Katrina Hanse-Himarwa

Education Minister defends introduction of comprehensive sex education in primary schools

by editor1 / Nov 09, 2017 / 0 comments

The Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa defended the introduction of comprehensive sex education in primary schools, adding that children, now more than ever, are already exposed to sex at homes.

Teachers marking national examinations encouraged to do their best

by editor1 / Oct 26, 2017 / 0 comments

Teachers who will be marking the upcoming national examinations have been encouraged to do their best, despite a problem of outstanding Subsistence and Travel allowances from government.

Education Ministry to review its subsidies to private schools

by editor1 / Oct 13, 2017 / 0 comments

The Education, Arts and Culture Ministry will conduct an in-depth analysis into subsidies to private schools to determine whether to continue or completely do away with the provision.

Minister clarifies delay in releasing 2018 vacancy bulletin

by editor1 / Oct 12, 2017 / 0 comments

The Ministry of Education Arts and Culture has clarified the delay in releasing the vacancy bulletin for 2018.

Namibians urged to support the State's 'Sanitary Pads Project'

by editor1 / May 10, 2017 / 0 comments

Namibians have been urged to partner with the Ministry of Education, through the non-governmental organisation, Forum for African Women Educationalists Namibia ( FAWENA) - in order to support the State's 'Sanitary Pads Project'.

Abolishment of winter time will not affect school activities

by editor1 / Apr 19, 2017 / 0 comments

Minister of Education, Arts and Culture, Katrina Hanse-Himarwa says the abolishment of winter time as proposed in the Namibian Time Bill will not affect school activities.

Hanse-Himarwa calls on //Karas staff to serve public with speed, honesty and loyalty

by editor / Mar 10, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Staff of the Education, Arts and Culture Ministry in the //Karas directorate and beyond, are reminded to serve the public with speed, honesty, loyalty and renewed vigour.

Education Minister calls on stakeholders to embrace the spirit of Harambee

by editor / Feb 13, 2017 / 0 comments

The Minister of Education, Arts and Culture has called on stakeholders in the education sector to embrace the spirit of Harambee.

Over 7 000 Grade 12s qualify for university admission.

by editor / Jan 11, 2017 / 0 comments

More than 7 700 full-time candidates who sat for the Grade 12 ordinary level examinations qualified for university admission this year. This makes up 36,8% of the 21 000 candidates compared to 29% in 2015. These candidates scored a minimum of 25 points with a minimum D symbol in English or a score of four on higher level. This is an increase from 29.8% in 2015.

Grade 10 & 12 examinations rescheduled

by editor / Oct 16, 2016 / 0 comments

The national examinations for grades 10 and 12 will resume on Monday.

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