George Magoha

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George Magoha said : "it was time to allow learners back in class" External link

tuko Wednesday, September 23, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Public schools belong to the government and we must all work in unison to protect their land and other facilities. I am aware of some mandarins who take advantage of every situation to steal. We will not let anyone steal school land,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 22, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible," External link

iol Monday, September 21, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "it was time to allow learners back in class" External link

tuko Monday, September 21, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Those people who are in the final year and who are about to graduate but cannot go physically and do the science practicals can go back to school and complete their exams,” External link

capitalfm Monday, September 21, 2020 3:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “We are waiting for the larger stakeholders which will be anytime between September 21 and 28, to concur with what we have decided. We are going to encourage them to start with the ones which have examination classes then we manage it from there,” External link

capitalfm Monday, September 21, 2020 3:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha alisema : “Si mimi nitakayetoa tarehe ya kufunguliwa kwa shule, ripoti hii nitaiwasilisa kwa kamati kuu kutathminiwa ili tarehe kamili itolewe kuhusu kufunguliwa tena kwa shule,” External link

tuko Monday, September 21, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “When you are reassigned and refuse to move then it now starts creating suspicion on what it is you are doing that you don’t want to move,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “No one is immune to change no matter how good you are, even I, was a head at the University of Nairobi and after 10 years I had to vacate,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "Some institutions like Nyeri National Polytechnic are doing well, in fact it is our national bench mark but others look worse than a pig sty and we are injecting in new leadership to get them to the level President Uhuru Kenyatta wants them to be," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, September 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We’ll start with examination classes. We want the desks project completed before the end of October so that the remaining groups of children come to school find where to sit when they come to school,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, September 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “You know and I know and everybody in this country knows that this is going to be a challenge. The more reason we must make sure that masks are made of the right material and that they are of good size,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We also know that wearing masks among children will be a challenge but that will not stop us from moving forward,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We looked at all the facts. We have come to consensus that it’s time to relook at the schools reopening dates,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The President in his last address said that within three weeks there will be a larger stakeholder conference headed by CSs Fred Matiangi and Mutahi Kagwe which will be held before the 25th of this month to come up with a conclusion about the reopening of schools," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 14, 2020 3:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This is going to be a challenge. The more reason we should make sure masks are made of the right material and that they are of good size,” External link

standardmedia Monday, September 14, 2020 9:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The deputy county commissioners will lead their teams in confirming the quality of the furniture and compliance with the specifications with the prototypes, and ensure proper labeling before delivery to schools,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, September 12, 2020 12:51:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The government has given priority to adequate financing of adult learning programs in order to realize better social and economic outcomes for the country," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The public health crisis COVID-19 has created has reawakened the thinking about the critical role adult literacy and education can play in fighting the pandemic," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "This significant population that lacks reading, writing and arithmetic skills is a cause for concern hence the need for robust and well-funded continuous learning opportunities for adults in the country," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "We are also reforming the adult and continuing education curriculum to align it to the competency-based curriculum and address the holistic needs of learners," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This is not the time to ask ‘what’s in it for me? We are doing this for our children. As far as this project is concerned, there is nothing we cannot address. If there are bottlenecks, talk to us directly, not the usual bureaucratic practices,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, September 11, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This is going to be a challenge. The more reason we should make sure masks are made of the right material and that they are of good size,” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 11, 2020 12:29:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “If one expects the national government to buy the masks we shall require a billion shillings,” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 11, 2020 12:29:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Health Sciences ) : "The decision of home-based care or hospital management must be in accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols" External link

tuko Monday, September 7, 2020 10:47:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "In Class 8 we have up to 1.2 million learners while there are atleast 700,000 students in Form Four. Even after Form Fours leave school, it will be very difficult for us to accommodate Form One since we will need about 500,000 more slots," External link

tuko Tuesday, September 1, 2020 6:53:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits five percent we can then sit down and make hard decisions,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 1, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha notes : “The University must manage any suspected Covid-19 cases affecting their students in their isolation and quarantine facilities awaiting results. The decision of home-based care or hospital management must be in accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 1, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Health Sciences ) : "The students must be trained on the proper donning and doffing of PPE gear, Universities must manage any suspected COVID-19 cases affecting their students in their isolation and quarantine facilities awaiting results. The decision of home-based care or hospital management must be in accordance with the Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols," External link

thestarkenya Monday, August 31, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits 5% we can then sit down and make hard decisions," said Magoha. However, he reiterated that the choice to reopen schools was solely based on President Uhuru Kenyatta's decision. READ ALSO: Japan's prime minister resigns due to ill health: "I have been struggling" "Under that period, we will have looked well into the COVID-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

tuko Saturday, August 29, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "We are creating a system where every public secondary school gets between 50 and 100 desks," "However, we are going to implement this with the help of the Interior Ministry to ensure no public money is lost and also have onboard all youth leaders in every sub-county," External link

tuko Saturday, August 29, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits five [per cent] we can then sit down and make hard decisions. Under that period, we will have looked well into the Covid-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “If we use Kazi Mtaani we are going to cut costs ... our country Kenya is not poor, we are poor in our minds,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits five [per cent] we can then sit down and make hard decisions. Under that period, we will have looked well into the Covid-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 3:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “If we use Kazi Mtaani we are going to cut costs ... our country Kenya is not poor, we are poor in our minds,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 3:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hitsfive we can then sit down and make hard decisions. Under that period, we will have looked well into the Covid-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 2:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over 100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Thursday, August 27, 2020 11:51:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “You’re aware the virus is starting to look like it is going to stagnatewe’re saying should the situation change, we shall be ready and willing to look at the scenario once again in the interest of our children,” “As far as the government is concerned, ours is to open the learning institutions like yesterday the bottom-line is our children should be reasonably safe when they return. We’re doing everything possible including ensuring that water sources and sanitisers are available we’re even in the process of providing masks where it’s possible” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, August 26, 2020 12:20:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over 100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 6:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:31:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 1:54:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “More than 100,000 schools remain closed across the country but the decision to reopen them lies with President Uhuru. He is the one to decide whether he can take the risk,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 24, 2020 11:14:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “This policy is seeking to develop and implement a more flexible, efficient learner journey in recognition that not all learning takes place in formal classes and formal laboratories,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 24, 2020 9:36:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The Ministry will continue inspecting institutions to ensure they are ready for reopening in January 2021. Universities should, however, continue offering online programmes, including examinations and graduation," External link

tuko Monday, August 17, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “I am impressed by the level of preparedness I have witnessed here including these automatic sanitiser dispensers, provision of tanks for washing of hands and good classrooms spacing. This is very encouraging” External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 15, 2020 12:42:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The government is considering availing KSh 7 billion in terms of concessionary loans for those private school owners who will qualify," External link

tuko Monday, August 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Parents can also pay part of the school fees to the schools which are providing online lessons to the learners," External link

tuko Monday, August 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “He (Uhuru) suggested that as long as you keep safe social distancing, nothing stops you from engaging the children,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 10, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We must change the way we bury our dead,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “And when it comes to actual burial, can we also agree that only immediate family members should attend. You can see the bereaved from 1.5 metres,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Our schools can still be re-opened early if we flatten the COVID-19 infection curve," External link

xinhuanet_en Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The government has set aside funds to pay Boards of Management teachers, non-teaching staff including security men and women, and maintenance and safety of schools," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:44:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The position of opening schools was not cast on concrete, should it change, if we flatten the curve it may even come earlier,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, August 9, 2020 3:39:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “Futuristically, we shall focus mainly on day schools. It will be difficult maintaining social distance in the cubicle of eight learners,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 7, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Those children are already living together and the teacher can teach them in that locality,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 7, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Those who had stopped working over lack of salaries should now go back to work and ensure that schools are well maintained," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:09:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The BoM teachers are employees of our schools and money has been set aside to ensure they are paid," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:09:00 AM EAT

George Magoha says : “He was too sympathetic to the needs of females. He always represented their issues and maybe it was misinterpreted. What stood out was his ability to make students think deeply and analyse issues,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, August 2, 2020 12:56:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “I have led my officers across the country to inspect the institutions’ preparedness. I was at Machakos and Eregi TTCs recently, they are nowhere ready to re-open,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 31, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Priority should be given to final-year students to ensure they can graduate. We need many doctors to graduate and join those in the field to fight the virus. The government will see to it that those who need practical exams are facilitated to finish their courses,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 31, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha stated : “A survey of all Teacher Training Colleges, Universities and TVET institutions has shown that a few of them have put in place necessary measures to comply with Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 protocols that can guarantee safety of staff and learners once they reopen,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

George Magoha says : “State agencies and institutions shall not engage and or contract external counsel without the written approval of the Attorney General ... and shall terminate within 14 days engagement with external advocates who had been contracted without express and prior grant from the AG,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, July 21, 2020 7:06:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The government is taking the preparedness very seriously. Any college that doesn’t meet the required standards wouldn’t be allowed to reopen,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, July 20, 2020 2:05:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Friday, July 17, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Universities should consider phased reopening to achieve physical and social distancing, especially in halls of residence, lecture rooms, and dining halls,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:11:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic institutions in January 2021. This is based on the assumption that the curve will have flattened or we shall have known a lot more of this virus," External link

xinhuanet_en Sunday, July 12, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The position of the parents has been very firm that we don’t open until the curve is flattened and the parents are the major shareholders,” External link

mg Thursday, July 9, 2020 10:34:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : "Some parents had paid school fees in advance. It shall be carried forward to next year. However, fees for term one will be considered to have been spent," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Reopening of universities for face-to-face sessions will be on a case-by-case basis based on approved compliance with the Ministry of Health Covid-19 protocols. Universities should continue holding virtual learning and graduations for students who have successfully completed their programmes,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, July 8, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “All learners in Grades 1 to 4, Standard 5 to 7 in 2020 and Forms 1 to 3 in 2020, will remain in their current classes in 2021… This year’s KCPE, KCSE candidates will sit their examination later in 2021,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha déclaré : "L'année civile scolaire 2020 sera considérée comme perdue en raison des restrictions de Covid-19" External link

bbc-french-africa Wednesday, July 8, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : “All learners in Grade 1 to 4, Standard 5 to 7 and Form 1 to 3 in 2020, will remain in their current classes in 2021,” External link

businessdailyafrica Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

modernghana Wednesday, July 8, 2020 1:16:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to COVID-19 restrictions,” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to COVID-19 restrictions,” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to Covid-19 restrictions," External link

bbc Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

news24 Tuesday, July 7, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021,” “This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021,” “This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

George Magoha indiqué : “Eu égard à cet environnement incertain, les parties prenantes sont convenues de rouvrir toutes les institutions d’apprentissage scolaire de base en janvier 2021” External link

AfricaNews-French Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

digitaljournal Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:52:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021,” “This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:49:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

afp-en Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "We have been informed by doctors that the peak is likely to come in September and perhaps tamper down around January, so we have reached a consensus that the President will pronounce soon," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, July 4, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The position of parents has been that we don't open until the curve is flattened," External link

allafrica Friday, July 3, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "On July 6, President Uhuru Kenyatta will make an official announcement on when schools are likely to open," External link

allafrica Friday, July 3, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We have met today with key stakeholders on the way forward for our education sector. We have unanimously agreed on key recommendations on what should be done. The president will make some key announcements on these proposals on Monday,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “A lot is being peddled on social media regarding what happened. We should not allow politicians to cheat us with what they think; let us learn from past mistakes and wait for the report,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, June 27, 2020 1:51:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The government is going to work as if we are going to open on September 1, and the TIVETs institutions as we have looked at them have a much better chance of survival in terms of getting social distancing,” External link

capitalfm Friday, June 26, 2020 3:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I will advise not to open schools when the infections from the disease are rising. We propose that school clusters be attached to a health facility before we can open,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 26, 2020 12:41:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We will need teachers in school two weeks earlier because they need to be trained on COVID-19,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:19:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are considering whether all teachers, who will resume work in September, will undergo Covid-19 tests,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Once we agree on the prototype, then we will get the pricing so that when schools open in September, face masks will be in the institutions by mid-August as per the presidential directive,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are on track and the major bottleneck we have had, with regard to the opening of schools, is a surety that there will be a transition and more specifically in the CBC top class,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : “If the national exams won’t be done by April 2021, then we must be prepared for what I don’t want to say at the moment,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 19, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We did not make this decision by ourselves. After getting views from the public through different stakeholders, we came to an agreement that schools can be reopened only if the right measures will have been put in place,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 19, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “Although our plan is to open schools in September, as of now I cannot say if that will be possible. At this stage, the numbers are going up, and we might have a peak in September or October,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 19, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “In terms of the new calendar, the government has to consider the latest time that we can reopen schools is and still do the exams,” “That process is ongoing and within two weeks, we shall be able to know whether if we reopen in September, we can do the exams perhaps sometimes in April next year” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 19, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are arguing and debating whether it is rational and right to sanitise the children who are perhaps below six or mask children who are below six. We're engaging the Ministry of Health to help us on this,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 19, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “A decision will be made by the government whether all teachers will be tested before they go to school because one teacher may be accessing 100 or 200 children,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 19, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We wish to assure all stakeholders that the government is doing all that is within its means to ensure that the right decisions are made regarding the reopening of schools while taking into account the Covid-19 situation as advised by the Ministry of Health,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This includes reducing contact in learning institutions by having fewer learners at the same time. This will have a greater impact in reducing Covid-19 cases and fatalities associated with reopening of institutions,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “If the national exams won’t be done by April 2021, then we must be prepared for what I don’t want to say at the moment,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We did not make this decision by ourselves. After getting views from the public through different stakeholders, we came to an agreement that schools can be reopened only if the right measures will have been put in place,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “Although our plan is to open schools in September, as of now I cannot say if that will be possible. At this stage, the numbers are going up, and we might have a peak in September or October,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We did not make this decision by ourselves. After getting enough views from members of the public through our different stakeholders, we came to an agreement that schools can be reopened only if the right measures will be put in place,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 3:37:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Once we agree on a realistic formula, I will inform the president,” External link

standardmedia Monday, June 15, 2020 12:12:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The pandemic is still spiking. Nobody has re-opened schools when the disease is still spiking. South Korea and Israel did everything right, re-opened schools and were forced to close when the disease started killing students,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:42:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I think we should only produce those children we are only able to take care of,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, June 6, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "South Korea or Israel, everything was done correctly and people rushed to open (schools) and they have closed," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "So it will be of no consequence if you asked me 'are we opening yesterday'," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : "So if you want to ask me questions wait until Monday or Tuesday when I will now answer you with the full throttle," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “A child who is at home and alive is better than one who tried to do exams and died,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “A child who is at home and alive is better than one who tried to do exams and died,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 5, 2020 4:26:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “We should only produce the children we are able to take care of. If you have no time to look after your child then you have no business creating a child. I want to state without fear of contradiction that parents must change their mindset and love their children by creating time. Love is measured by the number of minutes or hours you spend with your child and not by the amount of money you give your child,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 5, 2020 4:26:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Parents in this country should change their mindset about these courses. In fact, those who train in technical subjects like electricity earn more money and employ others unlike majority of university graduates who spend years after college without jobs,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, June 3, 2020 8:28:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The Ministry wishes to direct the universities offering those programmes to establish why they are not attractive and implement corrective measures,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, June 2, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Our concern is that if we do not receive the funds, the projects will stall because there is no allocation in the 2020/21 FY budget,” External link

businessdailyafrica Sunday, May 17, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Some of those scenarios may well see the exams going to next year,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, May 7, 2020 11:20:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Just like in other sectors, Covid-19 situation has also adversely affected the education sector, including the normal learning calendar,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 6, 2020 7:15:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Just like in other sectors, Covid-19 situation has also adversely affected the education sector, including the normal learning calendar,” “The ministry has put in place the following measures to ensure completion of the school syllabus; second term half-term will be shortened by four days and August holidays will be shortened by two weeks” External link

businessdailyafrica Wednesday, May 6, 2020 6:40:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Kenya Certificate ) : "This exercise was to enable the KICD (Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development) to follow up on classroom processes to support the teachers and field officers as well as identify gaps for interventions during the training in April," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, May 6, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : “Even up to this point the government has not decided to postpone national exams. The children should enjoy holiday. Schools shall remain closed effective May 4 up to 4th next month” External link

standardmedia Monday, May 4, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "I want to emphasis that for the past four weeks, students have been on normal vocation, an activity that ends on the fourth of May. During the intervening period, there will be many interventions that will depend on how the government controls this disease," External link

allafrica Tuesday, April 28, 2020 6:50:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "There will be many interventions depending on how we control the disease. Every child will be given time to cover the lost time before an exam is administered. The government hasn't decided if to postpone both the KCSE and KCPE [exams]," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 27, 2020 12:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “At this point the government has not decided to postpone both KCPE and KCSE . Let the children enjoy their last week on holiday and then start the one month that has been added to them,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 27, 2020 12:35:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “At this point the government has not decided to postpone both KCPE and KCSE. Let the children enjoy their last week on holiday and then start the one month that has been added to them,” External link

africa-newsroom Monday, April 27, 2020 11:38:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Due to the Corona Virus Pandemic that we are experiencing in our country, closure of schools will be extended by one month,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, April 27, 2020 11:27:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Due to the Corona Virus Pandemic that we are experiencing in our country, closure of schools will be extended by one month,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:52:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I want to emphasis that for the past four weeks, students have been on normal vocation, an activity that ends on the fourth of May. During the intervening period, there will be many interventions that will depend on how the government controls this disease,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, April 26, 2020 6:49:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “To the best of the government ability, the children are getting online learning,” External link

nation-ke Friday, April 24, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “There are several scenarios and they (the parents) will be shocked that perhaps, they were getting blood pressure for nothing,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, April 14, 2020 8:36:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : "We have still not reached the stage where we are saying we are going to postpone this or we are going to postpone that. Don't put words into our mouths," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "We are working on various modalities to ensure students have access to online education," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The only time that we have lost so far is three weeks. Right now, my children are enjoying their holiday until the end of the month," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "If we are to worry, we should be worrying as to when shall we be able to control this pandemic phenomenon," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let my children rest and enjoy their holiday, the government’s concern now is when how to control the virus,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 13, 2020 7:50:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We do not live in isolation. We also look at what is happening in other parts of the world,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 2, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools should make arrangements to use school buses to ferry learners to their homes or nearest designated drop off points which must be within proximate distance to be picked by their parents,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, March 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Beginning Monday 23rd March, 2020, the Ministry will enhance curriculum delivery through four different platforms - Radio , TV, YouTube and Kenya Education Cloud," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, March 18, 2020 4:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools should make arrangements to use school buses to ferry learners to their homes or nearest designated drop off points which must be within proximate distance to be picked by their parents,” External link

standardmedia Monday, March 16, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools should make arrangements to use school buses to ferry learners to their homes or nearest designated drop-off points which must be within proximate distance to be picked by their parents,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 16, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Regrettably, the money to purchase these products is not under my control but I will continue to go and check and I will shout about it,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 10, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “When parents allow children to leave their houses at 5 am, what exactly do you want me to do?” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “That is why there is no reason a child should go to school on Saturday but you still see them going. The parents allow them. It is a conversation that has no silver bullet. We have to engage together,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Any teacher who canes a child goes against the grain and the laws that are applicable must be applied like yesterday,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I have no teeth to smile to protect a teacher who canes a child,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I strongly believe the 100 per cent transition policy is feasible and is going to succeed. Nothing is going to stop government from achieving and maintaining 100 per cent transition,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I have interviewed PhD graduates who could not remember their thesis. It time we stopped talking about number of students we graduate but quality graduates with quality,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 3, 2020 6:42:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Many managers in the industry are investing money to train some of the graduates that we have trained in universities since some are not up to the task,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 3, 2020 6:42:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Last year, money was provided by the government to provide sanitary pads. From a random sampling of children the reports are they are yet to get the pads," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, February 25, 2020 9:55:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Last year, money was provided by the government to provide sanitary pads. From a random sampling of children the reports are they are yet to get the pads," External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, February 24, 2020 10:55:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “If the number of children in primary schools is going to increase, it does not make sense that the budget remains as per last year,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, February 20, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Out of this process we remained with 1,075, 201 who became eligible for placement. The total unaccounted for as per today is 4,811," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, February 18, 2020 4:07:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Until they change the law, I can sit pretty. If there is change in law then I will do something," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Don’t be in a rush to say that you have graduated 100 PhDs. Are you sure they are PhDs or fellows whose theses have been written by others?” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha indiqué : "En Afrique, nos universités devraient développer des modules d'apprentissage orientés vers les compétences afin de remédier au chômage des jeunes et à son impact social négatif" External link

french-news Tuesday, February 18, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Without mentioning names, currently the university with highest academic-to-support staff ratio is at 48:52 and the lowest is at 14:86,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, February 17, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

George Magoha indiqué : "En Afrique, nos universités devraient développer des modules d'apprentissage orientés vers les compétences afin de remédier au chômage des jeunes et à son impact social négatif" External link

french.china.org.cn Monday, February 17, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The quality of PhDs is depreciating. Even the Masters degree is useless. It's about time, we stopped talking about numbers, let’s have only quality graduates,” External link

standardmedia Monday, February 17, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “For sustainable capacity development of teachers under the CBC, and to improve the quality of education, the government has revised the lowest pre-service teacher training qualification from certificate (P1) to diploma level,” External link

standardmedia Monday, February 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “It is not ideal for the ministry to appoint members to a council that may soon be expunged from the Act, and whose roles are already being undertaken by the directorate,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, February 9, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

George Magoha warned : ''This single tragic incident must not be used by anyone to instil fear in our children in both public and private primary and secondary schools,'' External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 6, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : "The loss of a child is very painful. My condolences to parents who have lost their children," External link

ca-news Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:37:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : "The loss of a child is very painful. My condolences to parents who have lost their children," External link

bbc Monday, February 3, 2020 11:28:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "This is just a start and we are going to crack down on all schools in the country with poor structures," External link

bbc Monday, February 3, 2020 11:28:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The contestants, if willing, can agree to solve the matter amicably by way of negotiations. It will then be fair for all other parties to withdraw their many intervening applications," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 4:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The government is providing free day secondary education and therefore any child who still has not reported to school should be taken to the nearest day school,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 27, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We still have 150,000-200,000 to be mopped up. The prerogative of the government in ensuring all children go to school is well grounded and is doing well,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha stated : “Teachers and school heads must enhance support services (to ensure all children are in school),” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We’re wondering why most of the children have not reported to school,” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 24, 2020 10:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "All senior appointments in the country, be it TSC, KNEC, public universities...when the process is complete the interviewing entity consults with the government. It is not an information process it is consultation," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 23, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "What you are seeing is a directive coming from somewhere. Somebody somewhere is pulling strings to destroy the university," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 23, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Why are you keeping a student at home? Am coming,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 20, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Where is the girl? Tell her to prepare we are taking her to school,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 20, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I want to urge sub-chiefs and chiefs to work with education officers on the ground to move around to trace students who are yet to join secondary schools so that we make sure they enroll. I will still move around, but everybody must get involved,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 20, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha says : “I cannot appoint anyone without consultation with my appointing authority. Am not beholden to anybody because I will take orders from my appointing authority,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, January 20, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha says : “I cannot appoint anyone without consultation with my appointing authority. Am not beholden to anybody because I will take orders from my appointing authority,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, January 20, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “We had a minute and there was a candidate they had recommended,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, January 20, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "All senior appointments in the country, be it TSC, KNEC, public universities...when the process is complete the interviewing entity consults with the government. It is not an information process it is consultation," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 1:00:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "What you are seeing is a directive coming from somewhere. Somebody somewhere is pulling strings to destroy the university," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 1:00:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "All senior appointments in the country...when the process is complete the interviewing entity consults with the government," "The government looks at many other things...The council acted in a manner that does not conform. There is a candidate they recommended and I said am consulting. They went ahead and made the appointment," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 11:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "What you are seeing is a directive coming from somewhere. Somebody somewhere is pulling strings to destroy the university," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 11:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Prof Kiama will continue dispensing his duties as Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Human Resource and Administration, at the university,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 10:27:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We have abolished extra levies and we are implementing only the gazetted school fees structure,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Admitting all this will complete our plan of admitting all candidates in line with the 100% transition from primary to secondary education as required by Article 53(1)(b) of the Kenya Constitution on provision of free and compulsory basic education to every Kenyan child,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, January 18, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We shall not be cowed. Every Kenyan must be ready to serve any part of the country. I believe security agencies in the affected counties can deal with this matter,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The affected schools are hundreds of kilometres from the Somali border with Kenya. It means these criminals are within the area, therefore locals must work closely with security agencies to report strangers. We are not going to be cowed in our own country,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We shall not be cowed. Every Kenyan must be ready to serve any part of the country. I believe security agencies in the affected counties can deal with this matter,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The affected schools are hundreds of kilometres from the Somali border with Kenya. It means these criminals are within the area, therefore locals must work closely with security agencies to report strangers. We are not going to be cowed in our own country,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : "We have a lot of primary schools but there are no secondary schools. People who own private schools also seem not to have interest in investing in secondary schools, and that's why they appear to me like they are interested in business than education. Please ask those people to consider putting up secondary schools," External link

nation-ke Friday, January 17, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

George Magoha alisema : "Baadhi ya wakazi wanatakiwa kutuhumiwa na sheria lazima itekelezwe kwa sababu siamini magaidi wanaweza kutoka kwingine na kuwashambulia watu. Wakazi wanatakiwa kuhojiwa kwa sababu hatuwezi kuishi kwa woga katika nchi yetu," External link

tuko Wednesday, January 15, 2020 9:05:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “I pray that may God grant their souls a good place in Heaven. But it will not be long, even before those idiots who killed them will be on the opposite side and they will even be asking for water, but water can’t cross from this side to that side,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, January 14, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Having a child is no reason for a girl not to continue with [her] education. We will look for all teenage mothers who are supposed to report to Form One to ensure that they do not stay away from school,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 13, 2020 10:33:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are engaging positively (with the unions). There will be no strike ... we’ll not negotiate with a gun at the back of our heads,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 13, 2020 6:58:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Having a child is no reason for a girl not to continue with [her] education. We will look for all teenage mothers who are supposed to report to Form One to ensure that they do not stay away from school,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 12, 2020 9:34:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools are therefore advised to not increase fees and instead use the money provided as a move to enhance the attainment of 100 per cent transition, improve the learning environment and ensure the right to education is achieved,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 12, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Specifically, the project addresses dimensions of quality education which include providing basic support to ensure individual learners’ safety, provision of teachers and improvement of their professional efficacies, provision of teaching and learning materials, improvement of the learning environment, advocacy and gender sensitisation and supporting educational reforms that address content quality, relevance, assessment and delivery modes,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 12, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The issue of some learners’ details missing in the Nemis because they lack a birth certificate should not be a hindrance to the learners right’ to education,” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 10, 2020 12:14:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “You do not need to use a helicopter, just go by road because if you can save so much money, another person will get something to use,” External link

tuko Monday, January 6, 2020 11:49:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “You do not need to use a helicopter, just go by road because if you can save so much money, another person will get something to use,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 3:16:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “There are many children who feel they have failed in life and they all went to sub-county schools. The power of your life is in your hands, it is up to you to decide what you want,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 3:16:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “The President directed that we give at least 30 per cent of these scholarships to children in urban slums and it will also happen next year and other years to come to ensure no child is out of school,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The fund is meant to ensure that the very best students are able to join high school even if they are from disadvantaged backgrounds,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “You cannot relocate the school into the bush. I will order Kibos Sugar Company to shut down if they cannot build a school for the children with special needs within town,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 4, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “The President directed that we give at least 30 per cent of this scholarship to children in urban slums and it will also happen next year and other years to come to ensure no child is out of school,” External link

jamiiforums Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The fund is meant to ensure that the very best students are able to join high school even if they are from disadvantaged backgrounds,” External link

jamiiforums Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : “The President directed that we give at least 30 per cent of this scholarship to children in urban slums and it will also happen next year and other years to come to ensure no child is out of school,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 1, 2020 11:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The fund is meant to ensure that the very best students are able to join high school even if they are from disadvantaged backgrounds,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 1, 2020 11:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “That public school candidates matched their private school candidates is proof that our Free Primary Education Programme has come of age and that our teachers are excelling in spite of the higher enrolment. It is also evident that girls are competing favourably with boys for the top academic honours,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 27, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “It is evident from the administration of the KCPE examination that the traditional forms of cheating have been wiped out. Our vigilant measures of examination administration have continued to assist us to nip in the bud some of the cases that would have led to cheating,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 27, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Admitting all this will complete our plan of admitting all candidates in line with the 100% transition from primary to secondary education as required by Article 53(1)(b) of the Kenya Constitution on provision of free and compulsory basic education to every Kenyan child,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 27, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “I have no apologies to make to anybody as we move along. I have been given the powers by President Uhuru Kenyatta, and shall call for any data that I need. I have orders to evaluate and check that my officers are doing what I want them to do,” External link

nation-ke Monday, December 23, 2019 11:31:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Our teachers have done a fantastic job. There were no witnessed cheating cases in terms of early exam leakages whatsoever," External link

standardmedia Monday, December 23, 2019 8:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “These particular results will be released long before Christmas. Why do we have to keep them when they are ready? We prepare that before they go for Christmas, the children will know the schools they will be going to so that the parents can start preparing early,” External link

standardmedia Monday, December 23, 2019 8:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The country doesn’t benefit anything from a student’s death. Families and the taxpayers have heavily invested in you. Do not disappoint them with your premature death,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, December 22, 2019 2:01:00 AM EAT

George Magoha referiu : “Estas condições não justificam a existência da escola e, portanto, é recomendada a revogação do certificado e o encerramento” External link

jornaldeangola Saturday, September 28, 2019 11:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha referiu : "Estas condições não justificam a existência da escola e, portanto, é recomendada a revogação do certificado e o encerramento" External link

portalangop Friday, September 27, 2019 12:53:00 PM EAT

George Magoha alisema : “Mimi huwa sichezi siasa na nitakabiliana na yeyote atakayejaribu kuingiza siasa kwenye suala hili,” External link

tuko Tuesday, May 28, 2019 3:34:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
chairman48.02%EN12/01/201701/12/2017
examinations council chairman12.87%EN10/28/201728/10/2017
vice-chancellor7.43%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
examination council chairman2.48%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
chancellor4.95%EN02/01/201701/02/2017
boss2.48%EN01/10/201710/01/2017
ceo1.98%EN01/07/201707/01/2017
professor9.90%EN01/03/201703/01/2017
teachers service commission boss0.50%EN12/31/201631/12/2016
teachers service commission chairperson2.97%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
chairman knec board1.49%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
ceo of tsc0.99%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
chairperson1.49%EN12/02/201602/12/2016
education principal1.49%EN12/01/201601/12/2016
chief0.99%EN12/01/201601/12/2016
Names Lang Count
George MagohaEN100.00%


 
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Philip Etale ( about George Magoha ) : "The Ministry of Education should not be vague on the date of re-opening schools. CS George Magoha should not shy away from giving parents detailed information. Parents need to prepare for this event. It is an event because School fees has to be looked for" External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 6:04:00 PM EAT

Philip Etale ( about George Magoha ) : "The Ministry of Education should not be vague on the date of re-opening schools. CS George Magoha should not shy away from giving parents detailed information. Parents need to prepare for this event. It is an event because School fees has to be looked for" External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:31:00 PM EAT

Mur Mohammed told ( about George Magoha ) : “We should not waste time discussing Prof Magoha’s academic achievements. Let us approve him,” External link

standardmedia Friday, February 21, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Bonny Khalwale alisema ( about George Magoha ) : "Ningependa Waziri wa Elimu Georhe Magoha kushikilia usukani wa shule hii. Taasisi hii inapaswa kutumiwana wanafunzi, walimu na wazazi. Nafasi za kuabudu zimekodishwa kwa makanisa mbali mbali kila jumapili. Waziri anapaswa kupiga marufuku ibada za kila jumapili hapa. Napendekeza hivyo kwa kuwa baadhi ya makanisa yanaendesha ibada za kutiliwa shaka na hususan jinsi wanavyotangamana na watoto," External link

tuko Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:18:00 PM EAT

Fred Ngatia said ( about George Magoha ) : “It is clear that the first respondent (Magoha) acted arbitrarily by failing to give the applicants any reasons for the impugned decision or an opportunity to be heard prior to making the decision contained in the gazette notice,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, January 23, 2020 6:16:00 PM EAT

Constantine Wasonga said ( about George Magoha ) : “Prof Magoha, who had promised to talk to us is the one who blocked the registration of the mutually agreed CBA,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, January 18, 2020 8:58:00 AM EAT

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George Magoha said : "it was time to allow learners back in class" External link

tuko Wednesday, September 23, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Public schools belong to the government and we must all work in unison to protect their land and other facilities. I am aware of some mandarins who take advantage of every situation to steal. We will not let anyone steal school land,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, September 23, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 22, 2020 6:55:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible," External link

iol Monday, September 21, 2020 7:58:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "it was time to allow learners back in class" External link

tuko Monday, September 21, 2020 7:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Those people who are in the final year and who are about to graduate but cannot go physically and do the science practicals can go back to school and complete their exams,” External link

capitalfm Monday, September 21, 2020 3:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “We are waiting for the larger stakeholders which will be anytime between September 21 and 28, to concur with what we have decided. We are going to encourage them to start with the ones which have examination classes then we manage it from there,” External link

capitalfm Monday, September 21, 2020 3:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha alisema : “Si mimi nitakayetoa tarehe ya kufunguliwa kwa shule, ripoti hii nitaiwasilisa kwa kamati kuu kutathminiwa ili tarehe kamili itolewe kuhusu kufunguliwa tena kwa shule,” External link

tuko Monday, September 21, 2020 1:25:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “When you are reassigned and refuse to move then it now starts creating suspicion on what it is you are doing that you don’t want to move,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “No one is immune to change no matter how good you are, even I, was a head at the University of Nairobi and after 10 years I had to vacate,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "Some institutions like Nyeri National Polytechnic are doing well, in fact it is our national bench mark but others look worse than a pig sty and we are injecting in new leadership to get them to the level President Uhuru Kenyatta wants them to be," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 21, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let teachers do everything possible to make schools have a good atmosphere for learning. Children will resume learning as soon as possible,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, September 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We’ll start with examination classes. We want the desks project completed before the end of October so that the remaining groups of children come to school find where to sit when they come to school,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, September 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “You know and I know and everybody in this country knows that this is going to be a challenge. The more reason we must make sure that masks are made of the right material and that they are of good size,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We also know that wearing masks among children will be a challenge but that will not stop us from moving forward,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, September 17, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We looked at all the facts. We have come to consensus that it’s time to relook at the schools reopening dates,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 15, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The President in his last address said that within three weeks there will be a larger stakeholder conference headed by CSs Fred Matiangi and Mutahi Kagwe which will be held before the 25th of this month to come up with a conclusion about the reopening of schools," External link

thestarkenya Monday, September 14, 2020 3:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This is going to be a challenge. The more reason we should make sure masks are made of the right material and that they are of good size,” External link

standardmedia Monday, September 14, 2020 9:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The deputy county commissioners will lead their teams in confirming the quality of the furniture and compliance with the specifications with the prototypes, and ensure proper labeling before delivery to schools,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, September 12, 2020 12:51:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The government has given priority to adequate financing of adult learning programs in order to realize better social and economic outcomes for the country," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The public health crisis COVID-19 has created has reawakened the thinking about the critical role adult literacy and education can play in fighting the pandemic," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "This significant population that lacks reading, writing and arithmetic skills is a cause for concern hence the need for robust and well-funded continuous learning opportunities for adults in the country," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "We are also reforming the adult and continuing education curriculum to align it to the competency-based curriculum and address the holistic needs of learners," External link

kenyastar Friday, September 11, 2020 9:56:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This is not the time to ask ‘what’s in it for me? We are doing this for our children. As far as this project is concerned, there is nothing we cannot address. If there are bottlenecks, talk to us directly, not the usual bureaucratic practices,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, September 11, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This is going to be a challenge. The more reason we should make sure masks are made of the right material and that they are of good size,” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 11, 2020 12:29:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “If one expects the national government to buy the masks we shall require a billion shillings,” External link

standardmedia Friday, September 11, 2020 12:29:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Health Sciences ) : "The decision of home-based care or hospital management must be in accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols" External link

tuko Monday, September 7, 2020 10:47:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "In Class 8 we have up to 1.2 million learners while there are atleast 700,000 students in Form Four. Even after Form Fours leave school, it will be very difficult for us to accommodate Form One since we will need about 500,000 more slots," External link

tuko Tuesday, September 1, 2020 6:53:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits five percent we can then sit down and make hard decisions,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 1, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha notes : “The University must manage any suspected Covid-19 cases affecting their students in their isolation and quarantine facilities awaiting results. The decision of home-based care or hospital management must be in accordance with Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, September 1, 2020 10:38:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Health Sciences ) : "The students must be trained on the proper donning and doffing of PPE gear, Universities must manage any suspected COVID-19 cases affecting their students in their isolation and quarantine facilities awaiting results. The decision of home-based care or hospital management must be in accordance with the Ministry of Health guidelines and protocols," External link

thestarkenya Monday, August 31, 2020 9:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits 5% we can then sit down and make hard decisions," said Magoha. However, he reiterated that the choice to reopen schools was solely based on President Uhuru Kenyatta's decision. READ ALSO: Japan's prime minister resigns due to ill health: "I have been struggling" "Under that period, we will have looked well into the COVID-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

tuko Saturday, August 29, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "We are creating a system where every public secondary school gets between 50 and 100 desks," "However, we are going to implement this with the help of the Interior Ministry to ensure no public money is lost and also have onboard all youth leaders in every sub-county," External link

tuko Saturday, August 29, 2020 10:39:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits five [per cent] we can then sit down and make hard decisions. Under that period, we will have looked well into the Covid-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “If we use Kazi Mtaani we are going to cut costs ... our country Kenya is not poor, we are poor in our minds,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 9:20:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hits five [per cent] we can then sit down and make hard decisions. Under that period, we will have looked well into the Covid-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 3:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “If we use Kazi Mtaani we are going to cut costs ... our country Kenya is not poor, we are poor in our minds,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 3:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are observing the curve in two to three weeks and when it hitsfive we can then sit down and make hard decisions. Under that period, we will have looked well into the Covid-19 protocols. The President also has the final say on the re-opening,” External link

standardmedia Friday, August 28, 2020 2:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over 100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Thursday, August 27, 2020 11:51:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “You’re aware the virus is starting to look like it is going to stagnatewe’re saying should the situation change, we shall be ready and willing to look at the scenario once again in the interest of our children,” “As far as the government is concerned, ours is to open the learning institutions like yesterday the bottom-line is our children should be reasonably safe when they return. We’re doing everything possible including ensuring that water sources and sanitisers are available we’re even in the process of providing masks where it’s possible” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, August 26, 2020 12:20:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over 100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 6:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:31:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "There are over100,000 schools that have remained closed across the country, but the decision to reopen them lies with the president, he is the right person to decide whether or not he can take the risk," External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 1:54:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “More than 100,000 schools remain closed across the country but the decision to reopen them lies with President Uhuru. He is the one to decide whether he can take the risk,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 24, 2020 11:14:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “This policy is seeking to develop and implement a more flexible, efficient learner journey in recognition that not all learning takes place in formal classes and formal laboratories,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 24, 2020 9:36:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The Ministry will continue inspecting institutions to ensure they are ready for reopening in January 2021. Universities should, however, continue offering online programmes, including examinations and graduation," External link

tuko Monday, August 17, 2020 10:33:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “I am impressed by the level of preparedness I have witnessed here including these automatic sanitiser dispensers, provision of tanks for washing of hands and good classrooms spacing. This is very encouraging” External link

standardmedia Saturday, August 15, 2020 12:42:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The government is considering availing KSh 7 billion in terms of concessionary loans for those private school owners who will qualify," External link

tuko Monday, August 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Parents can also pay part of the school fees to the schools which are providing online lessons to the learners," External link

tuko Monday, August 10, 2020 1:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “He (Uhuru) suggested that as long as you keep safe social distancing, nothing stops you from engaging the children,” External link

standardmedia Monday, August 10, 2020 12:44:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We must change the way we bury our dead,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “And when it comes to actual burial, can we also agree that only immediate family members should attend. You can see the bereaved from 1.5 metres,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, August 9, 2020 6:24:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Our schools can still be re-opened early if we flatten the COVID-19 infection curve," External link

xinhuanet_en Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:54:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The government has set aside funds to pay Boards of Management teachers, non-teaching staff including security men and women, and maintenance and safety of schools," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 9, 2020 5:44:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The position of opening schools was not cast on concrete, should it change, if we flatten the curve it may even come earlier,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, August 9, 2020 3:39:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “Futuristically, we shall focus mainly on day schools. It will be difficult maintaining social distance in the cubicle of eight learners,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 7, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Those children are already living together and the teacher can teach them in that locality,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, August 7, 2020 11:23:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Those who had stopped working over lack of salaries should now go back to work and ensure that schools are well maintained," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:09:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "The BoM teachers are employees of our schools and money has been set aside to ensure they are paid," External link

allafrica Sunday, August 2, 2020 3:09:00 AM EAT

George Magoha says : “He was too sympathetic to the needs of females. He always represented their issues and maybe it was misinterpreted. What stood out was his ability to make students think deeply and analyse issues,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, August 2, 2020 12:56:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “I have led my officers across the country to inspect the institutions’ preparedness. I was at Machakos and Eregi TTCs recently, they are nowhere ready to re-open,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 31, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Priority should be given to final-year students to ensure they can graduate. We need many doctors to graduate and join those in the field to fight the virus. The government will see to it that those who need practical exams are facilitated to finish their courses,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 31, 2020 1:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha stated : “A survey of all Teacher Training Colleges, Universities and TVET institutions has shown that a few of them have put in place necessary measures to comply with Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 protocols that can guarantee safety of staff and learners once they reopen,” External link

capitalfm Thursday, July 30, 2020 12:22:00 PM EAT

George Magoha says : “State agencies and institutions shall not engage and or contract external counsel without the written approval of the Attorney General ... and shall terminate within 14 days engagement with external advocates who had been contracted without express and prior grant from the AG,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, July 21, 2020 7:06:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The government is taking the preparedness very seriously. Any college that doesn’t meet the required standards wouldn’t be allowed to reopen,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, July 20, 2020 2:05:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Friday, July 17, 2020 12:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Universities should consider phased reopening to achieve physical and social distancing, especially in halls of residence, lecture rooms, and dining halls,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 16, 2020 11:11:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic institutions in January 2021. This is based on the assumption that the curve will have flattened or we shall have known a lot more of this virus," External link

xinhuanet_en Sunday, July 12, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The position of the parents has been very firm that we don’t open until the curve is flattened and the parents are the major shareholders,” External link

mg Thursday, July 9, 2020 10:34:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : "Some parents had paid school fees in advance. It shall be carried forward to next year. However, fees for term one will be considered to have been spent," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 2:44:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Reopening of universities for face-to-face sessions will be on a case-by-case basis based on approved compliance with the Ministry of Health Covid-19 protocols. Universities should continue holding virtual learning and graduations for students who have successfully completed their programmes,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, July 8, 2020 12:30:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “All learners in Grades 1 to 4, Standard 5 to 7 in 2020 and Forms 1 to 3 in 2020, will remain in their current classes in 2021… This year’s KCPE, KCSE candidates will sit their examination later in 2021,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha déclaré : "L'année civile scolaire 2020 sera considérée comme perdue en raison des restrictions de Covid-19" External link

bbc-french-africa Wednesday, July 8, 2020 7:30:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : “All learners in Grade 1 to 4, Standard 5 to 7 and Form 1 to 3 in 2020, will remain in their current classes in 2021,” External link

businessdailyafrica Wednesday, July 8, 2020 6:31:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

modernghana Wednesday, July 8, 2020 1:16:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to COVID-19 restrictions,” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to COVID-19 restrictions,” External link

vanguardngr Tuesday, July 7, 2020 11:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

thepeninsulaqatar Tuesday, July 7, 2020 10:03:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The 2020 school calendar year will be considered lost due to Covid-19 restrictions," External link

bbc Tuesday, July 7, 2020 9:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

news24 Tuesday, July 7, 2020 7:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021,” “This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, July 7, 2020 5:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021,” “This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:38:00 PM EAT

George Magoha indiqué : “Eu égard à cet environnement incertain, les parties prenantes sont convenues de rouvrir toutes les institutions d’apprentissage scolaire de base en janvier 2021” External link

AfricaNews-French Tuesday, July 7, 2020 4:01:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

digitaljournal Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:52:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021,” “This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020” External link

HindustanTimes Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:49:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Faced with this uncertain environment, the stakeholders have resolved to reopen all basic education learning institutions in January 2021," "This is based on the assumption that the infection curve will have flattened by December, 2020" External link

afp-en Tuesday, July 7, 2020 2:25:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools will re-open next year that is when KCPE and KCSE examinations will be done,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, July 7, 2020 1:33:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "We have been informed by doctors that the peak is likely to come in September and perhaps tamper down around January, so we have reached a consensus that the President will pronounce soon," External link

xinhuanet_en Saturday, July 4, 2020 8:48:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The position of parents has been that we don't open until the curve is flattened," External link

allafrica Friday, July 3, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : "On July 6, President Uhuru Kenyatta will make an official announcement on when schools are likely to open," External link

allafrica Friday, July 3, 2020 4:06:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We have met today with key stakeholders on the way forward for our education sector. We have unanimously agreed on key recommendations on what should be done. The president will make some key announcements on these proposals on Monday,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, July 2, 2020 12:21:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “A lot is being peddled on social media regarding what happened. We should not allow politicians to cheat us with what they think; let us learn from past mistakes and wait for the report,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, June 27, 2020 1:51:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The government is going to work as if we are going to open on September 1, and the TIVETs institutions as we have looked at them have a much better chance of survival in terms of getting social distancing,” External link

capitalfm Friday, June 26, 2020 3:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I will advise not to open schools when the infections from the disease are rising. We propose that school clusters be attached to a health facility before we can open,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 26, 2020 12:41:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We will need teachers in school two weeks earlier because they need to be trained on COVID-19,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, June 24, 2020 1:19:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are considering whether all teachers, who will resume work in September, will undergo Covid-19 tests,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Once we agree on the prototype, then we will get the pricing so that when schools open in September, face masks will be in the institutions by mid-August as per the presidential directive,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are on track and the major bottleneck we have had, with regard to the opening of schools, is a surety that there will be a transition and more specifically in the CBC top class,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, June 23, 2020 1:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : “If the national exams won’t be done by April 2021, then we must be prepared for what I don’t want to say at the moment,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 19, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We did not make this decision by ourselves. After getting views from the public through different stakeholders, we came to an agreement that schools can be reopened only if the right measures will have been put in place,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 19, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “Although our plan is to open schools in September, as of now I cannot say if that will be possible. At this stage, the numbers are going up, and we might have a peak in September or October,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 19, 2020 12:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “In terms of the new calendar, the government has to consider the latest time that we can reopen schools is and still do the exams,” “That process is ongoing and within two weeks, we shall be able to know whether if we reopen in September, we can do the exams perhaps sometimes in April next year” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 19, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are arguing and debating whether it is rational and right to sanitise the children who are perhaps below six or mask children who are below six. We're engaging the Ministry of Health to help us on this,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 19, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “A decision will be made by the government whether all teachers will be tested before they go to school because one teacher may be accessing 100 or 200 children,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 19, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We wish to assure all stakeholders that the government is doing all that is within its means to ensure that the right decisions are made regarding the reopening of schools while taking into account the Covid-19 situation as advised by the Ministry of Health,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “This includes reducing contact in learning institutions by having fewer learners at the same time. This will have a greater impact in reducing Covid-19 cases and fatalities associated with reopening of institutions,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 11:09:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “If the national exams won’t be done by April 2021, then we must be prepared for what I don’t want to say at the moment,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We did not make this decision by ourselves. After getting views from the public through different stakeholders, we came to an agreement that schools can be reopened only if the right measures will have been put in place,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “Although our plan is to open schools in September, as of now I cannot say if that will be possible. At this stage, the numbers are going up, and we might have a peak in September or October,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:29:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We did not make this decision by ourselves. After getting enough views from members of the public through our different stakeholders, we came to an agreement that schools can be reopened only if the right measures will be put in place,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, June 18, 2020 3:37:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Once we agree on a realistic formula, I will inform the president,” External link

standardmedia Monday, June 15, 2020 12:12:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The pandemic is still spiking. Nobody has re-opened schools when the disease is still spiking. South Korea and Israel did everything right, re-opened schools and were forced to close when the disease started killing students,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, June 6, 2020 5:42:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I think we should only produce those children we are only able to take care of,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, June 6, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "South Korea or Israel, everything was done correctly and people rushed to open (schools) and they have closed," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "So it will be of no consequence if you asked me 'are we opening yesterday'," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : "So if you want to ask me questions wait until Monday or Tuesday when I will now answer you with the full throttle," External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “A child who is at home and alive is better than one who tried to do exams and died,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 5, 2020 5:08:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “A child who is at home and alive is better than one who tried to do exams and died,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 5, 2020 4:26:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “We should only produce the children we are able to take care of. If you have no time to look after your child then you have no business creating a child. I want to state without fear of contradiction that parents must change their mindset and love their children by creating time. Love is measured by the number of minutes or hours you spend with your child and not by the amount of money you give your child,” External link

standardmedia Friday, June 5, 2020 4:26:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Parents in this country should change their mindset about these courses. In fact, those who train in technical subjects like electricity earn more money and employ others unlike majority of university graduates who spend years after college without jobs,” External link

standardmedia Wednesday, June 3, 2020 8:28:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The Ministry wishes to direct the universities offering those programmes to establish why they are not attractive and implement corrective measures,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, June 2, 2020 10:52:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Our concern is that if we do not receive the funds, the projects will stall because there is no allocation in the 2020/21 FY budget,” External link

businessdailyafrica Sunday, May 17, 2020 10:37:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Some of those scenarios may well see the exams going to next year,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, May 7, 2020 11:20:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Just like in other sectors, Covid-19 situation has also adversely affected the education sector, including the normal learning calendar,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, May 6, 2020 7:15:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Just like in other sectors, Covid-19 situation has also adversely affected the education sector, including the normal learning calendar,” “The ministry has put in place the following measures to ensure completion of the school syllabus; second term half-term will be shortened by four days and August holidays will be shortened by two weeks” External link

businessdailyafrica Wednesday, May 6, 2020 6:40:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Kenya Certificate ) : "This exercise was to enable the KICD (Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development) to follow up on classroom processes to support the teachers and field officers as well as identify gaps for interventions during the training in April," External link

standardmedia Wednesday, May 6, 2020 12:26:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : “Even up to this point the government has not decided to postpone national exams. The children should enjoy holiday. Schools shall remain closed effective May 4 up to 4th next month” External link

standardmedia Monday, May 4, 2020 12:47:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "I want to emphasis that for the past four weeks, students have been on normal vocation, an activity that ends on the fourth of May. During the intervening period, there will be many interventions that will depend on how the government controls this disease," External link

allafrica Tuesday, April 28, 2020 6:50:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "There will be many interventions depending on how we control the disease. Every child will be given time to cover the lost time before an exam is administered. The government hasn't decided if to postpone both the KCSE and KCPE [exams]," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 27, 2020 12:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “At this point the government has not decided to postpone both KCPE and KCSE . Let the children enjoy their last week on holiday and then start the one month that has been added to them,” External link

AfricaNews-English Monday, April 27, 2020 12:35:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “At this point the government has not decided to postpone both KCPE and KCSE. Let the children enjoy their last week on holiday and then start the one month that has been added to them,” External link

africa-newsroom Monday, April 27, 2020 11:38:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Due to the Corona Virus Pandemic that we are experiencing in our country, closure of schools will be extended by one month,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, April 27, 2020 11:27:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Due to the Corona Virus Pandemic that we are experiencing in our country, closure of schools will be extended by one month,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, April 26, 2020 8:52:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I want to emphasis that for the past four weeks, students have been on normal vocation, an activity that ends on the fourth of May. During the intervening period, there will be many interventions that will depend on how the government controls this disease,” External link

capitalfm Sunday, April 26, 2020 6:49:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “To the best of the government ability, the children are getting online learning,” External link

nation-ke Friday, April 24, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “There are several scenarios and they (the parents) will be shocked that perhaps, they were getting blood pressure for nothing,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, April 14, 2020 8:36:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : "We have still not reached the stage where we are saying we are going to postpone this or we are going to postpone that. Don't put words into our mouths," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "We are working on various modalities to ensure students have access to online education," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The only time that we have lost so far is three weeks. Right now, my children are enjoying their holiday until the end of the month," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "If we are to worry, we should be worrying as to when shall we be able to control this pandemic phenomenon," External link

thestarkenya Monday, April 13, 2020 8:40:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Let my children rest and enjoy their holiday, the government’s concern now is when how to control the virus,” External link

standardmedia Monday, April 13, 2020 7:50:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We do not live in isolation. We also look at what is happening in other parts of the world,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, April 2, 2020 12:37:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools should make arrangements to use school buses to ferry learners to their homes or nearest designated drop off points which must be within proximate distance to be picked by their parents,” External link

standardmedia Tuesday, March 24, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Beginning Monday 23rd March, 2020, the Ministry will enhance curriculum delivery through four different platforms - Radio , TV, YouTube and Kenya Education Cloud," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, March 18, 2020 4:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools should make arrangements to use school buses to ferry learners to their homes or nearest designated drop off points which must be within proximate distance to be picked by their parents,” External link

standardmedia Monday, March 16, 2020 1:59:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools should make arrangements to use school buses to ferry learners to their homes or nearest designated drop-off points which must be within proximate distance to be picked by their parents,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, March 16, 2020 1:12:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Regrettably, the money to purchase these products is not under my control but I will continue to go and check and I will shout about it,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 10, 2020 12:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “When parents allow children to leave their houses at 5 am, what exactly do you want me to do?” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “That is why there is no reason a child should go to school on Saturday but you still see them going. The parents allow them. It is a conversation that has no silver bullet. We have to engage together,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Any teacher who canes a child goes against the grain and the laws that are applicable must be applied like yesterday,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I have no teeth to smile to protect a teacher who canes a child,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I strongly believe the 100 per cent transition policy is feasible and is going to succeed. Nothing is going to stop government from achieving and maintaining 100 per cent transition,” External link

thestarkenya Saturday, March 7, 2020 4:02:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I have interviewed PhD graduates who could not remember their thesis. It time we stopped talking about number of students we graduate but quality graduates with quality,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 3, 2020 6:42:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Many managers in the industry are investing money to train some of the graduates that we have trained in universities since some are not up to the task,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, March 3, 2020 6:42:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Last year, money was provided by the government to provide sanitary pads. From a random sampling of children the reports are they are yet to get the pads," External link

nation-ke Tuesday, February 25, 2020 9:55:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "Last year, money was provided by the government to provide sanitary pads. From a random sampling of children the reports are they are yet to get the pads," External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, February 24, 2020 10:55:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “If the number of children in primary schools is going to increase, it does not make sense that the budget remains as per last year,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, February 20, 2020 1:22:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Out of this process we remained with 1,075, 201 who became eligible for placement. The total unaccounted for as per today is 4,811," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, February 18, 2020 4:07:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Until they change the law, I can sit pretty. If there is change in law then I will do something," External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Don’t be in a rush to say that you have graduated 100 PhDs. Are you sure they are PhDs or fellows whose theses have been written by others?” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, February 18, 2020 6:18:00 AM EAT

George Magoha indiqué : "En Afrique, nos universités devraient développer des modules d'apprentissage orientés vers les compétences afin de remédier au chômage des jeunes et à son impact social négatif" External link

french-news Tuesday, February 18, 2020 1:50:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Without mentioning names, currently the university with highest academic-to-support staff ratio is at 48:52 and the lowest is at 14:86,” External link

businessdailyafrica Monday, February 17, 2020 10:16:00 PM EAT

George Magoha indiqué : "En Afrique, nos universités devraient développer des modules d'apprentissage orientés vers les compétences afin de remédier au chômage des jeunes et à son impact social négatif" External link

french.china.org.cn Monday, February 17, 2020 8:01:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The quality of PhDs is depreciating. Even the Masters degree is useless. It's about time, we stopped talking about numbers, let’s have only quality graduates,” External link

standardmedia Monday, February 17, 2020 1:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “For sustainable capacity development of teachers under the CBC, and to improve the quality of education, the government has revised the lowest pre-service teacher training qualification from certificate (P1) to diploma level,” External link

standardmedia Monday, February 17, 2020 12:48:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “It is not ideal for the ministry to appoint members to a council that may soon be expunged from the Act, and whose roles are already being undertaken by the directorate,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, February 9, 2020 10:56:00 AM EAT

George Magoha warned : ''This single tragic incident must not be used by anyone to instil fear in our children in both public and private primary and secondary schools,'' External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 6, 2020 10:25:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : "The loss of a child is very painful. My condolences to parents who have lost their children," External link

ca-news Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:37:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : "The loss of a child is very painful. My condolences to parents who have lost their children," External link

bbc Monday, February 3, 2020 11:28:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "This is just a start and we are going to crack down on all schools in the country with poor structures," External link

bbc Monday, February 3, 2020 11:28:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "The contestants, if willing, can agree to solve the matter amicably by way of negotiations. It will then be fair for all other parties to withdraw their many intervening applications," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 30, 2020 4:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The government is providing free day secondary education and therefore any child who still has not reported to school should be taken to the nearest day school,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 27, 2020 2:00:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We still have 150,000-200,000 to be mopped up. The prerogative of the government in ensuring all children go to school is well grounded and is doing well,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha stated : “Teachers and school heads must enhance support services (to ensure all children are in school),” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 25, 2020 2:03:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We’re wondering why most of the children have not reported to school,” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 24, 2020 10:08:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "All senior appointments in the country, be it TSC, KNEC, public universities...when the process is complete the interviewing entity consults with the government. It is not an information process it is consultation," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 23, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "What you are seeing is a directive coming from somewhere. Somebody somewhere is pulling strings to destroy the university," External link

nation-ke Thursday, January 23, 2020 8:33:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Why are you keeping a student at home? Am coming,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 20, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Where is the girl? Tell her to prepare we are taking her to school,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 20, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “I want to urge sub-chiefs and chiefs to work with education officers on the ground to move around to trace students who are yet to join secondary schools so that we make sure they enroll. I will still move around, but everybody must get involved,” External link

capitalfm Monday, January 20, 2020 5:45:00 PM EAT

George Magoha says : “I cannot appoint anyone without consultation with my appointing authority. Am not beholden to anybody because I will take orders from my appointing authority,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, January 20, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha says : “I cannot appoint anyone without consultation with my appointing authority. Am not beholden to anybody because I will take orders from my appointing authority,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, January 20, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha told : “We had a minute and there was a candidate they had recommended,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, January 20, 2020 5:04:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "All senior appointments in the country, be it TSC, KNEC, public universities...when the process is complete the interviewing entity consults with the government. It is not an information process it is consultation," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 1:00:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "What you are seeing is a directive coming from somewhere. Somebody somewhere is pulling strings to destroy the university," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 1:00:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "All senior appointments in the country...when the process is complete the interviewing entity consults with the government," "The government looks at many other things...The council acted in a manner that does not conform. There is a candidate they recommended and I said am consulting. They went ahead and made the appointment," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 11:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : "What you are seeing is a directive coming from somewhere. Somebody somewhere is pulling strings to destroy the university," External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 11:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Prof Kiama will continue dispensing his duties as Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Human Resource and Administration, at the university,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 10:27:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “We have abolished extra levies and we are implementing only the gazetted school fees structure,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 20, 2020 7:22:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Admitting all this will complete our plan of admitting all candidates in line with the 100% transition from primary to secondary education as required by Article 53(1)(b) of the Kenya Constitution on provision of free and compulsory basic education to every Kenyan child,” External link

capitalfm Saturday, January 18, 2020 3:55:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We shall not be cowed. Every Kenyan must be ready to serve any part of the country. I believe security agencies in the affected counties can deal with this matter,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The affected schools are hundreds of kilometres from the Somali border with Kenya. It means these criminals are within the area, therefore locals must work closely with security agencies to report strangers. We are not going to be cowed in our own country,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 4:17:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We shall not be cowed. Every Kenyan must be ready to serve any part of the country. I believe security agencies in the affected counties can deal with this matter,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The affected schools are hundreds of kilometres from the Somali border with Kenya. It means these criminals are within the area, therefore locals must work closely with security agencies to report strangers. We are not going to be cowed in our own country,” External link

capitalfm Friday, January 17, 2020 10:58:00 AM EAT

George Magoha told : "We have a lot of primary schools but there are no secondary schools. People who own private schools also seem not to have interest in investing in secondary schools, and that's why they appear to me like they are interested in business than education. Please ask those people to consider putting up secondary schools," External link

nation-ke Friday, January 17, 2020 10:22:00 AM EAT

George Magoha alisema : "Baadhi ya wakazi wanatakiwa kutuhumiwa na sheria lazima itekelezwe kwa sababu siamini magaidi wanaweza kutoka kwingine na kuwashambulia watu. Wakazi wanatakiwa kuhojiwa kwa sababu hatuwezi kuishi kwa woga katika nchi yetu," External link

tuko Wednesday, January 15, 2020 9:05:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “I pray that may God grant their souls a good place in Heaven. But it will not be long, even before those idiots who killed them will be on the opposite side and they will even be asking for water, but water can’t cross from this side to that side,” External link

capitalfm Tuesday, January 14, 2020 5:34:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Having a child is no reason for a girl not to continue with [her] education. We will look for all teenage mothers who are supposed to report to Form One to ensure that they do not stay away from school,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 13, 2020 10:33:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “We are engaging positively (with the unions). There will be no strike ... we’ll not negotiate with a gun at the back of our heads,” External link

nation-ke Monday, January 13, 2020 6:58:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Having a child is no reason for a girl not to continue with [her] education. We will look for all teenage mothers who are supposed to report to Form One to ensure that they do not stay away from school,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 12, 2020 9:34:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “Schools are therefore advised to not increase fees and instead use the money provided as a move to enhance the attainment of 100 per cent transition, improve the learning environment and ensure the right to education is achieved,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 12, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Specifically, the project addresses dimensions of quality education which include providing basic support to ensure individual learners’ safety, provision of teachers and improvement of their professional efficacies, provision of teaching and learning materials, improvement of the learning environment, advocacy and gender sensitisation and supporting educational reforms that address content quality, relevance, assessment and delivery modes,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 12, 2020 11:25:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The issue of some learners’ details missing in the Nemis because they lack a birth certificate should not be a hindrance to the learners right’ to education,” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 10, 2020 12:14:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “You do not need to use a helicopter, just go by road because if you can save so much money, another person will get something to use,” External link

tuko Monday, January 6, 2020 11:49:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “You do not need to use a helicopter, just go by road because if you can save so much money, another person will get something to use,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 3:16:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “There are many children who feel they have failed in life and they all went to sub-county schools. The power of your life is in your hands, it is up to you to decide what you want,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 3:16:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “The President directed that we give at least 30 per cent of these scholarships to children in urban slums and it will also happen next year and other years to come to ensure no child is out of school,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The fund is meant to ensure that the very best students are able to join high school even if they are from disadvantaged backgrounds,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, January 5, 2020 5:20:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “You cannot relocate the school into the bush. I will order Kibos Sugar Company to shut down if they cannot build a school for the children with special needs within town,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 4, 2020 6:35:00 PM EAT

George Magoha added : “The President directed that we give at least 30 per cent of this scholarship to children in urban slums and it will also happen next year and other years to come to ensure no child is out of school,” External link

jamiiforums Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “The fund is meant to ensure that the very best students are able to join high school even if they are from disadvantaged backgrounds,” External link

jamiiforums Thursday, January 2, 2020 2:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha added : “The President directed that we give at least 30 per cent of this scholarship to children in urban slums and it will also happen next year and other years to come to ensure no child is out of school,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 1, 2020 11:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The fund is meant to ensure that the very best students are able to join high school even if they are from disadvantaged backgrounds,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, January 1, 2020 11:57:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “That public school candidates matched their private school candidates is proof that our Free Primary Education Programme has come of age and that our teachers are excelling in spite of the higher enrolment. It is also evident that girls are competing favourably with boys for the top academic honours,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 27, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “It is evident from the administration of the KCPE examination that the traditional forms of cheating have been wiped out. Our vigilant measures of examination administration have continued to assist us to nip in the bud some of the cases that would have led to cheating,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 27, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said : “Admitting all this will complete our plan of admitting all candidates in line with the 100% transition from primary to secondary education as required by Article 53(1)(b) of the Kenya Constitution on provision of free and compulsory basic education to every Kenyan child,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, December 27, 2019 8:17:00 AM EAT

George Magoha said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “I have no apologies to make to anybody as we move along. I have been given the powers by President Uhuru Kenyatta, and shall call for any data that I need. I have orders to evaluate and check that my officers are doing what I want them to do,” External link

nation-ke Monday, December 23, 2019 11:31:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : "Our teachers have done a fantastic job. There were no witnessed cheating cases in terms of early exam leakages whatsoever," External link

standardmedia Monday, December 23, 2019 8:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “These particular results will be released long before Christmas. Why do we have to keep them when they are ready? We prepare that before they go for Christmas, the children will know the schools they will be going to so that the parents can start preparing early,” External link

standardmedia Monday, December 23, 2019 8:27:00 PM EAT

George Magoha said : “The country doesn’t benefit anything from a student’s death. Families and the taxpayers have heavily invested in you. Do not disappoint them with your premature death,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, December 22, 2019 2:01:00 AM EAT

George Magoha referiu : “Estas condições não justificam a existência da escola e, portanto, é recomendada a revogação do certificado e o encerramento” External link

jornaldeangola Saturday, September 28, 2019 11:23:00 PM EAT

George Magoha referiu : "Estas condições não justificam a existência da escola e, portanto, é recomendada a revogação do certificado e o encerramento" External link

portalangop Friday, September 27, 2019 12:53:00 PM EAT

George Magoha alisema : “Mimi huwa sichezi siasa na nitakabiliana na yeyote atakayejaribu kuingiza siasa kwenye suala hili,” External link

tuko Tuesday, May 28, 2019 3:34:00 PM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
chairman48.02%EN12/01/201701/12/2017
examinations council chairman12.87%EN10/28/201728/10/2017
vice-chancellor7.43%EN10/27/201727/10/2017
examination council chairman2.48%EN09/04/201704/09/2017
chancellor4.95%EN02/01/201701/02/2017
boss2.48%EN01/10/201710/01/2017
ceo1.98%EN01/07/201707/01/2017
professor9.90%EN01/03/201703/01/2017
teachers service commission boss0.50%EN12/31/201631/12/2016
teachers service commission chairperson2.97%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
chairman knec board1.49%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
ceo of tsc0.99%EN12/29/201629/12/2016
chairperson1.49%EN12/02/201602/12/2016
education principal1.49%EN12/01/201601/12/2016
chief0.99%EN12/01/201601/12/2016
Names Lang Count
George MagohaEN100.00%


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Philip Etale ( about George Magoha ) : "The Ministry of Education should not be vague on the date of re-opening schools. CS George Magoha should not shy away from giving parents detailed information. Parents need to prepare for this event. It is an event because School fees has to be looked for" External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 6:04:00 PM EAT

Philip Etale ( about George Magoha ) : "The Ministry of Education should not be vague on the date of re-opening schools. CS George Magoha should not shy away from giving parents detailed information. Parents need to prepare for this event. It is an event because School fees has to be looked for" External link

tuko Tuesday, August 25, 2020 3:31:00 PM EAT

Mur Mohammed told ( about George Magoha ) : “We should not waste time discussing Prof Magoha’s academic achievements. Let us approve him,” External link

standardmedia Friday, February 21, 2020 12:54:00 PM EAT

Bonny Khalwale alisema ( about George Magoha ) : "Ningependa Waziri wa Elimu Georhe Magoha kushikilia usukani wa shule hii. Taasisi hii inapaswa kutumiwana wanafunzi, walimu na wazazi. Nafasi za kuabudu zimekodishwa kwa makanisa mbali mbali kila jumapili. Waziri anapaswa kupiga marufuku ibada za kila jumapili hapa. Napendekeza hivyo kwa kuwa baadhi ya makanisa yanaendesha ibada za kutiliwa shaka na hususan jinsi wanavyotangamana na watoto," External link

tuko Tuesday, February 4, 2020 11:18:00 PM EAT

Fred Ngatia said ( about George Magoha ) : “It is clear that the first respondent (Magoha) acted arbitrarily by failing to give the applicants any reasons for the impugned decision or an opportunity to be heard prior to making the decision contained in the gazette notice,” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, January 23, 2020 6:16:00 PM EAT

Constantine Wasonga said ( about George Magoha ) : “Prof Magoha, who had promised to talk to us is the one who blocked the registration of the mutually agreed CBA,” External link

standardmedia Saturday, January 18, 2020 8:58:00 AM EAT