Among the agencies that received new appointments are National Transport and Safety Authority, Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
, Kenya Maritime Authority, Kenya Nuclear Electricity Board, Rural Electrification Board, Water Resources Authority, Water Services Regulatory Authority and Lappset among others.
class="MsoNormalStill, it took the intervention of keen parents, who raised their concerns through an aggressive social media campaign, for the publisher, the Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
, to capitulate under the mounting pressure and recall the books.
Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
is recalling its Grade Two English textbook following criticism over questionable content, as pressure mounts on the Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) to enhance its vetting.
These are Kenya Literature Bureau (KLB), Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
, Longhorn, East African Education Publishers, Moran and Oxford.
Even the Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
does not touch publishing in vernacular despite being a national cultural foundation.
"The Ministry of Education advises children from needy and vulnerable families to seek financial assistance for the boarding component from alternative Government and Private interventions that include Constituency Development Fund, County Government bursary funds, Equity Bank Foundation, Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
, Kenya Commercial Bank Foundation and Cooperative Bank, among other charities," he said.
The financial support can come from the National Government Constituency Development Fund (NGCDF), county government bursary funds, Equity Bank Foundation, Jomo Kenyatta Foundation
, Kenya Commercial Bank Foundation and Cooperative Bank, among other charities, it says."With assistance from all these interventions, the ministry wishes to advise all Form One students to be ready to report to the schools they have been selected, to join," said Education Principal Secretary Belio Kipsang' on Sunday.