Embu County Education

County releases Sh163m bursaries to poor students

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County releases Sh163m bursaries to poor students


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Scramble for bread to cost students Sh10k each

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Scramble for bread to cost students Sh10k each


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Don’t close Laikipia University, lobby urges Parliament

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Don’t close Laikipia University, lobby urges Parliament


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Embu primary schools yet to receive state funds

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Embu primary schools yet to receive state funds


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School bus ferrying pupils to Nairobi for music festivals involved in accident

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School bus ferrying pupils to Nairobi for music festivals involved in accident


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Call for referendum to reintroduce caning in schools

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Call for referendum to reintroduce caning in schools


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  • Embu students riot for being denied more time with visiting girls
    Embu students riot for being denied more time with visiting girls

    , tuko.co.ke

    Students of Kamama Boys High School went on a rampage after visitings girls were asked to leave but the boys wanted more time with them. – The boys were also ordered to resume their preps – A teacher sustained a head injury while trying to calm them down. Students from Kamama Boys High School in Embu County destroyed property in their school and injured one teacher after they were
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Schools

  • Embu primary schools yet to receive state funds
    Embu primary schools yet to receive state funds

    , the-star.co.ke

    The state has remitted a “negligible percentage” of the free primary education funds to Embu schools, the Kenya National Union of Teachers Embu branch has said. The newly elected officials said head teachers are finding it difficult to run the schools and have asked the government to release the funds immediately. Executive secretary Dickson Murunguma said the funds are supposed to be sent when schools are in session, but it
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Students

  • School buys sniffer dogs, installs CCTV to stop students’ riot
    School buys sniffer dogs, installs CCTV to stop students’ riot

    , nairobinews.co.ke

    By CHARLES WANYORO, @CWanyoroh A school in Embu County has installed closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras, to boost security and easily monitor the movement of students at the institution. Nyangwa High School in Mbeere South has also brought in five German shepherd dogs to reinforce security and ward off unwanted intruders into the institution. School Principal Moshe Musyoka said the initiative that was put in place three years ago has
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Universities

  • Don’t close Laikipia University, lobby urges Parliament
    Don’t close Laikipia University, lobby urges Parliament

    , the-star.co.ke

    Naivasha Education stakeholders have petitioned Parliament to save the Laikipia University branch campus from closure. The Commission for University Education issued a notice for five campuses to close by January to “consolidate limited resources”. They are in Nairobi, Embu, Eldoret, Naivasha and Maralal. Last week, the Nakuru government called for consultations to resolve the impasse over the closure. The Naivasha Professional Association said the future of more than 500 students
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Higher Education

  • Don’t close Laikipia University, lobby urges Parliament
    Don’t close Laikipia University, lobby urges Parliament

    , the-star.co.ke

    Naivasha Education stakeholders have petitioned Parliament to save the Laikipia University branch campus from closure. The Commission for University Education issued a notice for five campuses to close by January to “consolidate limited resources”. They are in Nairobi, Embu, Eldoret, Naivasha and Maralal. Last week, the Nakuru government called for consultations to resolve the impasse over the closure. The Naivasha Professional Association said the future of more than 500 students
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Teachers

  • Teacher delves into thriving poultry farming
    Teacher delves into thriving poultry farming

    , standardmedia.co.ke

    Mwalimu Jackbed Njue, a senior education official in Embu County, rears improved kienyenji (indigenous) chicken farming which are raking in tidy sum every month. “I started this project two years ago and it has grown from a handful of chicks to thousands of mature birds,” she says. Madam Njue started in January with 300 day-old chicks and through hard work and determination, the project grew in leaps and bounds and today she has 4,000 chicken at different stages of development, among them 600 layers
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Basic

  • School bus ferrying pupils to Nairobi for music festivals involved in accident
    School bus ferrying pupils to Nairobi for music festivals involved in accident

    , tuko.co.ke

    35 pupils and two teachers from Tharaka-Nithi county escaped narrowly when their bus got involved in an accident at dawn on Wednesday. -They were travelling to Nairobi for the National Music Festivals when the accident occurred along the Meru-Embu road. It was a lucky escape for some 35 pupils and two teachers of Chuka/Igambang’ombe Primary School in Tharaka-Nithi after their school bus was involved in a dawn accident at
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Pupils

  • School bus ferrying pupils to Nairobi for music festivals involved in accident
    School bus ferrying pupils to Nairobi for music festivals involved in accident

    , tuko.co.ke

    35 pupils and two teachers from Tharaka-Nithi county escaped narrowly when their bus got involved in an accident at dawn on Wednesday. -They were travelling to Nairobi for the National Music Festivals when the accident occurred along the Meru-Embu road. It was a lucky escape for some 35 pupils and two teachers of Chuka/Igambang’ombe Primary School in Tharaka-Nithi after their school bus was involved in a dawn accident at
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