Katrina Hanse-Himarwa

Over 7 000 Grade 12s qualify for university admission.

by editor / Jan 11, 2017 / 0 comments

More than 7 700 full-time candidates who sat for the Grade 12 ordinary level examinations qualified for university admission this year. This makes up 36,8% of the 21 000 candidates compared to 29% in 2015. These candidates scored a minimum of 25 points with a minimum D symbol in English or a score of four on higher level. This is an increase from 29.8% in 2015.

Grade 10 & 12 examinations rescheduled

by editor / Oct 16, 2016 / 0 comments

The national examinations for grades 10 and 12 will resume on Monday.

'Hanse-Himarwa not fit to serve as education minister'-NANTU

by editor / Oct 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Following the agreement between government and NANTU at State House, NANTU later launched a scathing attack on Katrina Hanse-Himarwa, saying she was not fit to hold the position of education minister.

SDG4 launched

by editor / Oct 11, 2016 / 0 comments

Obtaining quality education is the foundation to improving people's lives, which will eventually lead to sustainable development. Education, Arts and Culture Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa made the remark at an occasion that marked the official launch of Sustainable Development Goal-Four (SDG4) of the Education 2030 Agenda.

Teachers' strike will paralyze the education sector-Education Minister

by editor / Oct 10, 2016 / 0 comments

Education Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa says government risks losing millions of dollars already spent on the grade ten and 12 external examinations, if teachers proceed with the country wide strike, and that such a strike would paralyze the education sector.