MINEDUC to provide computers to all 12YBE schools by 2021

By IGIHE
On 21 September 2017 at 02:46

The State Minister in Charge of Primary and Secondary Education in the Ministry of Education (MINEDUC), Isaac Munyakazi has said that the Ministry targets to provide computers to all 12-year-basic education (12YBE) schools in the next five years.
Munyakazi unveiled the target on Wednesday, during a visit to G.S Muhoza in Musanze District.

He said that the distribution process is still underway and all schools will have gotten computers in five years

“The government has invested much effort and resources in ICT and working towards its inclusion in teaching and learning. We started by providing basic equipment, then after we will provide more facilities like internet to enable students use computers in research,” he said.

He said that the target is in line with the government’s ICT inclusion programme in service delivery

Munyakazi appreciated how the 100 computers at G.S Muhoza have contributed to the delivery of quality of education.

“This is a twelve-year-basic education school and students have access to ICT subjects which gives usassurance that quality education is not limited to city-based-schools, but in rural schools as well,” he said.

According to the Ministry of Education, a total of 20,000 computers have been distributed to 200 schools across the country.


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