UK Suspends Education Aid to Kenya

The U.K. Department for International Development has suspended funding to the Kenyan Ministry of Education for its failure to account where the money for the country's free primary education program has gone. The missing funds amount to 100 million Kenyan shillings (USD1.3 million), Kenya Broadcasting Corp. reports.

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  • Eliza Villarino

    Eliza Villarino is an associate editor for Devex and leads the company's news team in Manila. She played a critical role in conceptualizing the Development Newswire. Prior to joining Devex in 2004, she has already published articles and news briefs for Internet media organizations and for the Institute for Ethics and Economic Policy at Fordham University in New York. She earned her bachelor's in political science and master's in public affairs from the University of the Philippines. Eliza is a member of Mensa Philippines.