Malawi Govt Launches Emergency Radio Education Programme

Malawi Govt Launches Emergency Radio Education Programme

By Mwayi Gowelo Blantyre, May 21, Mana: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology in collaboration with UNICEF has launched an Emergency Radio Education Program (EREP) to allow students continue with their studies at home while schools are closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking to the media on Wednesday, the portfolio’s minister, William Susuwele Banda […]

Unicaf University Awards Masters Degrees To First Cohort

Unicaf University Awards Masters Degrees To First Cohort

By Ireen Kayira Lilongwe, May 9, Mana: Unicaf University on Friday awarded Masters Degrees of various disciplines to 352 students of its first cohort in an online graduation ceremony. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, William Susuwele Banda has since commended the University for holding a virtual graduation. The degrees are in Master of Science […]

Construction Of 40 Secondary Schools To Start April

Construction Of 40 Secondary Schools To Start April

By Kondwani Magombo, MANA Government on Friday said it will embark on the construction of 40 Secondary Schools across the country courtesy of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Immediate past Minister of Education, William Susuwere Banda, disclosed this at Masasa Village in Group Village Headman Msumbi, in the area of Senior Chief […]

Govt Re-Introduce JCE Exams

Govt Re-Introduce JCE Exams

The Malawi government through the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology has re-introduced Junior Certificate of Education (JCE) Examination with effect from the 2020/2021 school calendar. Minister of Education Science and Technology, Dr. William Susuwele-Banda made the announced on Thursday during a joint press briefing with Minister of Information Mark Botomani in Lilongwe. Dr Susuwele […]

World Bank Donates Vehicles to Ministry of Education

World Bank Donates Vehicles to Ministry of Education

By Patricia Kapulula, MANA World Bank has donated to Ministry of Education, Science and Technology 19 vehicles to support the achievement of the Equity with Quality and Learning at Secondary School (EQUALS) Project objectives. The Vehicles worth K928 million will be distributed to six education divisions in Malawi and to each of the institutions that […]

India Donates Text Books to Malawi

India Donates Text Books to Malawi

BY FLORENCE SINGANYAMA & MAYAMIKO CHIMBALI The Government of India has donated 100, 000 secondary school text books to Malawi Government to help improve the quality of education in the country. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, William Susuwele Banda received the donation on behalf of the Malawi Government on Friday at Mkwichi Secondary School […]