Curriculum Does Not Equip Pupils With Skills – Experts

[Nation] Only 19 per cent of pupils in Class Five in the country can spell the word “cough” while only 31 per cent in the same class can spell the word “umbrella”, a conference heard Monday.

[Nation] Only 19 per cent of pupils in Class Five in the country can spell the word "cough" while only 31 per cent in the same class can spell the word "umbrella", a conference heard Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Amina Mohamed Felled By Abstentions and Broken Pledges

[Nation] A last-minute change of the agenda and the refusal by Uganda, Djibouti and Burundi to vote for Kenya were last evening blamed for the defeat of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed in the race to become chairperson of African Union …

[Nation] A last-minute change of the agenda and the refusal by Uganda, Djibouti and Burundi to vote for Kenya were last evening blamed for the defeat of Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed in the race to become chairperson of African Union Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Education Plan Scraps National Exams

[Nation] A new education system that will replace the 8-4-4 was unveiled Monday and will phase out the national examinations currently done at the end of primary and secondary school cycles.

[Nation] A new education system that will replace the 8-4-4 was unveiled Monday and will phase out the national examinations currently done at the end of primary and secondary school cycles.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

State Officers in Nyanza Accused of Sabotaging Voter Registration

[Nation] Politicians in Nyanza are headed for a clash with the local administration over claims that the government officials are sabotaging the ongoing voter registration in the region.

[Nation] Politicians in Nyanza are headed for a clash with the local administration over claims that the government officials are sabotaging the ongoing voter registration in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya