ANGOLAN EDUCATION MINISTER IN DAKAR ATTENDING AFRICAN PRESIDENTIAL ROUNDTABLE

LUANDA,Angolan Education Minister Pinda SimAPound o is in Senegal to represent President Jose Eduardo dos Santos at the 2017 Presidential Round Table organized by the Association for the Development of Education in Africa (ADEA) being held in Dakar from Tuesday to Friday.

The event, being held under the theme "Financing Education in Africa", sees African statesmen seeking ways to mobilise resources for the development of the education sector in Africa.

The meeting will also discuss the creation of a self-sustaining fund for the development of education on the continent.

On Wednesday, the participants held plenary sessions where SimAPound o presented a review on the development of the fight against illiteracy in Angola.

The minister also fused on development of technical and vocational training in the field of technology, the promotion of agricultural and industrial development, as well as the importance of the teacher's training programmes at all levels.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK

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