCSE To Be Disrupted? Tension High As Kenyans Wake Up To A Tough Message From KUPPET

George Magoha has been doing well since taking over as the Education CS. He has been trying his best to streamline the education sector and make it a better place than the way he found it but the bad thing is that there are some issues that have been pulling his legs back.

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March KCPE And KCSE To Be Disrupted? Tension High As Kenyans Wake Up To A Tough Message From KUPPET

EDUCATION

Huge Relief to Teachers As Details Emerge on Their Pay Rise Talks

Teachers Service Commission (TSC) is an independent commission which manage human resources in education sector in the country. TSC employs, promotes, transfers and retains teachers in all public schools in the country. The commission is also incharge of renumeration of teachers. Today's details have emerged that teachers employer and unions have resumed salary talks that will see teachers salary increase.

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Huge Relief to Teachers As Details Emerge on Their Pay Rise Talks

EDUCATION

Smiles To Teachers, Parents And Learners As They Wake Up To Good News From Education CS Magoha

After the outbreak of corona virus disease in the country, things have never been the same again especially in the Education sector. That is because all schools were closed down and thus that moved changed the education calendar as George Magoha and other top education officials figured on how to bring the calendar back to normal.

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Smiles To Teachers, Parents And Learners As They Wake Up To Good News From Education CS Magoha

EDUCATION

The Education News on Monday 10th January 2022; TSC Updates, Magoha's Directive on Success Cards etc

The following are some of the news updates in the educational sector today; 1.Schools Finally Reopens After 2 Years of Closure. Photo(Courtesy) Two years after the learning institutions were closed due to covid-19 impact, today learning activities resumed in all institutions in Uganda.Learners expressed their gratitude for resuming back to school as school head embrace new rules.However learning is going on with strict adherence to covid-19 guidelines.

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The Education News on Monday 10th January 2022; TSC Updates, Magoha's Directive on Success Cards etc

EDUCATION

Smiling Days Ahead For Teachers As 8.4.4 System Faces Out

When president Uhuru came to power, he instituted some changes in education sector. One of the changes was to face off the current curriculum of 8.4.4 and bring in a new one, that's competency based curriculum. This was due to economic demand that needed more skilled labour and not people who were prepared to occupy white collar jobs only.

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Smiling Days Ahead For Teachers As 8.4.4 System Faces Out

OTHERS

CS Magoha Hints on December 2022 KCPE, KCSE and Grade 6 Exams

As the candidates continue to prepare for the upcoming national examinations, the education Cabinet Secretary Professor George Magoha has sent a message of encouragement to them.However the ministry of education has laid down strategies to ensure smooth administration of the 2021 and 2022 national examinations that are both set to be conducted within this year.In other words final preparations are ongoing as the school heads prepare their candidates for this test.However Magoha has adviced the candidates as

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CS Magoha Hints on December 2022 KCPE, KCSE and Grade 6 Exams

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Inside The Vast Wealth of Moi's Family

Moi family is one of the richest families in Kenya, valued at over 300 billion Kenya shillings. The longest-serving president a mast most of his wealth during his presidency. Today, the family runs some of the most successful businesses in almost every sector of the Kenyan industry.

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Inside The Vast Wealth of Moi's Family

OTHERS

CS George Magoha Issues Announcement About KCSE And KCSE Exams Due In March

As teachers are doing their best to impart their learners with knowledge that is relevant for them to combat national exams which are due in March, Education Cabinet Secretary Professor George Magoha has assured candidates that the test questions will not be hard and marking will be moderated to factor in the Covid-19 challenges that have dogged the education sector throughout the term. Two different classes of admission will be sitting for national exams this year. The first group which bears the first admission

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CS George Magoha Issues Announcement About KCSE And KCSE Exams Due In March

OTHERS

4 Deals signed by President Uhuru and Hungarian President János Áder

Kenya will open a new embassy in Budapest, Hungary, as part of plans to expand the reach to Central Europe, President Uhuru Kenyatta announced on Monday. After a meeting with visiting Hungarian President János Áder in Nairobi, President Kenyatta said opening a new diplomatic mission in Budapest will help Nairobi establish closer ties with the private sector from whom it wants to attract investment. Kenya and Hungary signed four bilateral agreements for cooperation in health, water, education and diplomacy

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4 Deals signed by President Uhuru and Hungarian President János Áder

SOCIETY

Kenyans React to Photo of an Extremely Small Police Post

Kenya's members of parliament are usually responsible for the development of constituencies by use of the Constituency Development fund (CDF).Sectors that can be improved and developed using CDF money include education through building of classrooms, dormitories, laboratories, issuing of bursaries among others,improvement of security sector through building of police posts, improvement of health sector among others.

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Kenyans React to Photo of an Extremely Small Police Post

OTHERS

Uganda Has Reopened Schools After Students Losted 83 Weeks Home Due to COVID-19 Perdemic

To small good news coming up from Uganda adapted nearly two years of being closed. Uganda has reoped school's after they closed March 2020 due to COVID-19 perdemic after atleast 10 million primary and secondary school students losted 83 weeks. In November 2021 Museven the face reopen of the economy in 2022 beginning with education sectors, which has significant number of educators and depends partially in calculated against virus and stragged safty measure have know been reported placed. The early morning routine

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Uganda Has Reopened Schools After Students Losted 83 Weeks Home Due to COVID-19 Perdemic

POLITICS

ODM MP Attacks Raila, Reavels What He Never Did For Him While He Was Being Frustrated

Orange Democratic party leader Hounerable Raila Odinga. Photo courtesy. Orange Democratic party nominated legislator, Hounerable Sossion has taken issues with the party boss that nominated him to the national assembly. While speaking in Kericho county today. The former Teachers Union boss claimed that, Raila Odinga failed to protect him from teachers service commission despite having influence in the government after Joining Uhuru through handshake.

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ODM MP Attacks Raila, Reavels What He Never Did For Him While He Was Being Frustrated

OTHERS

Anxiety Among Teachers, Parents And Learners As CS George Magoha Calls For A Crisis Meeting On CBC

After the outbreak of the corona virus disease in the country, things have never been the same again especially in the education sector under CS George Magoha. That is because all schools were closed down and when they reopened, the calendar was changed so as to cover the wasted time. While the tough education calendar has been a big challenge to the education department because it has resulted to things like students unrest and other things that have been giving the top education officials some sleepless nights,

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Anxiety Among Teachers, Parents And Learners As CS George Magoha Calls For A Crisis Meeting On CBC

OTHERS

New Year, New Beginnings"The National Exam Will be Honest Students, Don't Panic

The evaluation at the national exam will be fair. Education CS: Prof. George Magoha assured the Kenyans that the rehearsal calendar for 2022 would continue as planned. In a speech yesterday in Muranga Magoha district, he assured primary and intermediate candidates this year that the government would ensure a fair assessment of the tests despite the busy schedule. He said that preparation for the national exam was in full swing and that limited academic timelines were taken into account in the scoring. CS announced

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New Year, New Beginnings

OTHERS

Academic Timetable For This Year

This year being a unique year according to the education sector where students are supposed to be at school for four terms unlike where normally they are supposed to be at school for three terms. Ministry of education has made slight adjustment at the education calendar and has said that the closing date for this term is on 5th March so as to allow the other students to do their national examination without any inconveniences. Term one will start immediately at 25th April 2022 where the students are supposed

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Academic Timetable For This Year

EDUCATION

Joy to Parents & Learners as NACADA Announces This on Drug Test

The National Authority for the Campaign Against Alcohol and Drug Abuse (NACADA) is a semi Autonomous state corporation under the ministry of Interior and coordination of National government. The organization was founded by an Act of parliament in July 2012. The Authority's core function is to coordinate a mulch sectoral public education and awareness campaign against alcohol and drug abuse in Kenya.

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Joy to Parents & Learners as NACADA Announces This on Drug Test

OTHERS

More Joy for Teachers, Parents & Learners as Magoha Delivers Good News Ahead of National Examination

The candidate classes are in the preparation for the national examination which are scheduled to begin on February 28th upto 1st April for Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE). The Kenya Certificate for Primary Education (KCPE) will take place as from 7th to 10th March. While inspecting construction of the first phase of CBC classrooms. The education cabinet secretary Professor George Magoha has asked teachers, parents and learners not to be worried about the upcoming exams. He has assured the candidates

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More Joy for Teachers, Parents & Learners as Magoha Delivers Good News Ahead of National Examination

POLITICS

Raila Outlines His Plan For Single Mother's When Elected President

Raila Odinga today while in a rally at Thika stadium outlined his plans for single mothers when elected president.Raila said that his plan was to take care of single mothers and also take care of their children in terms of education. He talked among them a number of issues such as the "baba care".

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Raila Outlines His Plan For Single Mother's When Elected President

EDUCATION

Education sector crying out for fresh, future-looking leadership

Basic education is at the crossroads, the subsector now needs strong, effective and visionary leadership that would guide education managers, policy developers, learners, parents, teachers and their employer towards common objectives and goals. It is for this reason, as well as Kenya’s failure to meet Education For All (EFA) goals and the 2013/2018 National Education Sector Plan targets, that President Uhuru Kenyatta’s successor will be faced with a herculean task to steer basic education reforms, including the attainment of Education 2030 Agenda To bring matters into context, the new president will be obligated to appoint an Education Cabinet Secretary who has clear idea of how the future of Kenyan education should look - affordable, inclusive and equitable education.

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Education sector crying out for fresh, future-looking leadership

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Efforts are underway to Establish Capital market in Ethiopia

Preparations are underway for the creation of capital market in Ethiopia, senior macroeconomic advisor to the governor of the National Bank, Melese Minale has said. In a symposium held to enhance stake holders' awareness on capital market,Mr. Melese Minale, who is also a senior macroeconomic advisor to the governor of the National Bank of Ethiopia said activities are being undertaken for the development of road map for establishing capital market.He also cited that the drafting of regulations and strategic planning are being underway.

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Efforts are underway to Establish Capital market in Ethiopia