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By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 26th, 2014
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By Mobolaji Odunuga The Ogun state chapter of Labour Party condemns in strong terms the closure of Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, by the government of Ogun state over the students’ agitation for immediate reduction in their school fees. According to a press release announcing the immediate c...
By IndepthAfrica
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Jul 7th, 2014
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Michelle Smith White DURHAM — Durham County sheriff’s investigators last week arrested and charged a former Durham Public Schools teacher with taking indecent liberties with a student and engaging in a sex offense with a student. The woman charged, Michelle Smith White, 37, of Penrith Drive in Durham...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
May 2nd, 2014
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Oromo students of Addis Ababa University on Thursday May 1 held a demonstration against government measures to annex Oromia lands into the capital. The students, who were blocked by police from taking to the streets of Addis Ababa, were forced to stage their protest on Sidis Killo Campus. The student...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 8th, 2013
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Adzokpe, Jonathan There have been many proponents who have argued that Ghana’s educational system needs reforms. One of recent comments was made by Dr. Ekow Spio-Garbrah, who’s now the President of the Dominion University and a one-time Minister of Education. I believe these commentaries are all targ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 18th, 2013
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Keywords as define by the Collins Dictionary. Abuse: treatment of someone cruelly and violently Discipline: Practice of making people obey rules or standards and punishing them when they do not. I have had my basic and secondary education in Ghana, a country noted for the instillment of discipline in...
By IndepthAfrica
In Ethiopia
Feb 6th, 2013
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Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) — With the help of the Duluth Rotary Club and several other local community members, students at UMD are doing all they can to fight the water crisis in Ethiopia. Students, staff and community members gathered at UMD’s Griggs center to educate others on the Ethiopi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Featured 2
Jun 3rd, 2012
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BALTIMORE—Authorities say a Kenyan-born U.S. college student has admitted killing and eating parts of a man from Ghana who was staying with his family. More details about Alex Kinyua are coming out Friday after he was arrested this week and charged with murder. Kinyua is accused of eating the man’s h...
By benim
In Chad
Nov 11th, 2011
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N’Djamena – Students protesting failed payment of their grants in Chad’s capital Thursday clashed with police, leaving nine officers injured and 150 people arrested, government and hospital officials said. “We deplore that nine people were injured among the police, but I do no...
By benim
In Education
Sep 8th, 2011
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Kenyan Finance Minister Uhuru Kenyatta said on Wednesday the government could not afford to hire new teachers as demanded by thousands who went on strike this week paralysing schools in the east African country. Classrooms have remained shut for more than 10 million students at the start of the term ...
By benim
In Libya
Sep 1st, 2011
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Australia pledged Aus$1.5 million (US$1.6 million) on Thursday to help some 650 Libyan students left destitute by the turmoil in their home country to continue studying there. Acting Foreign Minister Craig Emerson said the loan to the Libyan embassy would support the students and their families for t...