Tags : MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

NO SHOW BY GOVT AS DIALOGUE WITH TUM STALLS

By Aamon Butao Barely two weeks after agreeing to explore an out of court settlement over the risk allowance saga, it has emerged no dialogue talks have taken place between the Teacher Union of Malawi and government.  According to TUM President Willy Malimba it is sad that there has been no progress since the agreement. […]Read More

CONSTRUCTION OF NEW SCHOOLS TO HELP END CHILD MARRIAGES

By Aamon Butao Government has disclosed that the construction of Two Hundred and Fifty secondary schools will help end child marriages. According to Minister of Education Agnes Nyalonje child marriages are a big problem because of unavailability of schools in some areas. Nyalonje said the new secondary schools will also help students develop interest in […]Read More

STUDENTS BURDENED BY USER FEES

Salima Central Constituency is said to be registering high school dropout rates as learners struggle to pay user fees demanded by school authorities.  Member of Parliament for the area Gerald Kapiseni Phiri raised the concern saying this is denying children the right to education. The Legislator said is surprising to see that learners are forced […]Read More