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Lecturers without PhDs won’t lose jobs as ministry, regulator take soft stance

Education CS Amina Mohamed backed it.

The Star , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

CS on the spot over free education fund delay

Nandi Hills MP Alfred Keter and nominated senator Gertrude Musuruve have separately demanded answers from Education CS Amina Mohamed over delays to disburse funds to schools.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja defends HELB defaulters, opposes order to arrest them

- Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed announced Higher Education Loans Board would partner with police officers to arrest loan defaulters - Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja disputed the order saying it was unalwaful - The senator said the order was meant to oppress many youths who remain unemployed - Sakaja said discriminatory orders had no place in the Kenya's Constitution Nairobi Senator Johnson Sakaja has strongly differed with Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed's proposal to arrest Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) loan defaulters.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Helb loans: Kenyans react to Amina’s threat

Kenyans have expressed their rage on social media following Education Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed’s threat that the Higher Education Loans Board loan defaulters would be arrested and jailed.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Police to track down Helb defaulters – CS

Education CS Amina Mohamed yesterday said the Higher Education Loans Board (Helb) will ask police to track down those whose loans are at least 10 years overdue — 74,000.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

EDITORIAL: Arresting Helb defaulters is desperate, ill-thought-out

Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed has announced the Higher Education Loans Board is tottering under the weight of Sh7.2 billion unserviced loans.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

74,000 HELB defaulters to be tracked down - CS Amina

Some 74,000 HELB defaulters will now be tracked down by law enforcement agencies, Education CS Amina Mohamed has declared.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

KENNEDY BUHERE: TVET not for 12-13 year olds

Recently, Education CS Amina Mohamed revealed that 2,299 out of 130,000 KCPE candidates who had not reported to any secondary school had joined vocational colleges.

The Star , Kenya Feb 18, 2019

MWALIMU ANDREW: Apostle Elkana reaps big from Valentine’s Day

In fact, if we do it well, it may fetch you more than what Amina pays you.” Just as I was growing in faith, I heard an announcement on radio that had the ability to return me to Misri.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 17, 2019

State to spend Sh8.4bn more on school tablets

Whereas Education CS Amina Mohamed maintains the project is on course, many taxpayers suspect it might be a white elephant.

The Star , Kenya Feb 15, 2019