Over 200 Schools Have no Toilets in Namibia
Although there has been a remarkable improvement in the provision of sanitary facilities to schools countrywide, about 246 schools in Namibia don't have toilets, according to the education management information system report. A lack of proper school toilets threatens the health, education and safety of students.
Most of the toilets at the Okaukuejo Combined School hostel and school grounds are out of order (file photo).
New Era, 7 February 2019
The Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture has confirmed it commenced the procurement process for the renovation and additions of hostels and housing at the Mureti High School in… Read more »
New Era, 8 March 2018
Hundreds of learners at Ndama Combined School in Rundu have had to endure the discomfort of sitting on the floor for their lessons in various classrooms and grades, especially for… Read more »
Namibia: Hostels Health Hazards for Children
Namibian, 22 January 2018
THE unpleasant smell of urine hits you as you enter the boys' hostel block at the Okaukuejo Combined School. Read more »
New Era, 2 November 2017
With the motion on poor sanitation high on the agenda in the National Assembly, the Ministry of Education, Arts and Culture has revealed that the number of learners exposed to… Read more »