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South Africa’s declining maths performance is worrying

Performance in mathematics matters for university entrance. Without it, school leavers are not eligible for many programmes.

Fewer women in Kenya are choosing or completing STEM courses

Gender biases are revealed in enrolment inequalities and policies that favour male students.

The Diversity Conundrum In Technology

When global business and technology leaders sneeze, all ecosystems that look up to them inadvertently catch a cold. The current flu doing rounds is one called diversity and it has caused those of us in the Silicon Savannah to take a hard look inward at the manifest symptoms of deficiency.

Nigeria Is Set To Teach STEM Subjects In Yoruba, Hausa, Igbo And Other Indigenous Languages

Nigeria is set to teach STEM-related subjects such as science and mathematics in indigenous languages such as Hausa, Yoruba, Igbo and others. This was announced by the country's Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu, at the inauguration of Nigeria's inter-ministerial committee on the teaching of mathematics and science subjects