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  • Over 300, 000 trained Teachers Jobless in Kenya

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    Over 300,00 trained and registered Teachers in Kenya are without jobs.

    According to well informed sources in the Education Ministry, schools in the country are short of 96, 00 Teachers, with with primary schools  having  about 10 million pupils being short of 38,054 tutors and Secondary schools, with about 2.8 million students, have vacancies for 58,291 teachers.


    Following Government aggressive campaigns to achieve 100 per cent transition from primary school, there has been a high enrollment rate coupled with  the fact  that 9,472 women and 6,950 men applied for government teaching positions but were not employed.


     6,872 of  the applicants posses  Bachelor of Education while   1,596  had diplomas. Certificate holders seeking jobs in primary and pre-school schools accounted for  5,686.

     

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  • Tanzania To Employ 10,140 Teachers in June

    The Tanzanian Government has assured that it will recruit 10, 140 Teachers by June this year.

    The government gave this assurance through Deputy Minister of state in the President's office(Regional Administration and Local Government)Mr. Joseph Kakunda, when he appeared before the Parliament.

    ''These will be employed, come June this year'', Mr. Kakunda assured.

    Mr. Kakunda also disclosed that the certificates of those shorlisted was presently been screened by the National Examination Council of Tanzania(NECTA).