Poorer white pupils neglected for decades, say MPs

Poorer white pupils neglected for decades, say MPs

The underachievement is down to a “poisonous mix of place, family and local culture”, said Chris Zarraga, director of Schools North East, a regional network of head teachers in one of the areas with the biggest concentrations of disadvantaged white pupils....
Ethiopian Polls Extended As Crowds Wait to Vote

Ethiopian Polls Extended As Crowds Wait to Vote

Addis Ababa — When the polls were supposed to close Monday in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, election workers said turnout was better than expected, and voting had been conducted safely. But crowds of people still queued, and closing time was extended for...
Nigerian Youths Can Drive Political, Economic Change – Osinbajo

Zambia: Remembering Zambia’s Founding Father Kaunda

Kenneth David Kaunda was born on April 28, 1924, at a Church of Scotland mission in the northern part of what was then Northern Rhodesia. His father, David, had been ordained in the church and worked at the mission as a teacher. His mother, Helen (Nyirenda) Kaunda,...