Indigenous Education Foundation of Tanzania (IEFT) is a collaboration between the community and the volunteers with the mission of providing quality and reasonably priced schooling to the less privileged college students of Tanzania, East Africa. The year 1997 witnessed 4 million students enrolled in primary colleges all through Tanzania, an extra 234,743 college students enrolled in secondary faculties, and 17,812 students enrolled in universities in Tanzania (United Nations Statistical Yearbook fifty seven). That is the type of training the place one 1earns how one can survive in life via experiences and directions from the elders by adapting to the atmosphere.
The type of main schooling to be offered ought to be related for whom it will be terminal in addition to for these to whom it will be preparatory.’ As a substitute of the first school activities being geared to a competitive examination which is able to select the few who go on to secondary school, they should goal at preparation for the life, which the majority of the children will lead (Nyerere, 1968).
We are watching our elite bounce into the fray of scrapping and stripping us of our humanity, our land, our assets, our culture our historical past, and our legit proper because the indigenous of Mzantsi. The present forces of globalisation which have robust elements of cultural imperialism and goals at the harmonization of attitudes, supposedly, with the emergence of a worldwide tradition and the domination in the usage of foreign languages in major schools in Africa provide little or no room for the acquisition of African indigenous information.
Tanzania is just not at all times simple on its volunteers so when the automotive breaks down and we walk to work, we snigger, when the electrical energy is out, we snort, when the key would not work, the web is broken, the meals is burnt, the bus is not operating on time, we preserve our cool and keep an eye on the bigger image.