Category Archives: Students

Esther asks govt to prioritize education

First Lady Esther Lungu has urged government to consider education as top priority for sustainable development. Speaking when she officiated at the launch of the Lafarge Foundation a Lafarge corporate social responsibility initiative at Twangale Park in Kafue today, Mrs … read more »

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“All Systems GO!” for the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards in Zambia

It’s “All Systems GO!” for the winners of the fourth edition of the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards to be announced at the awards ceremony in Lusaka, Zambia on February 10. This unique pan-African schools competition has attracted over 3000 entries … read more »

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Malama hails PPP in provision of education

STAKEHOLDER engagement is key to the provision of quality education, says Chitambo MMD member of parliament Mushili Malama. Officiating at the launch of the learner performance improvement strategic plan for 2014-2015 at Justine Mukando Secondary School, Malama said the government … read more »

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‘Bridge gap between journalism schools, media industry’

Printpak acting managing director Chishimba Chishimba has expressed concern at the widening gap between journalism learning institutions and the media industry. Mr Chishim ba said many journalism students had been detached from the realities of the industry such that they … read more »

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THE family of injured University of Zambia student Lizwe Ndhlovu, has insisted that the 19-year-old Development Studies and Economics student did not jump out of a moving vehicle as claimed by the Zambia Police. According to the Zambia Police account … read more »

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THIRTEEN teachers who were apprehended over Grade nine leaked examination papers have been charged with examination malpractices. Nine pupils and eight business executives have been charged with possession of unauthorised documents. Central Province Commissioner Standwell Lungu said the teachers were … read more »

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SECRETARY to the Cabinet Rowland Msiska has said that examinations scheduled for today will go ahead as planned. In a statement circulated yesterday, Dr Msiska said that following the closure of some roads in Lusaka, alternative routes for movement would … read more »

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West Australia Premier acknowledges strong educational ties with Zambian community

StudyPerth hosted an Education Roundtable with senior academics from prominent West Australian (WA) universities and colleges plus key Zambian government delegates, educational figures and business people to identify areas of workforce development and skills that are needed in Zambia and … read more »

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Minister for Education, Science Vocational Training and Early Education Hon. Dr John Phiri (centre) hands over a braille version of the new book In Retrospect to  Sydney Mbangweta, Grade 10 at Munali Boys’ School, watched by its author Brenda Muntemba, Henry Chanda, Director at the … read more »

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