Africa

WENR, December 2018: Africa

Kenya: Incoming Fee Hikes for Kenyan Students

South Africa: Bill Puts Forth New Protections Against Fake Qualifications; and more!


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WENR, November 2018: Africa

Mozambique: Parliament Votes to Restructure School System;

Sudan: U.S. Universities Cooperate with Sudanese Institutions After the Lifting of U.S. Sanctions; and more!


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WENR, October 2018: Africa

Tanzania: Government Seeks to Curb Malpractices among Recruitment Agents;

Tanzania: Students at 110 Schools Retake Exams Because of Cheating; and more!


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WENR, September 2018: Africa

Algeria: Mounting Fiscal Pressures on Public Funding of Higher Education;

South Africa: Government to Recognize ELT Schools as Accredited Private Colleges; and more!


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WENR, August 2018: Africa

Uganda: Medical Regulatory Bodies Urge Adopting External Examinations for Medical Graduates;

Kenya: Government Invests in Vocational Education and Training; and more!


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WENR, June 2018: Africa

Nigeria: Government Shuts Down 58 Bogus Institutions

Tanzania: Government Hires More than 6,000 Teachers after Dismissing Thousands for Fake Credentials; and more


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WENR, May 2018: Africa

Nigeria: Severe Capacity Shortages in Higher Education Persist

Cameroon: Schools in Anglophone Regions Remain Affected by Civil War; and more


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WENR, April 2018: Africa

Pan-Africa: AAU Opens First Regional Office in East Africa

Ghana: Government Announces Ambitious Plan to Modernize TVET; and more


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WENR, March 2018: Africa

Nigeria: Post-UTME University Entrance Examinations Ruled Illegal

Kenya University Lecturers Resume Strike; and more


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WENR, February 2018: Africa

South Africa: Strong Growth of ELT Enrollments in 2017

More than 2,000 Secondary Schools Closed in Nigeria’s Benue State; and more


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