As reported by Eleanor Ayuketah for CRTV:
The sum of CFA 2 billion has been allotted as subvention to primary and secondary schools in the country.
A recent communique signed by the Minister of Secondary Education, Jean Ernest Ngalle Massena Bibehe specifies that the secondary and basic education sectors will each receive CFA one billion.
The envelope will be distributed to both misson and lay private schools that qualify.
In all, 658 schools will benefit from the subvention: 28 teachers training schools, 508 schools within the general education category and 123 technical schools.
35 school management boards will also benefit from the package.
The envelope, according to officials, will depend on the size of the institution.
Only schools that had previously applied have been shortlisted for the grant.