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THE Progressive Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (PTUZ) has said the move by Zimbabwe Schools Examinations Council (Zimsec) to say in order to prevent examinations leakages schools are supposed to collect t...Read more

It's dangerous for schools to collect exam papers on day of writing

14 October 2018 | 829 Views
THE Progressive Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (PTUZ) has said the move by Zimbabwe Schools Examinations Council (Zimsec) to say in order to prevent examinations leakages schools are supposed to collect t...

by Stephen Jakes

Mnangagwa caps 1 567 Chinhoyi University of Technology graduates

06 October 2018 | 900 Views
President Mnangagwa yesterday capped 1 567 graduates at Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT). In his address at the institution's 14th graduation ceremony, Vice Chancellor Professor David Simbi sai...

by Staff Reporter

Govt to increase number of post O Level- A- Level students in Higher and Tertiary education

02 October 2018 | 2351 Views
THE Minister of Higher and Tertiary Education Science and Technology Development Amon Murwira has said one of their key policies called inclusive education is to say  there is no Zimbabwean brain...

by Stephen Jakes

Schools competition postponed due to cholera

23 September 2018 | 73 Views
The ministry of Primary and Secondary Education last week postponed the National Annual Science Sports and Arts festival due to cholera outbreak in some parts of the country.The NASSAF was sup...

by Stephen Jakes

Parent involvement helps students to do well

19 September 2018 | 1220 Views
To date, quality education has become one of the important points in the development of a social individual. But no one is born with good academic skills. So some students need more attention and guid...

by Agencies

O'level June results out

27 August 2018 | 3339 Views
The ZIMSEC June 2018 Ordinary level examination results are out.In a statement to the ZBC News, ZIMSEC Board Chairperson, Professor Eddie Mwenje said heads of examination centres can collect t...

by Staff Reporter

Mnangagwa launches students loan facility

25 July 2018 | 2110 Views
President Emmerson Mnangagwa has officially launched three inter-linked programmes namely the Student Loan, Infrastructure Development and Information Communication Technology Facilities that are set ...

by Staff reporter

Matabeleland North to have teachers' training college

17 July 2018 | 734 Views
THE Government will soon turn Ntabazinduna Vocational Training Centre in Matabeleland North into a teachers' training college.This emerged during a meeting between the Ministry of Higher and T...

by Staff Reporter

Samahuru Primary School children receive new shoes from local organisation

12 July 2018 | 811 Views
On Friday the 6th of July 2018, children at Samahuru Primary School in Tsholotsho Rural District received some new shoes from a local organisation Shoes2School Zimbabwe. ...

by Agencies

Entries for prestigious Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation are open

12 July 2018 | 363 Views
Engineers from Zimbabwe and other sub-Saharan countries are invited to enter the fifth edition of the prestigious Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation. The deadline for entries is Monday 23 July 20...

by Agencies

Applications for Rhodes Scholarships open this year on truly global basis

18 June 2018 | 1393 Views
The Rhodes Trust is delighted to announce that Rhodes Scholarship applications are now open for most of the Rhodes constituencies. Applications have opened to students and recent graduates from Bermud...

by Rhodes House, Oxford

Mzilikazi honoured for Copa success

14 June 2018 | 311 Views
MZILIKAZI High School in Bulawayo tasted the joy of winning the country's most prestigious schools football tournament, the Copa Coca-Cola, four times when they received a donation of books from the s...

by Staff reporterq

Schools still to get new curriculum textbooks

05 June 2018 | 237 Views
SOME provinces are yet to receive teaching and learning material made available by the Government in February, a development that severely disadvantages affected learners under the new education curri...

by Staff reporter

Schools to close earlier because of elections

01 June 2018 | 4546 Views
Schools in Zimbabwe will close earlier than expected in the second term because of elections slated for end of July.According to the schools calendar, the second term which started on May 8 wa...

by Byo24News Reporter

Mutare student takes poetry to another level

29 May 2018 | 1056 Views
Mutare Teachers College (MTC) student Irvine Muzondo has become a beacon of hope on the local poetry scene by storm after several poems he penned were picked for publication in an anthropology titled ...

by Stanley Chirimbani and Virginia Zifesho

John Tallach High wins quiz competition

29 May 2018 | 2380 Views
The finals of the Old Mutual National High School Quiz Competition were held in the capital recently with winning schools walking away with various prizes including cars and laptops.The braggi...

by Staff reporter

ZOU to partner ZIMCHE, AAU in four day workshop

18 May 2018 | 649 Views
The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) in collaboration with the Association of African Universities (AAU) and the Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE), will host a four day Research Method work...

by Stephen Jakes

Entumbane High School Bursar wreaks havoc

15 May 2018 | 7492 Views
Mthwakazi Republic Party on Monday the 14th of May 2018 went on a fact finding mission at Entumbane High school in response to the sad outcry of the Entumbane Community and parents of students at the ...

by Stephen Jakes

Schools ambush students on deadline for O & A level exam fees deadline

10 May 2018 | 3126 Views
Ordinary and Advance Level students have cried foul that schools have ambushed them in giving them deadlines for the payment of examination fees as most schools slatted the deadline to Friday this wee...

by Stephen Jakes

Teachers to strike over pay

29 April 2018 | 2076 Views
HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean teachers will go on strike to demand an increase in salaries and allowances when schools reopen next month for the new term, the biggest teachers' union said on Friday, a...

by Reuters

Munyeza to present at the forthcoming ZOU public lecture

27 April 2018 | 785 Views
Renowned Zimbabwean businessman and public speaker, Doctor Shingi Albert Munyeza, will make a presentation at the Zimbabwe Open University public lecture at Century Towers in Harare at the beginning o...

by Stephen Jakes

Nust invents prototype platinum purifier

26 April 2018 | 1055 Views
VICE President General Constantino Chiwenga (Retired) yesterday pledged Government support in funding a prototype for Platinum group of metals Processing Plant design developed by the National Univers...

by Staff Reporter

Matabeleland schools receive $129K donation

14 April 2018 | 884 Views
THIRTY schools from Matabeleland North and Matabeleland South provinces have benefited from a donation of furniture and textbooks worth $129 000 from the Bulawayo South Rotary Club, under the Matabele...

by Staff Reporter

Lupane university lecturers take relocation fight to High Court

07 April 2018 | 1382 Views
NINE Lupane State University (LSU) lecturers in the Department of Development Studies have approached the High Court seeking an order barring university authorities from relocating them from Bulawayo ...

by Staff Reporter

120 Plumtree High School A-Level pupils shelterless

07 April 2018 | 1027 Views
A TOTAL of 120-A Level pupils at Plumtree High School could find themselves without shelter when schools open in three weeks following a fire that razed their hostel on Tuesday.The Government ...

by Staff Reporter

Secondary prepares to write AutoCAD online exams

28 March 2018 | 980 Views
Secondary schools Computer-Aided Design (CAD) instructors will, this year, sit for an Autodesk International online examination to get certification in teaching software packages that are distributed ...

by Farai Shawn Matiashe and Lisa Tazviinga recently in Harare

ZOU enters into partnership with ZTA

23 March 2018 | 800 Views
The Zimbabwe Open University (ZOU) and Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) have entered into a major partnership by signing a Memorandum of Understanding at the ZOU headquarters in Harare recently. ...

by Stephen Jakes

Majongwe threatens to sue govt

23 March 2018 | 988 Views
The Progressive Teachers Union of Zimbabwe (PTUZ) Secretary - General Mr Raymond Majongwe has threatened to take the government to court for failing to address hunger and schooling equipment for schoo...

by Simbarashe Sithole

Zimpapers donates teaching equipment to LSU

12 March 2018 | 421 Views
ZIMPAPERS Company last week donated various pieces of teaching equipment which included desk tops, printers, Camera, Projector and Projector screen to Lupane State University at the University's Main ...

by Stephen Jakes

Whiz-kid 'Mkhulisi Moyo' gets scholarship

03 March 2018 | 2375 Views
A BULAWAYO whiz-kid who got 20 points at A-Level has received a scholarship courtesy of cement giant PPC, for him to study Medicine at the University of Zimbabwe this year.As reported in our s...

by Staff Reporter

Great mistake and mischief in rush to implement new curriculum

26 February 2018 | 2878 Views
Sometime in the late 1997, the government of Zimbabwe, through its two ministries of Education resolved to conduct an inquiry into the then Education and Training System. A commission of inquiry lead ...

by Luke Mbune Chakaza correspondent

Seke Principal frustrates students

24 February 2018 | 1718 Views
Seke Teachers College Principal Ephraim Mutubuki is continuing to frustrate and has barred students of the college ahead of their final examinations this coming Monday. Students who have been looking ...

by Edmore Kudakwashe

SA ready to assist Zimbabwe students

23 February 2018 | 2455 Views
The South African Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Mr Mphakama Mbete has paid a courtesy call on the Minister of State for Government Scholarships in the office of the President to discuss issues on the welfar...

by Staff Reporter

'O' Level results today

23 February 2018 | 1367 Views
THE Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) November 2017 Ordinary Level results will be released today, an official confirmed yesterday.Traditionally the results are released by mid-Feb...

by Staff reporter

Marist Brothers' bullies force victims to drink toilet water

17 February 2018 | 6674 Views
FORM Two boys who were allegedly severely tortured by Form Four pupils at Marist Brothers' Secondary School in Dete were allegedly forced to drink water from the toilet bowl by their drunk attackers, ...

by Staff reporter

Government solves foreign-based students' challenges

17 February 2018 | 720 Views
PRESIDENT Mnangagwa yesterday urged South Africa-bound students on the Presidential scholarship to go and acquire knowledge and skills that would assist in the country's development.The Presid...

by Staff Reporter

Students at teachers' colleges to learn 3 local languages

17 February 2018 | 2153 Views
STUDENTS at teachers' colleges are now required to learn at least three indigenous languages to ensure that they can be deployed anywhere in the country, a Cabinet Minister said yesterday.The ...

by Staff Reporter

Water, electricity problems dog LSU

12 February 2018 | 735 Views
Students at the Lupane State University have said the institution is still under development and as a result they have water, accommodation and electricity challenges."We have to stay with buc...

by Stephen Jakes

Zimsec assures candidates meals, overnight accommodation

10 February 2018 | 2434 Views
THE Zimbabwe School Examinations Council (Zimsec) has assured all candidates who are going to re-write the Ordinary-Level English Paper 2 next Friday at boarding schools that they will get overnight a...

by Staff Reporter

2018 Joshua Nkomo Scholarships

05 February 2018 | 3159 Views
2018 Joshua Nkomo Scholarships...

by Staff Reporter

Teachers up in arms with ministry over errors in cultural books

05 February 2018 | 1392 Views
VICTORIA Falls teachers are up in arms with the Primary and Secondary Education ministry over new religious and cultural books that they claim and carried "wrong and malicious" statements that do not ...

by Staff Reporter

Matabeleland South Grade 7 exams pass rate drops

31 January 2018 | 515 Views
THE pass rate in the Grade Seven examinations in Matabeleland South dropped from 52 percent to 49,39 percent last year.The province has 512 primary schools and nine schools recorded 100 percen...

by Staff reporter

Curriculum challenge for Bulawayo schools

31 January 2018 | 873 Views
SCHOOLs in Bulawayo are facing challenges in implementing the new curriculum due to inadequate resources and learning materials, Parliament heard yesterday.Teachers and school heads told membe...

by Staff reporter

PHOTOS: Hail storm destroy school in Lupane

30 January 2018 | 1986 Views
Hailstorm reportedly destroyed class rooms at Gumede Primary School in Lupane and downed electricity poles and trees...

by Stephen Jakes

MRP delegation visits Ntshamathe Primary School on fact finding mission

24 January 2018 | 1709 Views
An Mthwakazi Republic Party delegation led by its foreign affairs Secretary Njabulo Ngwenya and National youth chairman Xolani Ncube, has visited Ntshamathe Primary school on a fact finding mission, f...

by Stephen Jakes

'Scrap Mathematics': Relax college entry requirements, says Murwira

20 January 2018 | 3045 Views
HIGHER and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology Development Minister Professor Amon Murwira has said tertiary institutions must scrap Mathematics as a requirement for students to study programme...

by Staff Reporter

2017 A level top achievers - list

18 January 2018 | 11582 Views
Presentation of 2017 A Level Results: Recognition of outstanding achievement ...

by Staff Reporter

Education Minister Tours Kadoma Schools

17 January 2018 | 471 Views
The Minister of Primary and Secondary Education, Paul Mavhima has toured two schools in Kadoma where he spoke on the new curriculum.The Education minister visited Munyaradzi Primary in Rimuka ...

by Stephen Jakes

Parents broke after festival season

13 January 2018 | 1712 Views
After spending money last December Festive Season with neighbours, family and friends, most parents in the community of Kariba are now struggling to pay school fees for their children. The hardest hit...

by Anwell Bepe (Patsaka correspondent)

Government to continue paying ECD teachers

13 January 2018 | 1567 Views
Government will continue paying Early Childhood Development (ECD) teachers who are already employed, but has frozen the recruitment of more teachers for such classes, Primary and Secondary Education M...

by Staff Reporter
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