Sylvia Utete-Masango, Primary and Secondary Education ministry permanent secretary, expressed deep concern over poor literacy rates on her visit to St Joseph’s Mission Primary School last Wednesday to officially present the secretary’s merit award.
THE Higher and Tertiary Education, Science and Technology ministry has said it does not have money to pay lecturers’ bonuses, urging the university staff to stop fighting.
THE Japanese government has awarded three Bulawayo students scholarships to pursue education and study for undergraduate and master’s programme in the Asian country.
THE National University of Science and Technology (Nust) and its lecturers, under the umbrella of the Nust Educators’ Association (Nusteda) on Friday reached a stalemate on the issue of payment of bonuses, with the matter being referred to an independent arbitrator.
THE government is still to raise about $2,5 million required to assist in eradicating a poisonous cactus rosea weed that is wreaking havoc in Matabeleland South, senators have said.
NATIONAL University of Science and Technology (Nust) students on Wednesday called police and claimed to have been held hostage by the institution after they were locked up in the library as librarians joined a strike by the institution’s staff.
FAILURE by the government to pay staff at State universities was inevitable as revenue inflows into Treasury have been shrinking in response to the slow but steady death of the economy.
NATIONAL University of Science and Technology (Nust) lecturers and non-teaching staff yesterday went on an indefinite strike action protesting late payment of February salaries and bonuses.
MORALE among lecturers at the National University of Science and Technology (Nust) is reportedly at an all-time low, as the institution is still to pay its lecturer their bonuses and January salaries.
A STUDENT at the National University of Science and Technology (Nust) was on Friday found dead at his lodgings in Bulawayo in what is suspected to be a suicide case.