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Cameroon: North West Educational Family Says they are Ready for Schools Resumption
Category :- Education Author :- N Gelmin S 
Posted on September 29, 2020, 12:00 am
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Despite security challenges that has hindered the smooth functioning of learning tin the North West as well as the South West Region of Cameroon, the North West region’s education sector has shown readiness to resume schools come October 5th, 2020 as per the new school calendar.

Delegate of education Bamenda

The Educational family of the region before launching the new academic year 2020/2021   evaluated the just ended 2019/2020 academic year and put together a number of on how to make the new academic year a success.

The regional delegate of Basic Education Wilfred Wambeng Ndong revealed that despite the challenges they had last year, the children performed so well in the end of course examinations, scoring 76.6 percent in the Common Entrance examination and  86 percent in the First school living certificate Examination.

Present at the launching was the Governor of the North West Region, Adolphe Lele L’Afrique who hailed the education family for efforts made so far to ensure a hitch free back to school, come October 5th, 2020.

Primary School

Aside from the security challenges in this region, the COVID-19 pandemic is the new threat to studies in the country but the governor said all measures have been put in place by the various ministries to ensure that the pandemic is not a hindrance.

The governor urged parents to continue educating the children about barrier measures calling on teachers and the administrations to closely follow the children in the school milieus.

While for the past four years now, parents have remained skeptical about sending their children to school in the crisis-hit regions, Governor L’Afrique assured the population and the education family  that security  measures have been stepped up  but called on parents, children and the community as a whole to collaborate with security forces towards a hitch-free year.

North West Regional Govenor

It should be noted that many teachers as well as school children have lost their lives in the course of the crisis as they struggled to push through with studies. However, the governor warned that recalcitrant teachers will face sanctions if they do not shun such habits.

School in North West Region of Cameroon

A task force that will coordinates, advises and transmits information on the organization and preparation of the academic year has been structured while other preparations like clean up of campuses and the supply of didactic material to teachers are said to be in place.

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