Rwanda: 24,000 students victims of the higher education mess
(...)“Our academic institutions need more democracy, more autonomy, more academic freedom, merit-based selection, accountability and competitiveness. Scholarships and bursaries should be granted to all students from poor families without any political consideration. The promotion of staff, teachers and lecturers is still based on non scholastic criteria such as seniority, family and political background and connections.”(...)
This is from the press release (see attachment) of FDU about education mess in Rwanda.