Reduce Number of Course Books - Kenyan Govt Orders

Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i says despite the government allocating billions of shillings to schools for books, millions of children are still sharing them.

Parents buy textbooks for their children at Khimji Bookshop in Nyeri town (file photo).

  • Kenya:   Textbook Directive Wrong

    Nation, 15 June 2017

    A ministerial directive for a review of the list of approved books for primary and secondary schools is bound to trigger fierce debate. Read more »

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