Katrina Hanse-Himarwa

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.

'Hanse-Himarwa not fit to serve as education minister'-NANTU

by editor / Oct 15, 2016 / 0 comments

Following the agreement between government and NANTU at State House, NANTU later launched a scathing attack on Katrina Hanse-Himarwa, saying she was not fit to hold the position of education minister.

SDG4 launched

by editor / Oct 11, 2016 / 0 comments

Obtaining quality education is the foundation to improving people's lives, which will eventually lead to sustainable development. Education, Arts and Culture Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa made the remark at an occasion that marked the official launch of Sustainable Development Goal-Four (SDG4) of the Education 2030 Agenda.

Teachers' strike will paralyze the education sector-Education Minister

by editor / Oct 10, 2016 / 0 comments

Education Minister Katrina Hanse-Himarwa says government risks losing millions of dollars already spent on the grade ten and 12 external examinations, if teachers proceed with the country wide strike, and that such a strike would paralyze the education sector.