Back to school: Basic Education Minister confident turnout in crisis-stricken regions will gradually pick up

The Minister of Basic Education, Laurent Serge Etoundi Ngoa, has said he hopes the timid start of the new academic year in the two English-speaking regions of Cameroon, as well as in the Far North region of the country, will…

Center Region: 42 private schools shut down for operating clandestinely

42 private institutions of learning have been sealed in the Center region of Cameroon, following a ministerial order signed on August 4, by the Minister of Basic Education, Laurent Serge Etoundi Ngoa. The release had indicated that 179 schools in…

Basic Education: Government lauds efforts of private sector

The Minister of Basic Education Laurent Serge Etoundi Ngoa, has acknowledged the undisputable contribution made by the private sector in the education landscape of Cameroon, assuring the actors of an increase in government’s assistance. The government official told state broadcaster…

Basic Education: New system encourages teachers to choose to be recruited in their regions of origin

A new approach has been adopted for the recruitment of basic education teachers in Cameroon, enabling them to choose their regions of origin for posting. This is because the teachers will have to spend five years wherever they are placed…