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Luanda increases number of students in education system

Thu, 17 Jan 2019 09:45 - Education

Luanda - At least 15,930 new students have been enrolled for the current school year in Luanda, said on Saturday the provincial education director, Narciso Bendito.

  • Luanda province education director, Narciso Benedito

The recent figure joins the already existing number of 1.5 million students, who attended school in 2018.

In general, said the education official, the current school year has over 140,000 new students to attend school in pre-school, first grade, seventh grade and tenth grade.

Several schools have been built to cater for the present demand in the number of students.

The school year is to be officially opened on January 31.