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Inside education promises of presidential candidates

Expect free lunch, free university education even as free laptops remain a mirage

In Summary

• It's the season of promises. Education ones have legal, policy, financial implications 

• Governance expert says for Helb funding to increase, the state will have to raise taxes

As the country gears up towards the general elections, political aspirants have come up with several pledges for the future.

The promises are accompanied by economic models and visualisation ...