Julius Maada Bio Sworn In as President!!!Alhaji Yazid Crowns Deputy Imam Foulah Town!!!Liberia: George Weah sworn in as president!!!LIBRARY BOARD COMMISSIONS CHILDREN CORNERS!!!LIBRARY BOARD DISTRIBUTES 14,000 BOOKS TO EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS!!! BOOK AID UK SCHOOLS CHILDREN'S CORNER LIBRARIANS!! LIBRARY BOARD OKAYS BOOK AID DONATIONS!! Muslim Brotherhood Top WASSCE!! Gambia Dictator Yayah Jammeh flown out in Exile!!Donald Trump will become the 45th US President !!President Koroma Jet for UNGA!!CANSUYUSlaughters 150 Cows!!Gabon presidential guard 'bombed Jean Ping's party HQ'!!Gabon Elections 2016 Youths Set Parliment on Fire!!David Cameron has resigned as prime minister!! TURKEY: Istanbul Airport Attack!!


Sierra Leone Launches Free Education

By: - Alhaji Mohamed Wusha-Conteh 20th August, 2018

The President of Sierra Leone HE Brig. Julius Madda Bio today launches the Free Quality School Education Initiative at the start of the school year in September 2018.

This flagship initiative, will ensure increased access to government-assisted schools for all children from pre-primary to senior secondary levels across the country.

In his remarks, the President emphasized that this initiative will be phased over five years, and will waive the payment of tuition and admission fees and provision of teaching and learning materials with an initial emphasis on English language and Mathematics text books to all secondary schools in the country.

He further said that, it will also ensure that payment for public examination fees such as the National Primary School Examination (NPSE), Basic Education Certificate Examination (BECE) and West Africa Senior Secondary School Examination (WASSCE) are waived.

The Donor Community also expressed their commitments to the free education.