My colleagues and I would like to express our gratitude to and admiration for Fred Swaniker, whose writings on education in New African magazine have been invaluable.
No doubt Knowledge is Power, as the column title says. All development is based on knowledge and knowledge itself can only come from good education.
There can be no doubt that many of us teachers and educators are facing large obstacles in terms of irrelevant syllabuses, poor planning and a serious lack of facilities and resources. We worry about what kind of education we are able to impart to our students and how this will help them in their later life.