Opportunities for investment, growth and poverty reduction hinge on Infrastructure development, education and skills development and agriculture.
Two years after the abduction of the 276 Chibok girls, Human Rights Watch looks at Boko Haram’s devastating impact on education in northeast Nigeria.
Increasingly academics are finding that humour can be a good way to convey serious findings – and irony a useful analytical tool.
Although important victories have been won in the fight to protect girls from becoming child brides, the practice remains common and is growing.
It is not the language but the excluding culture that causes problems.
Since July 2015, Corruption Watch has received at least 1000 reports of corruption across schools, making them the main graft hotspots in the country.
There is a vital intersect between schools as a pipeline to higher education, and higher education as the conduit for teachers into schools.
Too much help with homework could hinder your child's development and make them feel incompetent.
The majority of British parents who responded to a new survey voiced concerns over the negative impact of interactive e-books on their children.
The school education system in the more 'urban' regions appears to be functioning pretty well.
As South Africa mulls the drop in the grade 12 pass rate, one medical student is tutoring matric pupils. Nelly Shamase caught up with him.
The education system focuses doggedly on the National Senior Certificate and the outcome of these exams, to the detriment of students.
Sugar-coating South Africa's apartheid past as a way to foster unity only papers over an unequal present.
It’s not only about resources – what students ought to be and do should be developed at school.
South Africa must come to terms with the fact that better schooling is the surest way to overcome inequality.
Most South Africans can't afford nutritious meals and the state is letting school-food schemes down.
Let's be history-makers. Let's be the change that we want. The power is in our hands, literally.
Teachers' union Sadtu tends to believe that it can dictate education policy. However without them the minister can't do much.
Readers write in about education, the Commonwealth Games, and Homo naledi.