Rawlings Rejects Moves by Ghaniaan Government To Rename Varsity After Him

Former Ghaniaan president, Jerry Rawlings has declined the proposed renaming of the University of Development Studies (UDS) after him by the government of Ghana. In a statement issued on Tuesday, Rawlings thanked the government for the gesture but said the decision to decline the honour was because he has “a long-standing principle not to have…

Kenyan teacher Peter Tabichi emerges worlds best teacher. Wins $1m prize.

A science teacher from rural Kenya who donates most of his salary to help poorer students has been crowned the world’s best teacher and awarded a $1m prize, beating 10,000 nominations from 179 countries. Peter Tabichi, 36, a maths and physics teacher at Keriko secondary school in Pwani Village, in a remote part of Kenya’s…